I love you guys. You did it ... That has increased the Streaming usability to some 1000 times.
Thanks in million ways, Alam Sher On Tue, Apr 20, 2010 at 10:03 AM, M. Edward (Ed) Borasky <zn...@comcast.net>wrote: > On 04/19/2010 04:39 PM, Mark McBride wrote: > > To date the streaming API has only supported logical OR in track > > keywords (http://apiwiki.twitter.com/Streaming-API-Documentation#track). > > Today we're happy to announce that we support logical ANDing in > > production as well. > > > > The track parameter is treated as a series of phrases. Phrases are > > separated by commas. Words within phrases are delimited by spaces. A > > tweet matches if any phrase matches. A phrase matches if all of the > > words are present in the tweet. (e.g. 'the twitter' is 'the' AND > > 'twitter', and 'the,twitter' is 'the' OR 'twitter'.). Some > > examples... > > 1) "twitter api,twitter streaming" > > ( > http://stream.twitter.com/1/statuses/filter.xml?track=twitter+api%2Ctwitter+streaming > ) > > will match the tweets "The Twitter API is awesome" and "The twitter > > streaming deal is fast", but not "I'm new to Twitter" > > 2) The same approach to dealing with case, punctuation, @replies and > > hashtags still applies. So "chirp search,chirp streaming" > > ( > http://stream.twitter.com/1statuses/filter.xml?track=chirp+search%2Cchirp+streaming > ) > > will match "Listening to the @chirp talk on search", "I'm at Chirp > > talking about search!", and "loving this search talk #chirp" > > > > This should dramatically close the gap on what you can do with the > > search API but not with streaming, and also reduce the amount of data > > users have to consumer to match on multiple keywords. > > Comments/questions welcome as always. > > > > ---Mark > > > > http://twitter.com/mccv > > > > > > Awesome! > > -- > M. Edward (Ed) Borasky > borasky-research.net/m-edward-ed-borasky > > "A mathematician is a device for turning coffee into theorems." ~ Paul > Erdős > > > -- > Subscription settings: > http://groups.google.com/group/twitter-development-talk/subscribe?hl=en > -- _______________ Alam Sher Khan +92 331 505 5549