• Carbon's Android Twitter app puts shame in Twitter's game

    Posted February 4, 2013 - 5:30 pm

    Carbon is that good. It's a great Twitter client, sure, but it's also an example of what can be done on a platform that supposedly doesn't emphasize design.
  • 10 free essential Twitter tools for power users

    Posted November 3, 2012 - 7:25 am

    When's the best time to tweet? How can you find more relevant people to follow? Want to track your tweets and retweets?
  • Review

    TweetDeck: Now in classic and Twitter flavors

    Posted October 14, 2012 - 9:23 pm

    More than a year after its acquisition by Twitter, popular social media management application TweetDeck has a whole new look. Twitter has rolled out a new version of TweetDeck that sports a more flexible layout and the option for a brighter new design.
  • Twitter tools: 11 free apps and services you need now

    Posted May 5, 2012 - 7:30 am

    Twitter is all about keeping things brief. It is, after all, a microblogging service, one that limits you to 140 characters per post. But while Twitter promotes a less-is-more approach, the same can't be said of the market for Twitter apps and services. You can barely turn a corner on the Web these days without finding one, whether it's a desktop program aimed at organizing your social media life or a search engine claiming to offer the next best way to cull the tweets you want to read. Of course, not all of those apps are equal--but we've found 11 free tools and services that mostly improve on the Twitter experience.
  • Twitter under FTC probe, Business Insider reports

    Posted June 30, 2011 - 5:33 pm

    Are federal investigators looking into whether Twitter is strong-arming or trying to kill off third-party providers of apps and services for its microblogging platform?
  • Hey Twitter, don't you dare ruin TweetDeck

    Posted May 3, 2011 - 11:15 am

    If Twitter really is buying TweetDeck, the best thing that can mean for users is nothing.
  • TweetDeck in £19m buy-out

    Posted February 14, 2011 - 10:40 am

    Twitter client TweetDeck looks set to be acquired by a US firm for £19m.
  • Tweetdeck and Seesmic bring new life to Buzz

    Posted May 21, 2010 - 7:41 am

    On Tuesday Google announced its API for Google Buzz. On Wednesday, both Tweetdeck and Seesmic launched clients supporting it. Buzz can now sit comfortably between your Twitter and Facebook feeds. But can you really get the full Buzz experience from a social networking client? I took the two for a quick spin to find out.
  • Can We Get 1 Million People To Shut Off Facebook This Week!?!

    Posted February 15, 2010 - 12:08 am

    Sometimes it's far worse than bloggorhea. Farmville. Mafia seduction. It's the time suck from hell. And I'm guilty. Social not-working.
  • Review

    8 free Twitter clients for better tweeting

    Posted September 23, 2009 - 4:01 pm

    Twitter's site is a marvel of inconvenient simplicity -- there are loads of things that you want to do with the service that are difficult or impossible to do from there. Here are eight popular (and free) desktop Twitter clients that take care of all of it for you.
  • Twitter Tip: TweetDeck Gets You Organized, Automated

    Posted April 13, 2009 - 11:25 am

    If you finally caught up with Twitter and found out what all the fuss is about, you now might be wondering: what the heck is TweetDeck? In short, TweetDeck is a helpful, no-cost application that will help you get more from Twitter by sorting through messages more efficiently than the regular version of the service provided on Twitter's website.
  • TweetDeck fires back with new update

    Posted April 9, 2009 - 8:03 am

    Tuesday a new contender stepped into the full-featured Twitter-client ring. The reigning champ unveiled a few new moves in response.
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