Twendr is now reporting on all 20 Countries, 21 Cities and the World supported for tends. It’s refreshed approximately every 5 (to 6) minutes.
All this made possible by using the trends.api.twitter.com server. (And a back end cron job invoking wget every minute to see want needs to be re polled off of the afore mentioned api end point. It’s hamsters all the way down!)
Coming soon-ish : a bigger boat and a re write to add that new jet engine….