Since Elementary OS Freya comes with GTK+ 3.14, it’s able to install the latest Corebird 1.0, a modern, easy and fun Twitter client.
For those who never heard of Corebird, it is a native Gtk+ Twitter client for Linux, which supports keyboard shortcuts, image and video preview. It is one of the few remaining desktop Linux Twitter apps still in active development.
Install Corebird 1.0 in eOS Freya:
1. Depends on your OS type, 32-bit (i386) or 64-bit (amd64), select download the “corebird_1.1~really1.0+xxx_i386/amd64.deb” package from launchpad page:
2. Open terminal from the Application launcher. Run below command to refresh system package cache:
sudo apt-get update
3. Finally open the downloaded package and click install. Or install it via dpkg command in terminal:
cd ~/Downloads; sudo dpkg -i corebird_*.deb; sudo apt-get -f install