On Fri, Dec 25, 2009 at 18:40, Zhu Wu <wzx725...@gmail.com> wrote: > I am going to try both. thanks, abraham and Raffi. > > additionally, could you guys help me consider such case? in my app, I > need to fetch the tweets from about 400+ accounts to fullfill the > table in the firstly launch( it's an iphone app actually). how to > avoid blacklisted by server for the suddenly flood of api call? the > user_timeline should fit my requirements but I am still a little > concern about the performance and server's reaction even if I cache > server response. > BR, > Zhu > > It is unlikely that you will get blacklisted. Just be mindful of the rate limiting.
http://apiwiki.twitter.com/Rate-limiting > On Dec 26, 6:53 am, Abraham Williams <4bra...@gmail.com> wrote: > > You could also add the specified users to a list and use: > > > > http://apiwiki.twitter.com/Twitter-REST-API-Method:-GET-list-statuses > > > > > > > > > > > > On Fri, Dec 25, 2009 at 13:05, Raffi Krikorian <ra...@twitter.com> > wrote: > > > hi zhu. > > > > > one way would be to create a twitter account that follows all those > users, > > > and then call > > > > http://apiwiki.twitter.com/Twitter-REST-API-Method%3A-statuses-home_t...yourown > user. > > > > > alternatively, if you don't want to have a twitter account, then you > can > > > call > > > > >http://apiwiki.twitter.com/Twitter-REST-API-Method%3A-statuses-user_t. > .. > > > > > for each of the users you are interested in, and merge the results > > > yourself. > > > > > On Fri, Dec 25, 2009 at 12:23 AM, Zhu Wu <wzx725...@gmail.com> wrote: > > > > >> Hi group, > > >> I am new here, so please forgive me if I made any mistake. now I am > > >> wondering if twitter provides anyway of fetching a timeline for a > > >> group of user I am interested in without logging in. I would like to > > >> call it a "public group timeline" I searched the official site of > > >> twitter api but no luck. can anyone shed a light for me? (an alternate > > >> way is also welcomed) :) > > > > >> TIA, > > >> Zhu > > > > > -- > > > Raffi Krikorian > > > Twitter Platform Team > > >http://twitter.com/raffi > > > > -- > > Abraham Williams | Awesome Lists |http://awesomeli.st > > Project | Intersect |http://intersect.labs.poseurtech.com > > Hacker |http://abrah.am|http://twitter.com/abraham > > This email is: [ ] shareable [x] ask first [ ] private.- Hide quoted text > - > > > > - Show quoted text - > -- Abraham Williams | Awesome Lists | http://awesomeli.st Project | Intersect | http://intersect.labs.poseurtech.com Hacker | http://abrah.am | http://twitter.com/abraham This email is: [ ] shareable [x] ask first [ ] private. Sent from Madison, WI, United States