Twitter for Windows Phone updated and redesigned, now with live tile support

Ian Hardy

February 26, 2013 12:14pm

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Twitter has just pushed out an update to its Windows Phone app. Now sitting at version the most notable change is the design as it finally matches Android and iOS with the Home, Connect, Discover and Me tabs, plus brings Live Tile integration to your start screen. Here’s the complete change log:

– Integrated right into your Windows Phone with faster performance, lock screen, and custom Live Tile that show your notifications
– Direct access to your favorite profiles and lists optimizing Windows Phone “pinning” functionality
– Streamlined navigation brings you the new Home, Connect, Discover and Me tabs
– Engage with the best Twitter content available in the Discover tab, as well as Trends, browse categories, find friends, and suggestions about Who To Follow
– Enjoy your Retweets, favorites, follows, mentions and replies in the Connect tab, or filter your mentions and replies only

Twitter for Windows Phone is compatible with Windows Phone 8, Windows Phone 7.5 and Windows Phone 7 devices.

Download Twitter for Windows Phone here
Via: Twitter

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  • Keval

    I’m assuming this is only for windows phone 8 -.-‘

    • jatsober

      No it is for all Windows Phones 7 and up!

    • Reserved

      It clearly says it’s for WP7 and WP8.

  • George

    My update didn’t go through. Technical issues?

  • Vaub

    No, got it on my Samsung Focus 🙂

    Good to see they made something better than the older version… Not that hard to do tough.

  • Braumin

    Wow that’s a great update. Of course the original one was just terrible which didn’t help.

    Well done Twitter!

  • Keith

    Nice update!

  • Marco

    Love the update on my Rogers Lumia 920!