The Six Best Unofficial Twitter Apps for iPhone

The official Twitter app for iPhone is fantastic! Or, well, was was fantastic until Twitter shoved all those promoted tweets into the top of your timeline. If you've been so annoyed with the dickbar that you want to ditch the official Twitter app, here are six of the best non-Twitter Twitter apps available for the… » 3/21/11 8:00pm 3/21/11 8:00pm

TweetDeck Gets Totally Rebuilt To Include Flexible Columns and More

TweetDeck was a perfectly lovely Twitter client to begin with, but the app's new release brings a few welcome improvements. Among them: "flexible" columns that let you combine your Twitter and Facebook feeds into a single orgy of meal and location updates and retina display optimization. It looks good from afar! And… » 3/07/11 6:54pm 3/07/11 6:54pm

Twidroyd and UberTwitter Apps Are Saved After UberSocial's Tiff With…

You know there's a problem with our elite world o' nerds when even your non-nerdy pals start harassing you about why their favorite Twitter app has suddenly been blocked. Save their bacon by telling them Twidroyd and UberTwitter (now renamed UberSocial) are back in the Android and BlackBerry app stores, and working… » 2/21/11 3:00am 2/21/11 3:00am

Twitter Adding Push Notifications to its iPhone App

Twitter is currently in the final stages of testing push notifications in its iPhone app, pending a full activation of the feature in the next iOS release. According to TechCrunch, users with iOS 4.1 and its updated Twitter client will be able to enable the feature, bringing them closer still to the dream of full… » 9/03/10 4:30am 9/03/10 4:30am

Android App Twidroid Bought, Renamed to Fend off Lucas Films

Popular Android Twitter app Twidroid has been bought up—with Idealab's TweetUp throwing money we didn't realise it had in its direction. There's a rather interesting fact behind the app's sudden name change from Twidroid to Twidroyd, too—it's to fend off any possible legal action from Lucas Films, which TweetUp says… » 7/06/10 6:32am 7/06/10 6:32am

Twitter Lists Are Live, Meaning Soon You'll Be Able to Create Groups in…

A feature people often ask for in Twitter apps is a way to create groups of people to organize that giant list of people they follow—a group for your friends, one for news, one for crazies, however they wanna break down all those people. Well, Twitter Lists just went live, meaning that before too long you'll be able… » 10/15/09 6:54pm 10/15/09 6:54pm