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Download of the Day: MetroTwit 0.9.0 Beta

The Windows Twitter client you'll love to use.

| Software News | Posted: Oct 18, 2011 12:33 pm

Our Download of the Day today is MetroTwit 0.9.0 Beta.


MetroTwit is a slick Twitter client for Windows.


• Infinite scrolling - If you ever want to read more tweets, just scroll down and more will appear almost instantly.

• URL shortening and previews - Take control of links with an intuitive URL shortener that automatically saves you space and time tweeting.

• Autocomplete for usernames & hashtags - The people and topics you care about, at your fingertips. Simply start typing any part of a username or hashtag and we'll find them for you.

• Resizable and reorderable columns - Not all columns must be created equal. You have the choice and flexibility to control exactly how your columns should look.


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The latest version includes the following changes:


Changes in Version 0.9.0 Beta


* Introducing ads and MetroTwit Plus

* Countless performance improvements and tweaks

* Added backlog feature to collate streaming updates for a single update

* Added support for selectable tweet font sizes

* Added ability to "undo retweets"

* Added loading animation to tweet columns

* Added pause indicator to columns that are paused

* Added support for viewing follow requests for private accounts

* Added ability to disable link shortening

* Added "copy tweet link" to tweet context menu

* Added grouping of retweets

* Added ability to rename columns

* Added verified account icon to tweet columns

* Changed style of tweet metadata and buttons to be more streamline

* Improved "keep scroll when refreshing" behavior

* Reduced tweet duplications in alerts and notifications

* Enhanced secure encryption of OAuth token

* Fixed Unicode text in tweets could exceed boundary of tweet

* Fixed Twitter sign in crashing when user's computer time is not correct

* Fixed Twitter trends display

* Fixed username autocomplete behavior to be more consistent with non-alphanumeric characters

* Fixed support for Microsoft Mouse back button in popup columns

* Fixed ClearType not displaying for popup columns

* Fixed showing retweets in notifications

* Fixed pasting text from OneNote

* Fixed accidentally sending tweets while "shortening" URLs

* Fixed not being able to send multi-line tweets

* Fixed Twitter usernames not showing on search columns when display set to "full name only"

* Fixed high DPI issues for first-launch and popups


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