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Working with the Twitter Archive

Over the last few months I've been having a lot of fun with the Twitters. It all started simply enough, just upgrading my lifestream to pull from an authenticated feed. Now I'm playing with a few Twitter bots, looking into the streaming API, and even working on a PHP library with David Kryzaniak.…

  • Category Web Development
  • Posted April 8, 2013
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Parsing Twitter Feeds with PHP

The most difficult part of pulling information from Twitter's 1.1 API is the actual request. I've covered how to create the OAuth request in some previous posts: making a basic OAuth request and passing in extra parameters. Once you get the information back, though, what do you do with it?

Twitter…

  • Category Web Development
  • Posted February 24, 2013
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Fuzzy Date

There is a big difference between human-readable dates and computer-parseable date information. People are much better interpreters of variable inputs while most programs pass around a standardized machine format. Since I'm a PHP guy the two formats I'm used to are MySQL DATETIME and the UNIX…

  • Category Web Development
  • Posted December 1, 2012
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My Lifestream

As a web developer interested in creating a web presence I'm constantly looking for new projects to add to and inhance my websites. Some of these (like this blog) require a fair degree of committment to create new content, while others (like my about page) is a simple static page. I've always kept…

  • Category Web Development
  • Posted September 9, 2010
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Activity Stream

  • Tweeted | RT @JeffAHamilton: Dev: oh hey u guys are back early QA: build's haunted Dev: what? QA: *loading a pistol and kicking open the door to t…
  • Tweeted | This workweek lasted approximately five months, can only assume that the weekend will be infinite. Hashtag maths.
  • Read Recursion by Blake Crouch.
  • Created tag v1.0.28 at shutterstock/public-api-javascript-sdk.
  • Pushed some code at shutterstock/public-api-sdk-generator.
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