Currently that is the case. In the future, however, we intend to allow an an
account that is authorized to follow a given set of protected users to
stream the allowed set of protected statuses.

-John Kalucki
Services, Twitter Inc.

On Tue, Dec 15, 2009 at 12:48 AM, Frank Mertz <> wrote:

> On Dec 9, 6:31 pm, John Kalucki <> wrote:
> > You should use the follow parameter on the track resource in the
> Streaming
> > API.
> Please correct me if I am wrong, but as far as I know the Streaming
> API only delivers public statuses. So you would miss the updates of
> friends who protected their tweets.

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