WiiTweet v0.3.0

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  1. VatoLoco
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    Pedro Aguiar has released version 0.3.0 of WiiTweet, a new Twitter client made for the Wii. For information on how to set-up and use this homebrew application, check out the project page linked below.



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  2. ComeTurismO

    ComeTurismO CTO

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    Seems interesting, but I want to see screenshots, before I download it.
     
  3. Hyro-Sama

    Hyro-Sama I'm from the fucking future.

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    Lol People need to tweet from their Wii?
     
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  4. Rizsparky

    Rizsparky Saiyan Prince

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    Homebrew devs maybe? I'll give it a download tho.
     
  5. mikefor20

    mikefor20 GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    I would rather a better browser in general...
     
  6. ComeTurismO

    ComeTurismO CTO

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    I see that the team made a good job creating this for a homebrew app for the wii, but i must agree, its so hard to social network on a console! Even if you can connect a keyboard..
     
  7. LightyKD

    LightyKD Future CEO of OUYA Inc.

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    About damn time! THIS is how we keep the Wii alive, with apps. All this needs is a way to receive messages via WiiConnect24 and the message board and we're golden!
     
  8. Luigi2012SM64DS

    Luigi2012SM64DS G-old member

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    wii doesn't need social networking.
    wii needs a sucessor
     
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  9. iFish

    iFish Slower than a 90s modem

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    ....I've been coding a Twitter client(I'm an addict) for the Nintendo Wii for the past year(Only now working on the making the oAuth stuff). I didn't know this existed. I guess I can slow down / halt all development...
     
  10. LightyKD

    LightyKD Future CEO of OUYA Inc.

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    You could always work on a Facebook or real YouTube client with support for subscriptions.
     
  11. iFish

    iFish Slower than a 90s modem

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    Nah. I wanted to code something that I felt I could do well. I've been a big fan of Twitter clients that are ground breaking.(heck, still working on my iPad one) I don't plan to stop working on mine, just slowing down to other projects
     
  12. Cyan

    Cyan GBATemp's lurking knight

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    Yeah, don't stop working on your version just because another one exists.
    people like having choices, and it would certainly have different GUI/options/feeling.

    At least, as long as you don't lost interest :)
    If you worked on it a lot, I'm sure you don't like the idea to drop it now.
     
  13. JoostinOnline

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    I made an alternative icon:
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    It's pretty simple, but it wasn't actually requested so I didn't have much reason to put a lot of work into it.
     
  14. iFish

    iFish Slower than a 90s modem

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    Well, I got most of the API stuff working last night(this motivated me) all I really need to work on it adding a nice UI and more of the actually needed features(ie: for now you can't fav or retweet). Heck, I didn't even add the Wii keyboard yet. I've been using a USB keyboard. And the UI is just tweets coming in plain text on a black screen. It's far from releasable but it's functional for basic use / testing
     
  15. bradzx

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    I hope someone can make facebook client.
     
  16. LightyKD

    LightyKD Future CEO of OUYA Inc.

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    Any screenshots yet?

    EDIT: Found this while searching on Google...


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