Open Source Cawbird Alternatives

    The best open source alternative to Cawbird is Choqok, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked five alternatives to Cawbird and five of them is open source so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting open source alternatives to Cawbird are Gwibber (Free, Open Source), Birdie (Free, Open Source), Corebird (Free, Open Source) and Hush (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Oct 14, 2021

    1. Choqok - KDE Micro-Blogging Client The name comes from an ancient Persian word, means Sparrow! Currently supports Twitter.com and Identi.ca services. It currently features: * Supporting Twitter.com micro-blogging service.
    2. Gwibber is an open source microblogging client for GNOME developed with Python and GTK. It brings the most popular social networking web services to your desktop and gives you the ability to control how you communicate.

      Discontinued

      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

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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      • elementary OS
      Birdie is a beautiful & fast Twitter client designed for elementary OS . Open Source Birdie is completely free and open source. Its source code is available for anyone to download and modify.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      Corebird is a Twitter app with an interface reminiscent of Twitter’s official app for OS X
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      Create a local feed to consume tweets of your favourite people on internet without any noise. No authentication required. All the data is stored locally on your machine.
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