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Posted by on Oct 31, 2012 in Software, Technology |

Twitter is developing its own application for Windows 8

Twitter is developing its own application for Windows 8

Twitter, the social networking giant with over 500 million users was revealed through their mobile account a message saying that they are developing a great app for the new will arrive in the coming months.

Currently, has official apps for Android, Windows Phone and all Apple products platform. Although the latter, especially Mac seems to be neglected for a long period of time. Implying criticism of Twitter by consumers who conjectured about the denial of the company to create native clients on desktops.

Twitter’s new announcement on the application to Windows 8, which Steve Ballmer himself has collected live during the keynote of BUILD 2012 , suggests otherwise.

Although not specified in the message, is of special interest to know if the application will come in the next few months, keep the look consistent so far on platforms like Android and iOS, that is, a framework that is Tweets and all its options or more similar to the web version mixed with the new design style on home screen .

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Twitter recently began a series of obstacles to try to stop the development of third-party clients, in order to better control the way people interact with the social network. When it announced the change in its API , the company said it would have to do a much more complex for developers could create new applications.

For this reason, it is no wonder the lace of the message on Twitter, hinting at that for the moment there is no great Twitter app for Windows 8. Thus laying the ground, the recognition earned by third-party applications developed for the new system as MetroTwit , unavailable in the Windows Store .

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