TweetDeck to Shutdown on May 7th


Twitter has announced that TweetDeck’s apps on iPhone, Android and Air will shutdown May 7th.It’s been known for a while that twitter was going to turn off TweetDeck in all of its forms. It’s iOS app, Android app, Adobe’s AIR mobile platform as well as Facebook integration are soon to be discontinued. Thanks to an announcement on its company blog we now know the discontinuation will happen on May 7th.

Previously the microblogging site didn’t put a specific date saying it would be in early May and before that with the vague “soon.”

Twitter will be keeping the dedicated web and Google Chrome app versions alive. In addition, desktop versions of the app will still be available.