Our favorite Twitter client Blaq has again been updated, now sitting at v1.2.1. The update brings along a slew of new features as well as plenty of fixes to keep things running in tip-top shape. It's been a bit since an official release was dropped so for those of you that have been patiently waiting, here you go!
New features of v1.2.1 include:
- Account settings are now accessible from the accounts screen. Just hold down on an account.
- Ability to toggle Hold place in timeline in Account Settings
- Real-time streaming is now compressed - you'll be using 1/5th the data you were using before.
- Instant push - When another Blaq user mentions you or you mention them, pushes are instant.
- Peformance tweaks
- BBM Channel pins are now recognized in tweets and direct messages
- Network performance improvements
- Users being logged out if they follow more than 600 accounts.
- Share card slow to load
- Duplicate notifications
- Keyboard shortcuts in Lists (finally)
- Photos and BBM have been disabled for scheduled tweets since scheduled tweets work while the application is closed
- Device Identifying Information permission required or application crashes
- Retweeted tweet by verified account shows non-verified user as verified
- Compose options don't repopulate when going back into options screen
- Some other crashes
Blaq is available for all BlackBerry 10 devices for $2.99. The update is free for exisitng users.