I have the same problem. I using the search API to find tweets near a
But I only want to receive results that are specifically geotagged
with lat / lon coordinates.
Is there a way to tell the API not t return anything that doesn't have
On May 26, 7:54 pm, John Kalucki <j...@twitter.com> wrote:
> Most users don't geotag their tweets. If they don't opt-in, the information
> isn't available.
> On Wed, May 26, 2010 at 10:34 AM, gm <gmans...@gmail.com> wrote:
> > Hi,
> > I am using the twitter stream api to access the sample of public
> > tweets.
> > For each tweet I need to know the latitude and longitude location from
> > where the tweet was sent. I am looking up that information in the
> > "geo" tag/field. But I observed that even if the "geo_enabled" field
> > is set to true, the "geo" field is set to null for many tweets. Will
> > appreciate if you can help me understand why this is the case.
> > Also will appreciate if you can help me figure out if there is a
> > better way to find the latitude and longitude location from where the
> > tweet was sent by the user.
> > thanks and I greatly appreciate your help with this!
> > gm