UPDATED GUIDE: PyPortal Twitter Viewer #Twitter #AdafruitLearningSystem @adafruit

The CircuitPython Twitter Viewer Using the Twitter API guide has been updated to use the latest version of the Twitter OAuth 2.0 API. Twitter’s developer program now provides a “bearer token” which means interacting with this API a lot easier. We’ve updated the code and guide pages to reflect this change.

This guide shows how to use the Twitter API to get tweets from a specific user (but there’s a lot more you can do with it). As a concrete example, it will be used to regularly fetch the the latest tweet from @codewisdom, a feed that tweets quotes from the software industry. We’ll take those tweets and display them on a PyPortal.

Read the updated guide on the Adafruit Learning System…


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