I think Twitter is very good as an information gathering tool. Especially technical information is fastest and easy to grab via Twitter.
I wanna use Twitter but feel a little bad about browsing it lordly during working time.
So I created a simple and quiet twitter client. This is a text based tool and doesn't have images on the timeline.
Worc is published on GitHub.
Mac or Windows users can download from the top link of this page.
After downloading it, you need to open it from right click because this application is unsigned.
If you find some bugs or proposals, please register them to the GitHub.