Twitter for Mac, the official app for people who don’t want the chaotic-wall-of-tweets experience of TweetDeck nor the I-just-started-using-Twitter experience of Twitter.com, hadn’t been updated for years — recently, it would often behave as if broken, had clunky image support and looked terrible on new Mac screens.
It was, however, the best free option for many people who had a specific, pure conception of what Twitter is supposed to be: a reverse-chronological, real-time list of posts from people you follow. It was the purest Twitter experience since Tweetie, the Loren Brichter-designed iPhone app that became Twitter’s official app for a short time before being replaced by something very different.
It’s refreshingly basic:
- We've compiled an extensive (but not exhaustive) list of lies, exaggerations, and bullshit from Trump's first 100 days in office 💯🗒
- Infowars founder Alex Jones was dealt a legal blow after a judge ruled in favor of his ex-wife in the custody battle of their three children.
- Beginning in 2018, prescription drugs will be free for anyone under the age of 25 in Ontario, Canada, government says 💊🇨🇦
- President Trump can order himself a Coke with the simple push of a red button installed at his desk in the Oval Office 🔴