As you all know I am a major fan of the Windows Phone platform and as part of my usage over the last year and a half I have purchased and tested a lot of Twitter apps. My absolute favorite is Rowi from Hidden Pineapple. They just released Rowi 2.0 and my devices are now updated. I thought it was such a major update for a function that many people find essential that I wanted to share the news with you.
My buddy, Jason Harris, put together a detailed post on the update so you can see the entire changelist for the application. I paid $2.99 for the full version, but understand they are going to have a Rowi 2.0 launch special of just 99 cents so I highly recommend you purchase this app if you don't already have it.
Here's a list of some of the biggest new changes/features:
Readability integration for viewing web pages and saving bookmarks for later reading (added to Rowi's save for later functionality)
Support for RTL (Right to Left) languages display for tweets/messages
New context menu for quick and easy access to common actions for tweets/messages (tap to open the menu, double-tap to select the tweet/message/item)
You can now pin any home timeline, new tweet, new tweet #nowplaying, new message and search to your Windows Phone start screen
Fast app switching support and now using the OS' progress indicator (yes, Rowi is finally updated to take advantage of the latest major Windows Phone OS a.k.a. Mango)
Updated the message conversation style to better match the OS messaging conversation UI
Photo previews for tweets in timelines
As you can see there are a ton of updates and changes in Rowi that convince me it is the best Twitter app available for Windows Phone.