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in categories  opensource  linux  permalink:  215   posted on 28.11.2009 4:27
From Yorik
Simple twitter reader

This is a simple pygtk-based application that puts an icon in your system tray, that shows a simple window containing your friends tweets when you click on it. Web links inside tweets as well as @someone or #subject tags are clickable, and there is a settings dialog to set your twitter username and preferred browser. The icon turns green when there are new unread tweets.It has no other fancy function like posting tweets, since I usually post everything to identi.ca with pidgin...
It works on debian squeeze, still untested on other platforms. You need the python-twitter and python-sexy packages installed.

Get the application here.

First and foremost, your name:

And your message:

To publish it, just press this ...