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posted in November 2010
Desktop Twitter clients offer some advantages over browser-based options for the more than 175 million registered Twitter users navigating the tens of millions of daily Tweets. Desktop clients free user from the limited range of controls and UT metaphors found in the browser, and there's less chance of being bitten by a web-based exploit. Moreover, third-party browser-based clients, such as HootSuite and Slipstre.am, hint at different ways of interacting with Twitter. It's no wonder that third-p
Third-party clients bring horsepower and rich features to the Twitter experience, so you can manage the tsunami of information flowing through the streams you follow and make the most of every 140-character opportunity. Here, InformationWeek lifts the hoods of five leading clients and breaks down the pros and cons of each.