Twitter Rolls Out Account Activity API to Developers, Delays Retiring of Legacy APIs for Third-Parties

Twitter Rolls Out Account Activity API to Developers, Delays Retiring of Legacy APIs for Third-Parties


Twitter has introduced that its new Account Activity API is now out there to builders and its legacy companies will retire on August 16 and never June 19 as earlier reported.

In April 2017, Twitter introduced the Account Activity API (utility programming interface) to assist builders construct options that enabled companies to create higher engagement experiences.

In December, the corporate introduced the enterprise basic availability.

“Today we’re excited to announce the Account Activity API is now generally available to all developers through our developer portal,” the micro-blogging platform mentioned late on Wednesday.

With this, Twitter has changed legacy companies like Site Streams, User Streams and “REST Direct Message” endpoints.

“We did so as part of our efforts to improve the developer experience and provide a sustainable way to help businesses engage with those looking to connect with them,” Twitter mentioned in a weblog publish.

“As we retire aging APIs, we have no plans to add these capabilities to Account Activity API or create a new streaming service for related use cases,” it added.

The Direct Message endpoints on the “REST API” have been changed with extra practical endpoints.



Adapted From: Gadgets360

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