I think this has the potential to end up getting you blocked for spamming. You've identified a real problem with the impending OAuth change I think. Would be good to hear a recommendation directly from Twitter as to how to handle your type of situation.
On Jun 21, 7:12 pm, Ryan <craft.r...@gmail.com> wrote: > I operate a Twitter web app (GroupTweet) that effectively runs in the > background once users activate it for the first time. The only reason they > would need to log back into our site is to change their settings or > configuration. Our app directly relies on the ability to read Direct > Messages, so its crucial users re-authenticate otherwise the service will be > useless until they do. > > We don't collect email addresses. > > So my question is, how are other people notifying their users about the need > to re-authenticate before June 30th? > > Is there a way to create a script that sends @mentions to each of my > authenticated users or would this be blocked due to potential for spam > abuse? -- 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