Tween (software)

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Original author(s) @kiri_feather[1]
Developer(s) @kiri_feather
Initial release November 21, 2007
Stable release / March 15, 2013 (2013-03-15)
Preview release / February 18, 2011 (2011-02-18)
Development status Active
Operating system Windows
Platform .NET Framework 4.0 (or later)
Type Twitter client
License Proprietary
Website Tween - Twitter Client(Japanese)

Tween is a Twitter client for Microsoft Windows, and written in Visual Basic .NET. It is one of the most popular Twitter clients in Japan,[2] and it is Open Source.


Originally, Tween was developed for heavy users. For this reason, Tween is a Twitter client with various functions. There are web mode and API mode, and users can switch between modes. Web mode allows users to avoid API limit's operation.[3]


The first beta version was released at Hatena Diary on Nov. 21, 2007.[4] Originally web mode was an only way to get data, then API mode was implemented. was released on Oct. 2, 2009, and API mode was set as default.[5] or later became Proprietary software.


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