Rainbow Stream Alternatives

    Rainbow Stream is described as 'smart and nice Twitter Client on Terminal' and is an app in the OS & Utilities category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Rainbow Stream for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, Android, iPhone and Linux. The best alternative is TweetDeck, which is free. Other great apps like Rainbow Stream are Tweetbot (Paid), Echofon for Twitter (Freemium), Choqok (Free, Open Source) and Fenix for Twitter (Paid).

    This page was last updated Nov 18, 2020

      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Online
      • Google Chrome
      • PortableApps.com
      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.
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      • Mac
      • iPhone
      • iPad
      • Apple Watch
      • Twitter
      Tweetbot is an award-winning, full-featured* Twitter client for the Mac. It has a beautiful interface with light & dark themes, multiple-column support and much more.
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    1. Echofon is the easy-to-use, super fast Twitter app that smartly syncs across all your devices.
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    2. 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.
    3. Fenix brings you a fresh and modern Twitter experience!
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    4. 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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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Blackberry
      UberSocial will keep you up-to-date while you're on-the-go, offering lightning-fast functionality, curated content, customization options, and a richer, more user-friendly Twitter experience.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      • Kindle Fire
      Janetter is a Twitter client application. Faster, smarter, and more powerful. The best Twitter client on the net!

      Discontinued

      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.

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    5. Re-imagined from the ground up to be the Mac's most friendly, powerful and modern Twitter client. Twitterrific makes Twitter fun. ? Twitter Your Way
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Android
      • Android Tablet
      Plume is customizable Twitter app that will revolutionize the way you use Twitter! Brought to you by the authors of the popular Beautiful Widgets, Plume is one of the best Twitter clients for Android!
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