November 24, 2010 in Software (E)
[prMac.com] Santa Cruz, California - YourHead Software today is excited to announce the release of Kiwi 2.0, the customizable Twitter client for Mac OS X. Kiwi 2.0 is now free (with ads), supports tabs and multiple windows, and provides quick and easy access to user profiles. Kiwi 2.0 is more customizable, has new themes, and provides features such as picture posting, @name completion, and more. In addition, Kiwi 2.0 still supports rules/filters, account groups, saved searches and more.
Kiwi 2.0 includes a whole new tabbed interface that gives users unparalleled control over their Twitter timelines. Users can view timelines in one window or break them out into separate windows. A brand new profile view gives detailed information about users and allows a user to quickly follow, unfollow, and block other users as well as many other options.
Kiwi 2.0 comes with nine built-in themes, and dozens more are available online. Two new themes are available for users who prefer a more "minimal" look. Also, Kiwi is extensible with an API for building themes from HTML and CSS. Additionally, Kiwi 2.0 allows users to change the font size, merge timelines and edit the global hot keys.
Powerful rules allow users to filter, mark, or highlight desired content or tweets. Kiwi also supports picture posting, url shortening, and @name completion, as well as many other Twitter features. Kiwi shows a user's home timeline, mentions, direct messages (both to and from) and favorites for each account. Keyboard shortcuts allow you to easily switch among them.
New Features in Kiwi 2.0:
* Available free with no limitations (supported by ads).
* Organize timelines with tabs.
* View individual timelines/tabs in separate windows.
* Access any user's profile with a single-click.
* Customize Kiwi even more with additional settings and more themes.
Additional Features of Kiwi:
* Create rules/filters to find and highlight important content or hide unwanted tweets.
* Customize Kiwi with nine themes included and more available online.
* Use multiple twitter accounts or account groups and easily switch quickly among them
* Save searches, which auto-refresh
* Organize timelines in account groups
* Use the theme API to build themes with HTML and CSS
* Mac OS X version 10.6 Snow Leopard
* 10 MB hard drive space
* A Twitter account
Pricing and Availability:
Kiwi is free (ad supported) or priced at $9.95 (USD) for an ad-free version. Site license and educational discounts are available from YourHead Software.
YourHead Software is an independent software company based in Santa Cruz, California. YourHead Software was founded in 1996 by Isaiah Carew. YourHead Software makes the popular RapidWeaver plugins Blocks and Stacks. RapidWeaver is a registered trademark of Realmac Software Limited.