[Pharo-project] JSON - Accessing Pharo on Twitter from within Pharo

Bart Gauquie bart.gauquie at gmail.com
Tue Nov 2 21:36:20 CET 2010

Hi Torsten,

I just developed this about 2 hours ago. You've already testing it. Cool!
Release early is the motto of Rework, so i'm doing this.

If you look at:
the q param  thats being used is:
Find tweets *containing a word*:

so maybe thats why if you search on pharo you're also gettin results from
other things mentioning pharo?

And I now just noticed that some further in that paragraph I can query on a

I'll adapt it right now:-)

Kind regards,


On Tue, Nov 2, 2010 at 9:17 PM, Torsten Bergmann <astares at gmx.de> wrote:

> First load:
> -------------------------------------------------------------------------
> Gofer new
>    renggli: 'omnibrowser';
>    package: 'JSON';
>    load.
> -------------------------------------------------------------------------
> then evaluate:
> -------------------------------------------------------------------------
> |hashToFollow json root subs|
> hashToFollow := 'pharo'.
> json := Json readFrom: ('
> http://search.twitter.com/search.json?rpp=50&result_type=recent&lang=all&q=',
> hashToFollow) asUrl retrieveContents
>                                contentStream.
> subs := json results collect: [:each |
>        HelpTopic title: (each at: 'created_at' ifAbsent: '')
>                         contents: (each at: 'text' ifAbsent: '')
> ].
> root := HelpTopic named: 'Pharo on Twitter'.
> root subtopics: subs.
> HelpBrowser openOn: root
> -------------------------------------------------------------------------
> gives mixed results (not all related to pharo project)
> If I try hashToFollow := 'pharoproject' it returns nothing
> while the twitter channel is accessible at http://twitter.com/pharoproject
> ?
> Anyone know the correct hashToFollow for Pharo project only contents?
> Thx
> T.
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