Twitter for Mac gets a new look, group messaging, and much more

Twitter has delivered a major update to its Mac application, adding support for a number of the social network's most recent features. Version 4.0 also brings along a refreshed look, along with a brand new dark theme.

In addition to the new look, Twitter for Mac supports in-line video, group messages, and it even has its own Today widget. Check out everything you can expect from Twitter 4.0:

  • Inline video playback - You'll see videos play directly in your feed.
  • GIFs support - See animations without leaving your timeline.
  • Group Direct Messages - Create and receive private notes with up to 50 people.
  • Mute - Silence specific accounts so you no longer see them in your feed.
  • Today Center Widget - Get your Twitter Highlights right on your desktop.
  • Dark Theme - Now you can see the world in black or white.
  • Updated design - Get the latest improvements to icons, buttons, and interactions.
  • Quote Tweet - Add your two cents to any Retweet.

You can grab the Twitter update from the Mac App Store now.