A short while ago I came across news on Twitter and Google+ that Birdie, my longtime favorite Twitter client for...
Birdie provides a seamless integration with most modern GNU/Linux Desktop Environments and feels like a first-class app.
Birdie is fast, easy to use and works great. It provides all the basic Twitter features and allows you to enjoy Twitter right on your desktop.
Birdie is built by volunteers. All the source code is licensed under the GPLv3 and freely available for anyone to use, modify or share.