Rainbow Stream Alternatives
XPro, formerly TweetDeck, aims to evolve the existing functionality of Twitter by taking an abundance of information i.e twitter feeds, and breaking it down into more manageable bite sized pieces. From a poster's point of view, it supports shortening URLs by a couple of...
- - X Pro is the most popular Web-based alternative to Rainbow Stream.
- - X Pro is the most popular commercial alternative to Rainbow Stream.
X Pro Features
Gwibber is an open source microblogging client for GNOME developed with Python and GTK.
- - Gwibber is the most popular Linux alternative to Rainbow Stream.
- - Gwibber is the most popular Open Source & free alternative to Rainbow Stream.
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
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.
- Supporting Identi.ca micro-blogging service. (U.
Terminal-based Twitter Client with Streaming API support. Only supports Ruby 1.9 and later.
- - Earthquake is the most popular Windows & Mac alternative to Rainbow Stream.
The program seems to be no longer updated. Last version, 1.0.2, released in May 2014, can be still downloaded from GitHub
Janetter is a Twitter client application. Faster, smarter, and more powerful. The best Twitter client on the net!
Janetter's Features: -A variety of designs -Realtime update -High Speed Performance -Support for Multiple Accounts -Multiple time-line viewer -Easy to follow con.
- - Janetter is the most popular Android, iPhone, iPad & Android Tablet alternative to Rainbow Stream.
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.
"Tweet It!" is designed with every single Windows device in mind. From phone with touch screen to desktop PC with mouse and keyboard you'll have great expirience. And Continuum support for pleasant PC like Twitter browsing when you are away from it.
Tweet It! FeaturesDiscontinued
The website is dead but you can still get the app from the Microsoft Windows Store.
Twicca is a Twitter client for Android that is simply awesome.
- Auto pager
- Post with photo upload
- Geo tagging
- Saved searches
- Recent hashtags
- Reply history
- Color label
- Managing twitter profile
- Trending topics *.
Developer hasn't updated the app since 2015. See https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=jp.r246.twicca
Gravity is the S60 Twitter & Social Networking Client. It supports multiple accounts, all Twitter features and integrates Facebook, Foursquare and even a fully fledged Google Reader into an easy-to-use and gorgeous looking User Interface.
Gravity Twitter Client FeaturesDiscontinued
The app is no longer updated since 2013. Last version can be still bought from the official website but it would probably not work