Aviary, the popular Twitter app, adds iCloud timeline and tweet syncing

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What you need to know

  • Aviary has received another sizeable update.
  • This time the app gained support for iCloud timeline syncing.
  • Drafts and saved tweets will also sync between devices as well.

Popular Twitter app Aviary has received yet another update, this time adding a feature that will come in super handy when the Mac version of the app ships – whenever macOS Big Sur launches. With the latest version installed users can take advantage of iCloud-based timeline syncing. Saved tweets and drafts will also sync, too.

The addition of timeline syncing is pretty great because it makes sure people will be in the same place in their timelines regardless of the device they're using.

The new release is just the latest in a very regular line of updates with a new one arriving daily. This is a pretty big one as well, with a ton of bug fixes included to make the app run as smoothly as possible.

As for the new stuff, here's what you can look forward to.

  • Added iCloud feed timeline sync
  • Saved tweets and drafts are also now synced across via iCloud
  • Added iCloud sync toggles in the settings section
  • The feed timeline is now limited to displaying up to 200 tweets

Aviary is now available for download from the App Store across iPhone and iPad. A Mac version is also coming once Apple launches macOS Big Sur.

Aviary is a beautiful Twitter client built with iOS design guidelines in mind. It's simple enough to pick up and use immediately, and powerful enough to tweak it just the way you want. The delightful interface is coupled with extensive features that feel the part on your device, whilst elevating your Twitter experience.

Oliver Haslam

Oliver Haslam has written about Apple and the wider technology business for more than a decade with bylines on How-To Geek, PC Mag, iDownloadBlog, and many more. He has also been published in print for Macworld, including cover stories. At iMore, Oliver is involved in daily news coverage and, not being short of opinions, has been known to 'explain' those thoughts in more detail, too. Having grown up using PCs and spending far too much money on graphics card and flashy RAM, Oliver switched to the Mac with a G5 iMac and hasn't looked back. Since then he's seen the growth of the smartphone world, backed by iPhone, and new product categories come and go. Current expertise includes iOS, macOS, streaming services, and pretty much anything that has a battery or plugs into a wall. Oliver also covers mobile gaming for iMore, with Apple Arcade a particular focus. He's been gaming since the Atari 2600 days and still struggles to comprehend the fact he can play console quality titles on his pocket computer.