You would create a twitter app at https://dev.twitter.com/apps After you create it, there is a "My Access Token" button on the details page for your application. I /believe/ that will get you what you want.
James On Mon, May 23, 2011 at 3:04 PM, Craig Walls <hab...@gmail.com> wrote: > > I'd like to use the streaming API to track certain terms that I'll > ultimately present to all of my web application's users. For instance, > I want my app to display all tweets for some event, identified by some > hashed term. > > I see that the streaming API (unlike the search API) requires > authentication, either Basic or OAuth. For tinkering purposes, I've > just used my own OAuth token/secret to hit the streaming API. But > which credentials should my app use? Since the stream will be > presented to all of my app's users, it doesn't make sense for it to > use a single user's credentials. It also doesn't make much sense to > open up individual, but identical streams for each user. > > Is there a way to consume the streaming API with some app-level > credentials? > > -- > Twitter developer documentation and resources: https://dev.twitter.com/doc > API updates via Twitter: https://twitter.com/twitterapi > Issues/Enhancements Tracker: https://code.google.com/p/twitter-api/issues/list > Change your membership to this group: > https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/twitter-development-talk > -- Twitter developer documentation and resources: https://dev.twitter.com/doc API updates via Twitter: https://twitter.com/twitterapi Issues/Enhancements Tracker: https://code.google.com/p/twitter-api/issues/list Change your membership to this group: https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/twitter-development-talk