October 29, 2009 in Social Networking (E)
[prMac.com] Albuquerque, NM - Stone Design aka Big Stone Phone today released Twittelator Pro 3.3.1, a free upgrade to its top-selling iPhone Twitter client. Twittelator Pro was recently featured at the top of the Summer's Hottest iPhone Apps in an Apple/AT&T full page ad in the Wall Street Journal, New York Times and USA Today, and runs on all models of the iPhone and iPod Touch.
"As the Twitter API evolves, so does Twittelator" said Stone Design CEO Andrew Stone, @twittelator. "Users can geocode their tweets at will, report spammers, tap and hold any map to find tweets from nearby that location, anywhere in the world. What's exciting is that Twitter's new Auto Retweet system is built into this version ready to go when Twitter throws the switch."
The key new features recently added to Twittelator Pro v3.3.1 include:
* Nearby Tweets of any location
* Option to geocode your tweets with your location
* Change your avatar picture
* Report as Spammer - blocks and reports the tweeter
* Entire TwitLonger is shown in place by tapping link icon
* Localized to Japanese
(Note: these will start working when Twitter turns them on end of October)
* Automatic ReTweeting uses new Twitter RT architecture
* See all your RT's, RT's of your tweets, and RT's by your friends
With so many other power features including multiple accounts, record audio, shoot video, unlimited drafts, offline tweeting, unlimited sub groups of friends, Twittelator Pro v3.3.1 packs the most features into a Twitter client, mobile or desktop. Recently added was the ability to upload your photos directly to your own WordPress site when you install the free TweetPress Plug-In, and to claim your own shortened links produced by bit.ly.
"Twittelator has always rode the cutting edge," remarked Mr. Stone. "And yes, we've gotten cut! This release fixes a crasher that was found 4.5 hours before V3.3.1 became available, as well as other reported problems of V3.3 "
Twittelator Pro was listed on the top of "16 of the summer's hottest new releases" in the New York Times, Sunday August 2nd and the Wall Street Journal, Monday August 3rd in full page Apple and AT&T advertisements.
Twittelator Pro was chosen as Editor's pick for best iPhone Twitter client by Mac|Life in May 2009 issue.
* iPhone or iPod Touch 3.0 or later
Pricing and Availability:
Twittelator Pro 3.3.1 is only $4.99 (USD) and available exclusively through the App Store in the Social Networking category.
Stone Design is a New Mexico based software corporation founded in 1984 by Andrew Stone which has shipped over 20 titles for Mac OS X and its parent operating system, the NeXT, in the last 20 years. Major applications include Create, a page layout and web authoring app, iMaginator for image processing and Videator for video effects and VJ'ing. In the past year, in conjunction with BigStonePhone, has added 10 iPhone applications to the collection: TalkingPics for field photography and audio recording, iGraffiti which lets you paint on photos and share them, Gesture which lets you turn photos into digital paintings and share them, Twittelator Pro, the most feature laced twitter client for the iPhone/Touch, Pulsar the free pyschedelic strobe light and now SoundBite MobileMix Postcards, TalkingPics µ, and iCreated with artist David Scott Leibowitz. BigStonePhone is a collaboration between Stone and Jeff BIggus of Hyperjeff, and Geoff Pado of Cocoatype on SoundBite and MobileMix.