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 different services...
AndStatus is an Open Source low traffic social networking client with tree-like threaded conversations. It supports different Social networks, including GNU social (StatusNet, e.g. Quitter.se, LoadAverage, etc.), Twitter and Pump.io.
Echofon is the fastest, most powerful Twitter app for iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad and the ONLY free app with Inline Photo Previews!
Gwibber is an open source microblogging client for GNOME developed with Python and GTK.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
Socialite is a revolutionary social application that keeps all your social networks in one convenient place!Discontinued
Socialite has been discontinued on September 10th, 2013. Latest version is still available for download from the official website.
Terminal-based Twitter Client with Streaming API support. Only supports Ruby 1.9 and later.
The program seems to be no longer updated. Last version, 1.0.2, released in May 2014, can be still downloaded from GitHub
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.
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. The world's most popular full-featured Twitter app is available for BlackBerry...
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.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.