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The endpoints we release in Labs are previews of tools that may be released more broadly in the future, but will likely undergo changes before then. We encourage you to take that into consideration as you explore. Before getting started, please read more about Twitter Developer Labs.


The sampled stream endpoint allows developers to stream about 1% of all new public Tweets as they happen. You can connect no more than one client per session, and can disconnect and reconnect no more than 50 times per 15 minute window.

Streaming endpoint

The streaming endpoint is a simple GET connection authenticated using a Bearer Token. Once a connection is established, Tweets are delivered in JSON format through a persistent HTTP streaming connection. 



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