Tweet Stream

A library by Mark McBride for the programming environment processing. Last update, 12/30/2009.

The Tweet Stream library provides a simple way to access the Twitter streaming API from within Processing. Simple usage examples can be found in the SimpleStream example. Details on the Twitter streaming API can be found here


Download Tweet Stream version 0.1 in .zip format.


Unzip and put the extracted Tweet Stream folder into the libraries folder of your processing sketches. Reference and examples are included in the Tweet Stream folder.

Keywords twitter, stream, text

Reference. Have a look at the javadoc reference here. a copy of the reference is included in the .zip as well.

Source. The source code of Tweet Stream is available at github, and its repository can be browsed here.


Find a list of examples in the current distribution of Tweet Stream, or have a look at them by following the links below.


Platform OSX
Processing 1.0.9
Dependencies ?