TwiXtreme is a free twitter client for Blackberry mobile devices from Xtreme Labs. The application features a colorful, more graphic interface that takes tweeting on the go to the next level. As well as Tweeting, Replying to Tweets, and ReTweeting, other features include:

  • Displaying your profile as well as others
  • Showing your Direct Message inbox (though it doesn’t show your sent messages)
  • Favorites
  • Followers list (with Avatars)
  • Following list (with Avatars)
  • Trends; to show the most common tweets of the day
  • Search option
  • Tweets Nearby; that basically shows tweets of other users in your area; this feature however depends on your GPS setting, and that of other tweeters

The application settings allow you to:

  • Enable notifications while application is running in the background
  • Automatically display new tweets
  • Use your tweet as the caption when uploading a picture via TwtPic
  • Show real names instead of usernames when viewing tweets

All in all, this application is great for those looking for a more interesting and fun interface.

Pros & Cons

Pros Cons
goodVery simple and beautiful interface badDoesn’t show your sent direct messages
goodProvides special functionality like showing the nearby tweets, uploading pictures and trends badDoesn’t support writing non English characters. It still can display non English tweets
goodFree application and without ads!
goodThe application lunches quickly

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