Eventually the Streaming API will be all oAuth as well, but on a different, yet to be determined, schedule.
User Streams will launch with oAuth. The preview will switch over to oAuth soon. -John On Wed, Apr 28, 2010 at 9:05 AM, Jason Wong <ja...@kratedesign.com> wrote: > Raffi, does the discontinuation of basic authorization on the API also > effect the Streaming API or just the REST API? > > Thanks, > Jason. > > Raffi Krikorian wrote: > > hi all. > you're going to be hearing a lot from me over the next 9 weeks. our plan is > to turn off basic authorization on the API by june 30, 2010 -- developers > will have to switch over to OAuth by that time. between now and then, there > will be a lot of information coming along with tips on how to use OAuth > Echo, xAuth, etc. we really want to make this transition as easy as we can > for everybody. > as always, please feel free to reach out to this group, or to @twitterapi > directly. if you need help remembering the date - > http://bit.ly/twcountdown. > -- > Raffi Krikorian > Twitter Platform Team > http://twitter.com/raffi >