Hotot is an open source Twitter client for Linux written in Python. It includes a lot of features like the possibility to view Google maps, images as well as the presence of many hotkeys for rapid use and access to your Twitter account.
To install Hotot on Ubuntu (10.04/10.10/11.04), launch the terminal and issue these commands:
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:hotot-team
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install hotot
To start the application, run this command via the terminal:
Or run it via the Ubuntu Start menu.