iPhone Twitter apps

Tweetdeck iPhone app gets a long-awaited update

Apr 26th - The wait is over for fans of Tweetdeck for iPhone, the sleek dark column-based twitter client, known for a less than stellar mobile performance. The Tweetdeck dev team have released their long awaited update (or reimagined)  app for iPhone. Version 2.0 completely replaces the older app. What I like: Optically the app is a real […]

Tweetbot Hits the App Store, Everyone Loves It

Apr 14th - Tweetbot – the full-featured iPhone Twitter client from the marvelous folks at Tapbots – was released on the App Store last night. It looks like it’s an instant hit – every review I’ve seen so far is glowing. 9to5Mac says it’s the best Twitter client since sliced bread. John Gruber is a big fan … […]

Tweetbot – iPhone Twitter App from Tapbots: On Its Way to the App Store Soon

Mar 9th - Still looking for your go-to iPhone Twitter app? You may have an interesting new option to consider very soon. Tapbots – who have brought us a number of iOS gems in the past, such as Pastebot, Calcbot, and Convertbot – are developing a Twitter client ‘with a lot of personality’. It’s called Tweetbot and it’s […]

SimplyTweet 3 Gets Its First Update of 2011

Jan 21st - SimplyTweet 3 – one of the most feature-rich Twitter apps for the iPhone – has had its first update of 2011, to Version 3.4. Here’s the list of what’s new in this version: * Rearranged timeline display for more effective use of vertical space.* Send draft as tweet/DM now deletes the draft if sent successfully.* TwitLonger […]

Twitter App Updated, Adds Push Notifications & More

Nov 17th - Twitter – the official Twitter app for iPhone and iPad – has been updated this week, to Version 3.2.1. The big new addition is push notifications for @mentions and messages – a feature that several 3rd party iOS Twitter client apps have had for a long while, and that is also done very well by […]

Icebird for iPhone updated to 1.1: landscape support,

Jun 14th - [Update: Apparently the lack of tap-n-hold is due to my iPhone 4.0 GM firmware. Icebird’s dev says he can’t guarantee that the feature will work on all devices, which is definitely a bit of a bummer. Upcoming version 1.11 may fix this, though.] Icebird (review) should be my primary Twitter client on the iPhone, but […]

Seesmic for iPhone Launched

May 23rd -         Seesmic for iPhone is a new Twitter, Facebook and all-round social networking client app.  It includes support for Twitter, Facebook, and Ping.fm – so you can update a slew of social network sites within just the one app.

Tweetie’s Gone, New Official Twitter App for iPhone Is Here

May 19th - Tweetie – the hugely popular and acclaimed iPhone Twitter app – is gone; and the new Tweetie-based official Twitter app for iPhone has been released We knew this was coming ever since Twitter bought Tweetie, and knew it would be soon when Tweetie was yanked from the App Store yesterday.  This morning the new, official […]

SimplyTweet for iPhone Price Reduced – Now $2.99

May 9th - SimplyTweet – one of the most popular Twitter apps for the iPhone – has had a price reduction; from $4.99 to 2.99. SimplyTweet is easily one of the most full-featured and frequently updated iPhone Twitter apps.  It was already considered very good value at $4.99; so at $2.99 it is a heck of a bargain. […]

Review: Icebird for iPhone

Apr 26th - The biggest draw of Icebird (aside from the gorgeous design) is all of the space in the app. I don’t think the developers have used that as a selling point, but it’s certainly what intrigues me most about this Twitter client: there’s just so much room between buttons and between tweets. This is bound to […]

Twitter Buys Tweetie – a Win-Win-Win

Apr 10th - Twitter has bought Tweetie, the superb and hugely popular Twitter app for the iPhone. Once upon a time I wanted a better Twitter app for my iPhone, so I wrote one.  My goal was to make something simple, beautiful, and intuitive.  That’s the opening of Loren Brichter’s (the creator of Tweetie) blog post on the […]