Thanks. I am aware of the entity URLs. I thought the API may have something else, but my guess is that the new UI does what I would do, which is look for URLs from known sources and then display them in the appropriate player.
On Sat, Mar 19, 2011 at 7:51 PM, Tim Bull <t...@trunk.ly> wrote: > Have you looked at embed.ly? > > You can use the entities to extract the URLs really easily too > http://developer.twitter.com/pages/tweet_entities > > Tim > > On Mar 20, 10:44 am, Scott Wilcox <sc...@dor.ky> wrote: >> Hi Adam, >> >> I've not seen anything API side for it (for public use), I think mostly its >> built into the NewTwitter UI. Probably rendered inline. >> >> It'll be interested to see Ryan or Taylor respond to this, but I doubt there >> is anything for us to use. >> >> Scott. >> >> On 19 Mar 2011, at 23:38, Adam Green wrote: >> >> >> >> >> >> >> >> > I have a client who wants to extract videos that are embedded in >> > tweets and displayed in the new Twitter UI. I realized that I have >> > never seen anything here about this issue. A check of the docs shows >> > nothing on this, and using the relevant API calls for statuses doesn't >> > return any fields related to embedded media. Is this available through >> > the API? >> >> > The other way I can see doing this is looking for entity URLs from >> > YouTube and other video sites, but I was hoping there was something >> > more direct. > > -- > 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 > -- Adam Green Twitter API Consultant and Trainer http://140dev.com @140dev -- 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