Transcript of "Twitter Update for Social Developers London - May 2013"
Angus FoxDeputy Secretary, Social Developers LondonDirector, Multizone LimitedTwitter: @nuxnixThis talk draws on informationfrom dev.twitter.com but is inno way endorsed byTwitterCorporation #justsaying
The first place to start is at dev.twitter.com1.0 retirementLegacywidgetsTweetdeckEOLApp level authIE6 and IE7andTFW@twitterapiStockSymbols inTweetsMusic
API v1 Retirement DateExtended to June 11 https://dev.twitter.com/blog/api-v1-retirement-final-dates Legacy widget obsolete – useembedded timelines Application-onlyauthentication Application as opposed to aspecific user Client Credentials Grantfollows the OAuth 2specification. OAuth 1.0a is still required toissue requests on behalf ofusers. Follow @TwitterAPI
IE6 - May 13th: Tweet & Follow buttons &embedded timelinessilently exit Factory functions for thecreation of widgets will bedefined, but will returnfalse on IE6 work for thetime being on IE7 Web Intents eventframework shims will nolonger be supported in IE6and IE7.http://www.saveie6.com/http://www.ie6nomore.com/
“TweetDeck the productcontinues to thrive aspart ofTwitter, but theold company has beendormant for sometime, with nooutstanding liabilities;hence our agreementwith the move todissolve it.” TweetDeckAIR, Androidand iPhone rely on v1.0ofTwitter’s API and willbe retired with it “this new tweetdeck isjust awful. thanks for allthe updates making thisprogram illogical,annoying and worthless.bummed i have to switchto something else afteryears ..”
Tweets text dollar sign($) followed by anidentifier will show upunder the"entities/symbols" key. #982The symbolsentity field now existson streamedTweetsbut is not populatedcorrectly.
This changes the waypeople find music, onTwitter Uses activity, includingto surface populartracks and artists. music-relatedprofiles, music, artists,and songs Songs on fromiTunes, Spotify or Rdio.
Q. I want to know ifthere is an API for gettingthe list ofpopular/trending musicwhich is shown in thelatest twitter music app.?A. No, there is not.Youcould potentially makesuch analysis yourselfusing the Streaming APIand monitoring variousartistis, the #NowPlayinghashtag and so on.
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