Skim through world news and entertainment news headlines in 140 characters or less. 

The Twitter App allows you to display Tweet timelines in a number of highly customized ways.  

You'll need a Twitter account to authenticate with before creating this app.


To add the Twitter App to your display, log into your TelemetryTV account.

From the dashboard, navigate to the apps section. 

To add an app, click on "Create". 

Search for the Twitter App.

Once you've chosen the Twitter App, you'll be prompted to configure your Twitter App's display settings. You can choose from Basic or Advanced Options. 

Basic Options

Label

The label is what you use to identify the app within TelemetryTV. 

Type

This lets you select the type of the timeline that you want to display.  Screen Name will show tweets from a particular screen name only.  Hash Tag will match tweets that have a specific hash tag.  Search will match tweets that match a specified search query. Home Timeline will display all the tweets in your Twitter account's home timeline.

Content Filter

Use the content filter to filter the Tweets if you only want to see media or not. 

Search Query

See the Twitter API Documentation for how to construct an advanced search query.

Theme

You can adjust the display layout based on your preferences for the theme that matches your style.

Highlight Topic theme:

Side Media theme:

Fullscreen Media theme:

Background

This lets you adjust the background that is shown behind Tweets.
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Advanced Options 

Mute Words

This applies a content filter to the Tweets to attempt to filter out offensive Tweets.  You should be aware however that this is best effort only due to the restrictions of the technology and Twitter you can still see offensive content.

Filter

Applies the Twitter Search API filter to the results.

Geolocalization

Lets you search for Tweets matching the supplied geographic coordinates.

Language

Lets you filter Tweets that only match the supplied language code.

Exclude Retweets

If you want to prevent retweets appearing in your timelines you can enable this option.

Show Tweets Since

This lets you show Tweets that only match a specified time range.

Transition and Interval

This lets you set the animation that transitions between tweets.

Autoplay Videos

If there's a video media tweet this will autoplay the video.

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When you're done configuring your Twitter App, click "Add App" to authorize your Twitter account to connect with our Twitter App. 

Once you've authorized your Twitter account to connect with our Twitter App, you will be able to preview your app or update your app's display configurations. 

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