We recommend separate application registrations for each platform (http://support.twitter.com/articles/79901) and this is the approach we take (web, Twitter for iPhone, Twitter for Android, and so on). You may not use the exact same name across multiple applications, however.
Brian Sutorius Twitter API Policy On May 5, 9:01 am, YCBM <youcannotb...@gmail.com> wrote: > Hi All, > > When an existing web app that is setup and registered on Twitter > decides to launch a mobile extension, what are the best practices > involved here with oauth? > > Are there may be benefits of registering a new app on Twitter with all > new API key & Consumer Secret/Key than what you are using for the web > app? Does it provide any more security in any way to have both the > web app and mobile app using separate keys? > > If so, can you register a mobile app with the same name as one that > exists (assuming you own both)? We'd like the source name of status > updates to come from the same name as our web app/brand if possible. > That may not be possible, not sure. > > Any guidance is greatly appreciated. > > Best, > YCB -- 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