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Submission + - Twitter finally drops the hammer (

atsabig10fo writes: Twitter has finally released their hinted-at changes to their API, including limiting number of users for 3rd party clients, rate limiting, and restrictions on how tweets can be displayed and posted. Third party app developers are certainly going to be sweating these changes, and it puts the future of new development in question. Is it finally time to move on to an open alternative like

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