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PhoneGap by Andrew Lunny

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Time for action – Talking about food

Back to our little app—we've done a great job of listing the foods that we like, but what do other people think of our favorite foods? Wouldn't it be great to know what everyone in the world is saying about the food we love?

Luckily we have an amazing new invention called Twitter to help us. Twitter is a popular website that allows celebrities to demonstrate their ignorance to thousands and regular folk to share their insights with coworkers. Although Twitter's timeline API requires authentication to access (and is a bit frustrating to get working with PhoneGap), it's search API is wide open, and is a great one to play around with.

  1. Do a sanity check API call—we want to ensure the Twitter search API is online, ...

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