I'm not sure how long the queue is right now, but we're coming back from a
vacation weekend here in San Francisco and it'll probably take a bit for us
to work through the queue this week. That said, we'll work through it as
quickly as we (securely) can. Each request must be researched before
approval can be granted due to all the concerns with logins and passwords
illustrated in this great discussion thread.
Developer Advocate, Twitter
On Mon, May 31, 2010 at 9:05 PM, Bess <bess...@gmail.com> wrote:
> Exactly how long does it take to apply and get approved on xAuth?
> If I apply xAuth today, am I standing on a queue that is 1,000 long?
> I am preparing a Twitter Developer Book. If it takes a few weeks and
> few months, I would have to change plan not to count on xAuth. Would
> anyone give any feedback?
> I also like to confirm that I have tested Objective-C OAuth library on
> iPhone. OAuth does take you outside the app to Safari for Twitter
> authentication page. I test the work flow at Twitter Annotation
> Hackfest this weekend. The Twitter authentication page is not
> optimized for iPhone. It is difficult for users to find the section
> where user can enter username and password. IMHO I would like to see
> at least that page is styled and sized properly for mobile browser
> webkit so it looks like part of native app with less word in larger
> font size and bigger buttons.
> The only way you can customize and style Twitter username/pwd page
> would be using xAuth.
> On May 31, 9:35 am, Jann Gobble <janngob...@gmail.com> wrote:
> > On May 31, 2010, at 9:25 AM, Bernd Stramm wrote:
> > > In any case Jann, you have convinced me of something I strongly
> > > suspected - I really should get xauth for my application as well.
> > If I have convinced one person today, I have done my job. I am used to
> that -- what with being a Mac user for decades. <grin>
> > > Be safe,
> > You too!
> > Jann