New release: sobees lite (previously bDule)

Here are the latest news about sobees !

We just released a new version of bDule, our desktop client, and we are taking this opportunity to rebrand it to sobees lite in order to realign all our brands. sobees lite continues to offer you the best features including Facebook, Twitter and MySpace in addition to our Real-time search tool.

What’s new in sobees lite?

  • We now support multiple languages: English, French, German and more to come
  • Best Facebook integration into a desktop client with access to your inbox, friends, profile and events
  • Full MySpace support
  • Possibility to update your status on multiple services in one go
  • Many improvements, bug fixes… see the full list hereafter

These new features have been created so that you can make the most of your favorite social networks, directly on your desktop. Everything has been made to fit your needs in social networking, so don’t wait, click here and enjoy!!!

sobees has been taken as an example by Microsoft to illustrate the next generation of newspapers, which you have certainly heard about recently. This is a great recognition and, while it referred to sobees, we are committed to bring the same experience and richness into sobees lite while focusing on the social and real time web.

It took us some time to launch this new version, but we  expect some other cool updates in Silverlight (sobees web) very soon!

sobees lite is a WPF/.NET application and works on any Windows 7, Vista and XP computer.

Full release note:

  • Easier first user experience / connection to services screen
  • Multiple languages: English, French and German
  • Status update on multiple services in one go
  • MySpace support: activities, status, my activities, top friends and comments
  • Status update on MySpace
  • Profile, friends, events and inbox added in Facebook
  • Comments, login and clear timeline fixed in Facebook
  • bit.ly login added
  • New URL shortener (migre.me)
  • Tweetshrink implemented
  • Possibility to delete your tweets
  • Auto-complete for direct messages
  • Reply, retweet, send a direct message or favorite on mouse over the avatar or as text buttons
  • Groups issue and edit button fixed in Twitter
  • Separate refresh timers in Real Time Search
  • OneRiot fixed
  • "Add a column" button
  • Application launch when maximized fixed
  • Option to limit the number of items in each list
  • Splash screen not closing fixed

And feel free to give us your feedback
Are you already a sobees fan on Facebook ?
Are you already following us on Twitter ?

Don’t forget to tweet about sobees lite !