Like different components of the X rebrand, there’s nonetheless some work to be performed. | Screenshot by Jay Peters / The Verge
TweetDeck’s new identify is formally right here: XPro. For those who go to this URL for TweetDeck whereas logged out, it’s best to see “XPro” on the high of the web page (through 9to5Google). Elon Musk, the proprietor of X, the corporate previously generally known as Twitter, introduced the XPro identify final week.
Like a lot of Twitter’s rebranding to X, there are nonetheless a whole lot of vestiges of the outdated model on the web page. The picture on the touchdown web page nonetheless prominently options the Twitter chicken emblem, and a tagline on the web page reads “a robust, real-time software for individuals who dwell on Twitter.”
Nonetheless, there are a handful of extra XPro mentions on the web page as properly, together with a line asking in the event you is perhaps “searching for the legacy model of XPro?,” a hyperlink to “go to legacy XPro” (although that takes you a TweetDeck login web page) and, on the backside of the web page, a hyperlink to the XPro Phrases (which takes you to a web page at present titled “TweetDeck Preview Program”).
One change we’re nonetheless ready for is for XPro to develop into a subscriber-only profit, however that might occur very quickly. On July third, the corporate’s help account mentioned that XPro would solely be obtainable for many who pay to be verified “in 30 days,” so if X retains its phrase, that change goes to occur imminently.
As a part of that announcement, X mentioned it will be launching the long-in-the-works TweetDeck Preview as TweetDeck 2.0, however as of this writing, I’m nonetheless in a position to make use of the older model of the app.
The total X rebranding is slowly rolling out throughout the platform, together with on the corporate’s Android and iOS apps. An enormous, flashing X emblem was briefly added to the highest of the X headquarters in San Francisco earlier than being dismantled.