On Aug 31, 12:46 pm, Matt Harris <thematthar...@twitter.com> wrote: > Like many mobile applications Twitter for Android uses xAuth. In this > mode the user enters their username and password which is then sent to > Twitter for the OAuth credentials. Part of the agreement of granting > access to xAuth is that the application must not store the username > and password.
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