All Twitter accounts have access to the Spritzer access level on /1/statues/sample.format. The Gardenhose rate increases the flow on that same resource by about three times. You have to agree to a EULA. Email a...@twitter.com to get started.
-John Kalucki http://twitter.com/jkalucki Services, Twitter Inc. On Sun, Dec 27, 2009 at 11:14 AM, Arunachalam <arunachala...@gmail.com>wrote: > Hi, > > The webpage http://apiwiki.twitter.com/Streaming-API-Documentationspecifies > "The " > *Gardenhose*" access level provides a proportion more suitable for *data > mining and research applications* that desire a larger proportion to be > statistically significant sample". > > Please let me know how to get the access for the Gardenhose API and also > usage of gradenhose feeds which is not mentioned in that webpage. > > Is it possible to access the Gradenhose API after getting the access rights > using http://stream.twitter.com/1/statuses/gradenhose.json* ? > > * > Cheers, > Arunachalam >