Hotot : A lightweight twitter client
Hotot is a free and open source twitter client, available for all common platforms including GNU/Linux distributions such as Ubuntu, Linux Mint. It a cool looking nice micro-blogging app, it has lot of features and you can customize it, but it’s in early stage of development – so it may not be very stable.
Features at a glance
- easy to manege various accounts
- threaded conversations
- cool themes
- preview images/videos
- real time update
- notification system
- firewall for blocking unwanted contents and more!
Installing Hotot Twitter Client in Ubuntu [12.10/12.04] / Linux Mint
In Ubuntu 12.04/12.10, it’s already included in default repository (an stable release). So you can install it from Software Center or just type the command –
sudo apt-get install hotot
You know beta version of the ubuntu 10.04 LTS has released earlier and final version will be released on April 29 2010 and it will be supported till 2013.Many changes and improvement has been made in Lucid Lynx(the name of the ubuntu 10.04 version).
Now you can use your favorite micro-blogging site very easily ..as the lucid lynx came with gwibber which is installed by default in the standard ubuntu distribution package.Gwibber is microblogging client for all the popular micro blogging sites like Twitter.Hence you can easily enjoy tweeting fr0m your desktop just by clicking gwibber.Although gwibber has support for all other major microblogging sites.
Currently supported microblogging sites :
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