Thanks for your reply, Raffi. So getting the public_timeline and filtering it out by location is the way to go right now? Or would you suggest looking into another (less computational) method?
On Dec 11, 3:59 pm, Raffi Krikorian <ra...@twitter.com> wrote: > not right now, unfortunately. > > > > > > On Fri, Dec 11, 2009 at 5:16 AM, ArtJulian <art.jul...@gmail.com> wrote: > > Hi, > > > I'm trying to build an application around trending topics based on a > > specific location through the public timeline, but would rather not > > filter the timeline on location afterwards. I did notice the Local > > Trends Methods, but I would like to set my own parameters and > > therefore depend on the public timeline to get the recent posts for > > the specific country. > > > Is there a way to request the > >http://twitter.com/statuses/public_timeline.xml > > for specific countries and/or locations? I need the most recent status > > posts from a specific location, but I don't want to waste requests by > > deleting most of the data afterwards. > > > Any help would be great! > > > Arthur > > -- > Raffi Krikorian > Twitter Platform Teamhttp://twitter.com/raffi