>I am going to develop an application that is doing large-scale >analysis of twitter data for scientific purposes at my university.
See http://www.readwriteweb.com/cloud/2010/10/-takes-away-the-complexity.php BigSheets is a tool created by IBM which can run (through) streams of Twitter data for days, weeks or even months on particular keywords. That data can then be mashed up with internal information. Every possible type of twitter data mining is covered here (in brief). http://isc.sans.edu/diary.html?storyid=5728&rss ~~~ Mohan -- Twitter developer documentation and resources: http://dev.twitter.com/doc API updates via Twitter: http://twitter.com/twitterapi Issues/Enhancements Tracker: http://code.google.com/p/twitter-api/issues/list Change your membership to this group: http://groups.google.com/group/twitter-development-talk