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Introducing Twitter® for BlackBerry® smartphones

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Introducing Twitter® for BlackBerry® smartphones


Product Overview

Twitter® for BlackBerry® smartphones is a full-featured Twitter® client that is designed to help BlackBerry smartphone users stay in touch with their contacts with an easy-to-use user interface.


Key Features


  • Push based Direct Messages
    • Twitter Direct Messages are delivered to the BlackBerry smartphone through the use of BlackBerry® push technology.


  • Quote Tweets
    • Designed to allow BlackBerry smartphone users to edit ReTweets.


  • Auto Complete for @ username
    • The auto complete feature is designed to populate a list of users while typing "@" followed by characters.


  • Post a link from the BlackBerry® Browser and support for URL shortening 
    • BlackBerry smartphone users can Tweet or Direct Message websites from the BlackBerry Browser using URL shortening.


  • Photos 
    • BlackBerry smartphone users can post a photo from within the Twitter application, or directly from their BlackBerry camera or media card as part of a new Tweet. BlackBerry smartphone users can also view photos in the Timeline and view tweeted photos from Twitpic, Yfrog and Tweetphoto.


  • Go to User
    • Designed to allow BlackBerry smartphone users  the ability to access any user’s profile from anywhere in the Twitter application using auto-complete functionality for followers.


  • Twitter is now available in the following languages:
    •  English, French, Italian, German, Spanish,  Brazilian Portuguese, Japanese, Indonesian, Portuguese, Russain, Turkish, Dutch, Korean


System Requirements: BlackBerry smartphone with Internet-enabled data plan and BlackBerry® Device Software version 4.5 or later.


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