Rowi, the popular Twitter app for your Windows Phone, was recently updated and now it's on sale. Just to recap, here are some of the highlights of what version 2.0 brings to the table.
- Instant resume
- Fast app switching
- Pin tweets and messages to the Start Screen
- Retweets are now included in the list timelines
- Photo previews for tweets in timelines
- Conversation views on tweet details page
- Tweet details now show who retweeted it
- Now Playing added to the tweet screen to let you tweet about what you're listening to
- Image upload services through Lockerz, yfrog, Twitter and Twitpic
- Toast notifications now display inside of Rowi and take you to the new tweets when tapped
- New remaining character counter for new tweets or messages
The ad free version normally runs $2.99 but is on sale through April 15, 2012 for just $.99. Should you really like ads, there is a free, ad supported version available (Rowi Lite). However, the free version does not have notifications or live tile support.
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