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loklak

Distributed Tweet Search Server

This is the Search Server for the Loklak Webclient {{(index.messages.size > 0) ? " hosting " + (index.messages.size | number : fractionSize) + " messages for " + (index.users.size | number : fractionSize) + " users." : ""}} 
{{(index.messages.size > 0 && index.mps > 0) ? "Collection Speed: " + index.mps + " message" + (index.mps > 1 ? "s" : "") + " per second; " + ((index.mps * 86400) | number : fractionSize) + " messages per day." : ""}}
 

Collect, dump and index tweet search results.

Anonymous search API. No user accounts, no authorization.

Peer-to-peer message routing and tweet dump sharing.



A Search Portal?

No, this is a back-end search- and storage-infrastructure for microblog-messages. Make your own search portal! loklak scrapes tweets from twitter html pages (more message sources to come). We+You collect and share tweets with a peer-to-peer network.

why is this better » p2p architecture »

API Example?

Easy, call /api/search.json?q=<search-term> for official Twitter API-like results or /api/search.rss?q=<search-term> for opensearch/rss results. You don't need a twitter account or an OAuth key.

show an example » show apidoc »

Open Source

This is LGPLed, free software using Jetty and Elasticsearch. Kibana can easily be added.

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