tweetsearch - twitter search engine using thrudb and django

Last weekend Jake told me he's coding tweetsearch, a real-time twitter search engine, using thrudb as the data storage and indexing service. Since the original version of tweetsearch is coded in perl/cgi which is a little bit *old-school*, Jake asked me to port it to python/django for other new-school folks. I like the idea, so after some late nights, I've completely ported tweetsearch to python/django.

Thrudb is so great. I have been grabbing and indexing somewhat over 2 million tweets (Jake's number is 8 million!), and it never takes over 0.1s to search any query.

No doubt that the beauty of thrudb, the tanginess of django, and the zen of python all together give us a very strong technology platform on which we can leverage to build *the next big thing*.

Take the code, read the documentation, and start fulfilling your dream of world domination. Good luck.


Anonymous said…
Kudo to ThaiDN, another great artile! Thanks so much.
Toan 17 said…
Dạ chào a Thái. Hiện tại link code đã k access được. Có cách nào để clone code về đọc tìm hiểu được không ạ.