Tweetdeck for Android Available Today in Beta Form
The developers behind the Tweetdeeck application are for the first time offering a beta version of Tweetdeck for the Android platform. It is the first mobile version of Tweeteck to integrate Twitter, Facebook, Foursquare, and Buzz into a single application. Each account is color-coded, making it easier to tell them apart. The beta is a free download starting Thursday, August 12. Tweetdeck already offers a mobile app for the iPhone.
from Yahoo News / Mashable
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