Birdie is described as 'beautiful & fast Twitter client designed for elementary OS .Open Source'. There are more than 50 alternatives to Birdie for a variety of platforms, including Android, the Web, Mac, Windows and iPhone. The best alternative is TweetDeck, which is free. Other great apps like Birdie are Tweetbot (Paid), Echofon for Twitter (Freemium), Choqok (Free, Open Source) and Gwibber (Free, Open Source).
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- Gwibber is an open source microblogging client for GNOME developed with Python and GTK. View 35 alternatives to Gwibber
The project seems to be no longer developed. Last verson, 3.6.0, released in October 2012, can be still downloaded from Launchpad.'s not in Ubuntu 14.04
- Free • Open Source
- Socialite is a revolutionary social application that keeps all your social networks in one convenient place! View 259 alternatives to Socialite
Socialite has been discontinued on September 10th, 2013. Latest version is still available for download from the official website.
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- Janetter is a Twitter client application. Faster, smarter, and more powerful. The best Twitter client on the net! View 34 alternatives to Janetter
Direct from http://janetter.net/desktop.html: "Because of Twitter's token policy, you can't register accounts on this app anymore. Sorry." If you install now, you can't load your accounts into the app.
- Freemium • Proprietary
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