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.
>
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