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Consuming the Twitter Streaming API

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If you’ve been using polling to track Twitter search terms (totally random example), you may have wondered if there is a more efficient and reliable method. The Twitter streaming API is a potential solution.

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Threads Suck

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Ricky Ho gives an excellent description of two competing models for concurrency: theads vs. sequential message passing.

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