Turpial is a mocroblogging client for social sites and networks such as Twitter and Identi.ca
Developed under a low-fat diet, Turpial eats only what is required. This makes it the perfect option to use on netbooks and limited resources computers.
Turpial integrates with your own desktop notificactions allowing you to enjoy your social networks with the theme of your choice.
Many things have been improved at the heart of the bird, so you can feel more stable and secure while microblogging under critical circumstances
You no longer need to remember that wierd and odd username your friend chose because she thought it was “cool”, just find her in your Friends List and start a conversation.
Tons of Functions
In its light package, Turpial has support for all your Tweeting and Denting needs. From Easy Mentions, Replys and Favorites, to RT (new and old), Direct Messages, Follow and Unfollows and many more.
Selective Tweets and Time Line
Turpial’s got Attitude, it allows you to temporarily “silence” any user you want so thier tweets don’t fill you time line with their not-so-often spam. You don’t even need to unfollow them, and you can do/undo this as many times as you wish and NO ONE will ever find out.
URL Shortener and Image Uploads
Everyday more and more services join the Turpial ranks, whether it is to make your URL smaller or show your followers your pictures, the bird is growing.
If one column is not enought to enjoy all you Twitter or Identi.ca experiance, Extend Turpial to a 3 column mode and behold the greatness of your timelin and lists in a glance.
Install turpial 1.6.6 on ubuntu
Open the terminal and run the following commands
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:effie-jayx/turpial
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install turpial