What's the best method to get statuses from multiple users using
streaming? Do I have to use Site Streams in order to get this
information?

On Nov 10, 11:21 am, yaemog Dodigo <yae...@gmail.com> wrote:
> On Wed, Nov 10, 2010 at 11:08 AM, mage26 <mag...@gmail.com> wrote:
> > I am currently integrating Twitter with a small social network. I am
> > using PHP and the twitteroauth library.  The idea is that a user can
> > sync their account to their Twitter. So when they post on their wall,
> > it will send a tweet and it will post their tweets onto their wall.
> > Currently, I am gathering user tweets via a PHP script run by cron
> > that runs like this:
>
> > 1. go through every user that has connected to their twitter account
> > 2. pull the last 20 tweets for each user.
> > 3. See if any of these tweets are new. If so, deposit into database.
>
> You could easily replace this by using the streaming API. No rate limiting
> no cron job, just works.
> --d

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