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Listener for new public Periscope streams

Project description

# The Periscope Firehose!

Provides a class, `PeriscopeFirehose`, that allows you to listen for new Periscope broadcasts published on Twitter simply by overriding the method `on_broadcast`.

### Installation

`$ pip install periscope-firehose`

### Usage

```python
from periscope_firehose import PeriscopeFirehose

class MyFirehose(PeriscopeFirehose):
def on_broadcast(self, broadcast):
print "New Periscope Broadcast published!"
print "- id:", broadcast.id
print "- twitter handle:", broadcast.twitter_screen_name
print "- status:", broadcast.status

firehose = MyFirehose(TWITTER_CONSUMER_KEY, TWITTER_CONSUMER_SECRET, TWITTER_OAUTH_TOKEN, TWITTER_OAUTH_SECRET)
firehose.listen()
```

Get your Twitter consumer key, consumer secret, oauth token, and oauth secret from the [Twitter Application Management page](https://apps.twitter.com/).

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