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Twitter® for BlackBerry® Smartphones

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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.




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


  • Timelines (Stream)
    • The main page of the application will be the BlackBerry smartphone user's Twitter home page “Timeline”, which provides a timeline of the Twitter users they are following, including Tweets posted by the users and replies to the user.


  • Following/Followers
    • Is designed to allow BlackBerry smartphone users to view, Direct Message, Unfollow and Block Twitter users who they are currently following and who are following them.


  • Tweeting and Re-Tweeting
    • BlackBerry smartphone users can post new Tweets,@Replies, Direct Message and Re-Tweet (forward).


  • Search
    • Keyword Search: Search for keywords from within the application and the search results are displayed as a Timeline. Users can view a specific Twitter user’s Timeline and save keyword searches as “Saved Searches”.
    • Find and follow People (User Search): Search for other Twitter users from within the application. 
    • View/delete a Saved Search: Open a previously saved keyword search within the application. When opening the search, the Tweets will be updated to the most recent.<.li>


  • Photos
    • BlackBerry smartphone user 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.
  • Trending Topics
    • BlackBerry smartphone users can view a list of the top 10 trending topics on Twitter, and they are able to click on a topic to bring up a Timeline.


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


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