Group Retweeting using Twitter Favorites and Yahoo Pipes

Group retweeting to one Twitter account isn't particularly hard, there are plenty group tweeting apps around (though you have to pay for the best of them), and of course you can give everyone the password and let them swap between accounts on a free Twitter app like Tweetdeck. However, for those of you who don't want to give everyone admin permission on a Twitter account, or who are, like me, too parsimonious to pay for a decent group app, here's a little hack using Yahoo Pipes and Twitterfeed that allows a group of users to post to a combined second account from their own by simply favorit...

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Soft cities: parsing the city with Flickr and Yahoo Pipes

I spent the weekend hacking around with Yahoo Pipes and Flickr, and in particular the new badge/widget feature in Yahoo Pipes. Londoniser is the result: 12 different keyword streams of Flickr images of London. And while it doesn't really scratch the surface of what Yahoo Pipes can do, I think it's fairly interesting. You can also use the badges feature of Yahoo Pipes to add maps and lists to a site, and you can of course export data in JSON, KML, etc, but that's another story. For the moment softcities is hosted on this domain, though I intend to add more cities and maybe even move it ...

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