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20 Jan by Rob in Programming

Twitter for Lifestream Fix

Twitter for Lifestream Fix
Earlier on I described a work around to enable you to view your Tweets in Lifestream. This workaround was not a great solution and so I set about hacking the extension.inc.php code in the extensions/twitter folder of Lifestream. I remembered reading a retweet by mubix who had outlined how Twitter and HTC ...more»
19 Jan by Rob in Programming

Twitter for Lifestream

Twitter for Lifestream
With the introduction of OAuth as Twitters only available login method many programs and scripts broke. Most noteably Peep on any HTC phone refused to update and now the handy Lifestream plugin for Wordpress will not fetch my Twitter updates. The first issue was fixed by HTC after a few days. The second ...more»
24 Nov by Rob in Programming

Twitter Stream

Twitter Stream
Following on from the Twitter Search script comes this one that allows me to view my Twitter Stream. Twitter as you know is a page that is blocked at work and as someone who has an interest in what is going on in the world this dissapoints me. The script was ...more»
24 Nov by Rob in Programming

Twitter Searching

Twitter Searching
Another script that I have been using for a while is a script to allow me to search Twitter. Twitter is another page that is blocked at work and as someone who has an interest in what is going on in the world this dissapoints me. The script has four variables U: ...more»
22 Nov by Rob in Programming

BBC Gossip and Transfer

BBC Gossip and Transfer
At work all pages linked to sport have been blocked (see my post about Websense). This lead me to write a simple script that parsed the BBC Football Gossip page and output the text it found on a different non sports related domain. Below is the output of that script and ...more»