Apps of the month (March 2012): Apple Store, Speedtest, Tweetbot, and more

In Scott Lowe's latest app roundup, he features the following mobile applications: Apple Store, Alarm Clock HD,, Tweetbot, and


Vendor: Tapbots Cost: $2.99 in the Apple App Store

I use this app every day and also have installed it on my iPad. I've gone through a lot of Twitter clients, and I think this one is the best of the bunch. It's very obvious when I have either a mention or a new direct message, and I like the way that it displays profiles. In this article, you're seeing the iPhone version, but the iPad version is actually much better due to the size of the screen.

Figure F and Figure G give you a look at this app on my iPhone. Figure F

A Twitter timeline in Tweetbot.
Figure G

A Twitter profile as shown in Tweetbot.
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By Scott Lowe

Since 1994, Scott Lowe has been providing technology solutions to a variety of organizations. After spending 10 years in multiple CIO roles, Scott is now an independent consultant, blogger, author, owner of The 1610 Group, and a Senior IT Executive w...