Tweetbot 6 for iOS Gains Revamped Video Player With Picture in Picture Support

Popular Twitter client Tweetbot 6 was today updated to version 6.1, introducing a redesigned video player, new custom icons, and more.

tweetbot picture in picture
The app features a redesigned video player that includes Picture in Picture support, so videos playing in the app can be watched even if you swipe out of the app.

A video that's playing in Tweetbot can be shifted into Picture in Picture mode by tapping on the Picture in Picture icon in the top left. Once in Picture in Picture mode, the video will continue playing if you exit the Tweetbot app and open another app.

According to the Tweetbot 6 release notes, today's update also includes new custom icons, a new high contrast light theme, and a number of bug fixes.

Tweetbot can be downloaded from the App Store for free, and all features can be unlocked for $0.99 per month or $5.99 per year. [Direct Link]

Top Rated Comments

rcooked Avatar
15 months ago
Loved Tweetbot, but just will not pay for a subscription to Twitter. I’ve downloaded the native app, but my useage is way down...
Score: 8 Votes (Like | Disagree)
jclo Avatar
15 months ago

"$0.99 per year or $5.99 per month"
I think that's the other way around (Otherwise, sign me up!)
Yep, it's fixed.
Score: 4 Votes (Like | Disagree)
Smigit Avatar
15 months ago

There is Aviary....
There’s also Fenix as an alternative. It’s also a single payment and well regarded.
Score: 4 Votes (Like | Disagree)
michelb76 Avatar
15 months ago
The only Twitter client worth having. None of the crap that is in the official Twitter client.
Score: 4 Votes (Like | Disagree)
zackkitzmiller Avatar
15 months ago
$6/year. People cannot justify paying $6/year. That's literally (actually literally) chance you find in cushions.
Score: 4 Votes (Like | Disagree)
lostczech Avatar
15 months ago
"$0.99 per year or $5.99 per month"
I think that's the other way around (Otherwise, sign me up!)
Score: 4 Votes (Like | Disagree)

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