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Follow Unsatisfactory Software on Twitter!
Amigans Defender
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2006/11/17 22:40
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You can now follow @_unsatisfactory on Twitter!

Currently updates every day at 10am with the latest software releases/updates.

It's automated from the list on the front page of http://www.unsatisfactorysoftware.co.uk, so anything added there feeds through to Twitter the next morning (the delay is purely allow time for uploads to be authorised - stops people clicking links for things that don't yet exist)

Enjoy!

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Re: Follow Unsatisfactory Software on Twitter!
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@Chris
Wouldn't it be better to use RSS (an open standard not tied to any company) rather than Twitter (a closed standard tied to a particular company)?

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Re: Follow Unsatisfactory Software on Twitter!
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@ChrisH

(a) This is easier
(b) I can delay it because it's a scheduled import, rather than an RSS feed which would be live.
(c) You get an rss feed by default anyway (although Twitter don't seem to publicise these any more): http://api.twitter.com/1/statuses/use ... reen_name=_unsatisfactory
(d) You can't follow RSS feeds on Twitter
(e) I was writing an automated feed for something else, and this is 90% the same code.


Edited by Chris on 2011/7/11 21:10:32
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Re: Follow Unsatisfactory Software on Twitter!
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@ChrisY

Cool, already added on my NetSurf bookmark

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