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Slices for Twitter looks to curate your followers

Looking to be a cut above the dozens of Twitter apps on the market, OneLouder’s Slices for Twitter presents a Holo-themed application chock full of features. Like their previous social network app, Friendcaster, Slices attempts to differentiate itself from the competition with a well-designed UI a ... Full Article »

January 28, 2013 12:30pm

Twitter apps that complement Android’s Ice Cream Sandwich design elements

When Google unleashed Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich last year, many people were excited about its cleaner look and feel compared to previous versions. Now that the operating system is finally achieving a greater level of penetration, it’s worth remembering that Google also revealed new UI design ... Full Article »

October 1, 2012 4:30pm

Tweet Lanes could be the best Twitter app someday

With the advent of Ice Cream Sandwich and Jelly Bean, we're seeing a few Twitter apps aimed specifically at this generation of the Android OS. Tweet Lanes is one of these, and it is a work in progress. It's a beta release right now, and as such it's missing a couple features, like notifications. But ... Full Article »

September 24, 2012 1:15pm

Boid for Twitter is a mixed bag so far

I am an avid Twitter user, and so I'm always on the lookout for a great new Twitter app. Boid for Twitter, which is in beta for Ice Cream Sandwich and Jelly Bean devices, looks like that next great Twitter app at first glance, but when we dig down deep, we discover we aren't so happy with it. Stru ... Full Article »

September 14, 2012 3:00pm

Twitter updates Android app; Amazon’s Kindle takes over tablet market

Twitter’s always known the power of its mobile user base, so a recent update to its Android and iPhone apps makes it easier to search. The update addresses the growing number of people tweeting via mobile devices, bringing the familiar website’s “Discover” tab to their mobile app. With this ... Full Article »

April 27, 2012 9:16am

Twitter for Android gets optimization for Ice Cream Sandwich, Kindle Fire, Nook Tablet

Twitter has rolled out a bunch of new updates for its Android app, mostly aimed at making it work better on the newest tablets and newer versions of Android. Part of the update has been to change the way the Twitter app does things like access a device’s address book and contacts lists, something ... Full Article »

February 22, 2012 1:52pm

What apps did you use during the Super Bowl?

NFL Mobile carried by Verizon smartphones and tablets was not the only app used by the masses during the Super Bowl. During the last three minutes of the game, Twitter reported that 10,000 tweets were sent out each second. We will soon have the breakdown of how many were sent via mobile devices or ... Full Article »

February 6, 2012 7:17am

Twitter releases code for encrypting Android texts; Swype updates Beta

When Twitter acquired Whisper Systems last month it was unclear what their intentions were for the encryption software maker. But a release from Twitter this week sheds some light on their goals with Whisper’s TextSecure. Released on Github as an open source project, TextSecure is now available fo ... Full Article »

December 22, 2011 9:17am

Twitter Fly gives Android users a well-matched mobile experience

Twitter pushed through its second major overhaul this year, launching an entirely new mobile experience for Android users called Twitter Fly. The timing couldn’t be better — I’d just written about Twitter’s rejuvenated attention to the Android platform, and this week’s update solidifies th ... Full Article »

December 9, 2011 9:19am

Twitter seeks deeper Android integration with latest buy

It’s been made abundantly clear that Android isn’t the safest platform. Malware attacks have been on the rise, especially in the past year as Android devices become the most populous on the planet. A few companies have taken measures to improve Android security through encryption and backup serv ... Full Article »

November 29, 2011 9:30am

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