The Twitter App for iPad have been officially released. The Twitter App makes use of the iPad’s fluid touch interface
, letting you move lots of information around smoothly and quickly â€“ without needing to open and close windows or click buttons. The following features were listed in official twitter blog:
Panes: Tapping on a Tweet opens a pane to the right. Depending on the content in that Tweet, youâ€™ll see a video or photo, or maybe a news story, or perhaps another Tweet. You can continue tapping on Tweets, opening new panes, and getting new content as long as youâ€™d like to. And, itâ€™s really easy to move between panes by swiping to the right or left.
Media: When you tap a video link or open a web page with an embedded video, you can play that video inline. And, letâ€™s be honest, video is great but sometimes it can take some time to load. The panes in Twitter for iPad let you look through your timeline while a video is loading, and then you can just swipe back to the video when itâ€™s ready to play. You can also pinch on a video to watch it fullscreen.
Gestures: You can pinch on a Tweet to quickly view details about the author and to take actions on a Tweet, such as reply or retweet. Put two fingers together and pull down on a Tweet to peek at the replies, showing the entire conversation leading to that Tweet.
No need to login: You donâ€™t even need to sign up to get started with Twitter for iPad. Weâ€™ve selected great Twitter accounts that you can see in various categories, such as Art & Design, Sports, and News. You can also search, view trends, and find breaking news. Sign up at any time to create your own timeline and start tweeting.
Download the Twitter App for iPad from here.