Twitterrific 5 for Mac Drops to $7.99 Following Discontinuation of Twitter’s Essential Mac App

Third-party Twitter shopper “Twitterrific” has dropped the value of the newest Mac app — Twitterrific 5 for Mac [Direct Link] — to $7.99, down from $19.99. The brand new price ticket marks the bottom that Iconfactory’s app has ever been on the Mac App Retailer, and follows a 50 p.c low cost to $9.99 that emerged in December 2017.

Twitterrific’s sale for Mac appeared over the weekend on February 17, the day after Twitter announced it could formally cease supporting the primary Twitter for Mac app. Twitter mentioned that it plans to focus its consideration on a “nice Twitter expertise that is constant throughout all platforms,” confirming that the Mac app wasn’t on the corporate’s record of priorities. Starting final Friday, Twitter for Mac is now not accessible to obtain, and inside the subsequent month the corporate will cease supporting it utterly.

Whereas Twitter guided customers to the social community’s desktop web site for the “full Twitter expertise on Mac,” Twitterrific is now a less expensive different for these searching for an app to browse Twitter on a Mac. Twitterrific presents Tweets as they have been initially seen on the social community, in a chronological order that filters out different extraneous content material, like which Tweets your followers like.

Twitterrific 5 additionally syncs your timelines throughout units (together with iPhone and iPad), helps mute filters, has a number of font and textual content dimension choices, integrates with the Voice Over accessibility characteristic, and extra.

Re-imagined from the bottom as much as be the Mac’s most pleasant, highly effective and fashionable Twitter shopper. Twitterrific makes Twitter enjoyable.

Twitterrific feels proper at house on the Mac. Help for Notification Heart, Retina shows, built-in sharing, lovely animations, full-screen mode & extra.

With the brand new $7.99 price ticket, Twitterrific has additionally undercut Tweetbot‘s $9.99 worth on the Mac App Retailer [Direct Link]. Because of ongoing updates and developer assist, each Twitterrific and Tweetbot have been higher obtained on the iTunes and Mac App Shops with Four-star rankings, in comparison with Twitter for Mac’s 1-star score on the time of its elimination.

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