@andy thanks a lot. Let's hope twitter devs see this as something that is really needed right now. I've asked so many of my friends and most of them have stopped checking their direct messages altogether due to these spams!
-Nischal On Aug 20, 9:31 am, Andy Matsubara <andymatsub...@gmail.com> wrote: > Thank you. I voted it. > > On Fri, Aug 20, 2010 at 10:55 AM, nischalshetty > > > > <nischalshett...@gmail.com> wrote: > > I've created a feature request. I request everyone to star it so that > > this can be done. > > > Life would be so much simpler when users don't receive those automated > > direct messages! > > >http://code.google.com/p/twitter-api/issues/detail?id=1819 > > > -Nischal > > > On Aug 20, 1:18 am, "M. Edward (Ed) Borasky" <zn...@borasky- > > research.net> wrote: > >> +1e9 > >> -- > >> M. Edward (Ed) Boraskyhttp://borasky-research.nethttp://twitter.com/znmeb > > >> "A mathematician is a device for turning coffee into theorems." - Paul > >> Erdos > > >> Quoting nischalshetty <nischalshett...@gmail.com>: > > >> > I'm totally and unconditionally frustrated with the direct messages > >> > sent by various apps. I set out on creating a spam filter for twitter > >> > direct messages but then realized this one small thing from twitter's > >> > dev team would help everyone a lot more than any of us 3rd party devs > >> > doing it. > > >> > Can we have the application source for Direct Messages as well? It'll > >> > help in identifying the source of automated direct messages and app > >> > developers can incorporate a way in which users can block messages > >> > from rogue apps. > > >> > I'm really tired of being everyone's #Godfather !!