Changes are coming to the Twitter API

Twitter API Changes are coming

As per the title it seems like there are some pretty big changes coming to how you can use the Twitter API. A post over on the dev blog https://dev.twitter.com/blog/changes-coming-to-twitter-api discusses them in more detail. You can read a breakdown of some of the changes over on Marco Arment’s blog. Interpreting some of Twitter’s API changes. Seems a bit like twitter is shooting itself in the foot. I use third party apps all the time and these changes seem to be pretty restrictive in what they can and can’t do.

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