Thanks very much! I don't know the ins and outs of Twitter's data distribution rules, but my intent is to use this strictly for classroom assignments and we will not post or distribute the data in any way.
Cordially, Ted On Sun, Mar 6, 2011 at 8:55 PM, @IDisposable <idisposa...@gmail.com> wrote: >> Is such a collection available for download anywhere, or is there an >> existing program I could use to simply record twitter data for some >> period of time? (I've heard about both the firehose and the streaming >> API, but can't seem to find anything that is ready to run with that >> for this particular task....but I might not know where to look). > > I could possibly export the STLTweels database in JSON format, but I > don't want to run afoul of Twitter policies... We've got 47MM tweets > from 600K tweeps... > > -- > 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 > -- Ted Pedersen http://www.d.umn.edu/~tpederse -- 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