Python code, using the Tweepy and MySQLdb modules, to stream the Twitter API
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GeoTweepy.py
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GeoSearch-Tweepy

Python code, using the Tweepy and MySQLdb modules, to stream the Twitter API (for beginners)

First install Tweepy: https://github.com/tweepy/tweepy

Next install MySQLdb: http://mysql-python.sourceforge.net/MySQLdb.html

Create, at a minimum, the following MySQL schema: UserID, Date, X, Y, Text

The current bounding box of the continuous United States will receive approximately 1 -2 million geo-enabled tweets per day. Approximately 3-5% of all tweets are geo-enabled.