Official Twitter App For WindowsPhone 8 Released w LiveTile Support [video]

This is a very good news to all Windows Phone 8 users. Twitter has officially updated their app to support the new OS and LiveTiles.

Today we’re introducing a new version of Twitter for Windows Phone. In addition to a new design, which brings the app in line with other Twitter apps, this update includes several features that make it easier for you to discover and share the content that matters to you.

Twitter for Windows Phone 2.0 is a major refresh, bringing the best content to the experience of the Windows Phone.

New features:
– Integrated right into your Windows Phone with faster performance, lock screen, and custom Live Tile that show your notifications
– Direct access to your favorite profiles and lists optimizing Windows Phone “pinning” functionality
– Streamlined navigation brings you the new Home, Connect, Discover and Me tabs
– Engage with the best Twitter content available in the Discover tab, as well as Trends, browse categories, find friends, and suggestions about Who To Follow
– Enjoy your Retweets, favorites, follows, mentions and replies in the Connect tab, or filter your mentions and replies only

Check out this video demo by TheVerge.