Twitterrific updates iOS app with a slew of improvements

Twitterrific updates iOS app with a slew of improvements

Twitterrific has updated its universal iOS app (i.e. for the iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch) to version 3.0.1 with a slew of new features and improvements. So many in fact, that we’d thought we’d just list them below from the release notes.

That said, the biggest improvements include replying by double tapping a tweet, triple tapping to favorite, link shortcuts in iOS 4, and tap and hold to perform actions (including Instapaper!). A great free app just got a lot better.

The app is currently available in the Apple App Store.

New Features

Timeline shortcuts (all iPhones)
Tap avatar to view profile
Tap & hold for more actions (conversation, translate, etc.)
Double-tap to reply (reply, DM, RT)
Triple-tap to favorite
Link shortcuts (all iOS 4)
Tap & hold @usernames and #tags to perform actions
Tap & hold web links to perform actions (including Instapaper)
Links in timeline (iOS 4 with multitasking only)

Improvements

“Retweet with Comments” now uses “RT @username” format
Uses web page titles as the subject line when emailing links from the mini browser
Tap & hold tweet detail view for copy actions (all iOS 4)
#hashtags now open in popovers when tapped for easy browsing (iPad)
Emoji characters supported in the timeline
Increased timeout lengths for Twitter API connections to reduce errors
Added feedback when tapping links (iPad)
‘Restore Purchase’ button to re-enable previous in-app upgrades
Graphical tweaks to button appearance & placement throughout
Added inline picture viewing for Mobypicture
Reduced avatar flashing

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