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Twitterrific 6 Launches on iPhone and iPad With Autoplay Videos in Timeline, GIPHY Integration, and Much More

Thursday June 13, 2019 10:14 am PDT by
The Iconfactory today announced it has released a significant update to its popular third-party Twitter client Twitterrific for iPhone and iPad. The latest version of the app contains over 50 new features, improvements, and bug fixes. Key features of Twitterrific 6:Auto-playing media in the timeline: Videos and GIFs silently auto-play directly in the timeline. If there is audio, it does not...

Twitter Explains API Changes to Employees as Limits for Third-Party Apps Go Live

Thursday August 16, 2018 11:10 am PDT by
Twitter's API changes went live today, disabling key features for third-party apps like Tweetbot and Twitterific. The new API removes timeline streaming, preventing third-party apps from refreshing timelines automatically, and it limits push notifications and other features. Twitter is also charging exorbitant fees for access to its new activity APIs, with access starting at $2,899 per month...

Upcoming Twitter Changes to Disable Key Features in Third-Party Apps [Updated]

Friday April 6, 2018 10:05 am PDT by
Twitter is making changes to its API on June 19, and third-party Twitter clients are worried about the impact and Twitter's lack of communication about the issue. The developers behind popular third-party Twitter apps that include Tweetbot, Twitterrific, Talon, and Tweetings today teamed up to warn users about the upcoming changes and to hopefully spur Twitter to action. On June 19,...

Twitterrific for iOS and Mac Gains Video Attachments, New Muting and Muffling Features

Tuesday March 27, 2018 4:48 pm PDT by
Popular Twitter client Twitterrific 5 for Mac and iOS received a major update today, introducing features that bring it on par with the official Twitter apps and competing third-party Twitter apps. Starting today, Twitterrific users can attach 140-second or shorter videos to tweets on both iOS and Mac. On iOS, a video can be inserted by tapping the camera when composing, and on Mac, you a...
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Twitterrific 5 for Mac Drops to $7.99 Following Discontinuation of Twitter's Main Mac App

Monday February 19, 2018 7:01 am PST by
Third-party Twitter client "Twitterrific" has dropped the price of the latest Mac app -- Twitterrific 5 for Mac [Direct Link] -- to $7.99, down from $19.99. The new price tag marks the lowest that Iconfactory's app has ever been on the Mac App Store, and follows a 50 percent discount to $9.99 that emerged in December 2017. Twitterrific's sale for Mac appeared over the weekend on February 17, ...
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Twitterrific App Updates Add Haptic Feedback Features and Chronological Threads

Thursday January 18, 2018 12:38 am PST by
Twitterrific issued a couple of notable updates for its macOS and iOS apps today that include new haptic feedback, chronological threads, and more. First up, version 5.18.3 of the third-party iOS Twitter interface introduces haptic responses whenever a user likes or retweets content, or pulls down to refresh a thread. On that note, and in a move that should please users keen to switch away...
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Twitterrific for Mac 5.2 Brings Experimental Twitter Poll Detection Feature

Wednesday November 8, 2017 3:10 am PST by
Twitterrific for Mac received a new update on Tuesday, adding a host of new features and improvements including the ability to quickly search for a user, restoration of Searches and Lists between launches, improved syncing of the reading position, and a unique experimental feature – Twitter poll detection. According to the developer's notes, Twitterrific now attempts to automatically detect...
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Twitterrific for Mac Updated With Pinned Timeline Option and Muffle Management

Monday October 23, 2017 12:51 pm PDT by
Nearly two weeks after relaunching, Twitterrific for Mac has received its first major update today with over a dozen improvements. A key new feature is the option to keep the timeline pinned to the top like Tweetbot for Mac. When the feature is enabled in Preferences > General, tweets flow into the timeline persistently without having to manually scroll up. There's also a new Muffles...
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Twitterrific for Mac is Back: First Impressions and Comparison With Tweetbot

Tuesday October 10, 2017 3:00 am PDT by
After raising over $100,000 on Kickstarter earlier this year, The Iconfactory today has released an all-new, completely reimagined version of Twitterrific for Mac priced at $19.99 on the Mac App Store [Direct Link] in the United States. The Iconfactory said its goal was to deliver a minimal Twitter client, like the original Twitterrific for Mac, but with a feature set that caters to how...