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Developing Mashup Air Apps: Consuming Twitter APIs published on InsideRIA

This is another excerpt from my chapter of  the O'Reilly AIR Cookbook published on InsideRIA: Consuming Twitter APIs.

Twitter provides its own set of APIs to consume its web services and create mashups that use its services.
This solution will use the simplest approach to consume Twitter’s APIs, without carrying out the authentication procedure to retrieve information about protected users who aren’t friends.
The examples provided are in Flex as well as JavaScript.


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Marco Casario is CEO of Comtaste, a company devoted to develop Rich Internet Applications on the Web and for mobile devices.

He collaborates intensively with Adobe Italy as a speaker at conferences and as a consultant for Flash, Flex, and Flash Lite.

Learn more about Marco Casario at his blog http://casario.blogs.com. In 2005, Marco has founded Comtaste, a company dedicated to exploring new frontiers in Rich Internet Applications and the convergence between the web and the world of mobile devices — MobyMobile and YouThru are representative of their recent work. He is founder of the biggest worldwide Flash Lite User Group and of www.augitaly.com, a reference point for the Italian community of Adobe users, in which he carries out the role of Channel Manager for the section dedicated to Flex.

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