Seesmic Silverlight-Based Desktop Launches Plugin Platform

Seesmic, Silverlight-based social networking app launched its highly anticipated plugin platform which transforms the formerly Twitter-only app to a platform for the larger social Web, and real-time news, and lets you add plugins to desktop app, including everything from tracking breaking news from top sources like Techmeme or RSS feeds, accessing social networks like Facebook, […]

Seesmic, Silverlight-based social networking app launched its highly anticipated plugin platform which transforms the formerly Twitter-only app to a platform for the larger social Web, and real-time news, and lets you add plugins to desktop app, including everything from tracking breaking news from top sources like Techmeme or RSS feeds, accessing social networks like Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Foursquare and others, shopping at Zappos, listening to music via Last.fm, and so much more.

There're over 40 plugins available now and more to come. The plugins work in Seesmic's Desktop 2 client software, a downloadable app designed for both Windows and Mac.

Download: Plugins | Desktop 2