Tag: notifications

MiniBanners Improves iOS’s Enormous Notifications Banners

Do you like iOS notifications but aren’t a fan of the interface? Well, now you can fix that with MiniBanners, a jailbreak tweak for iOS....

MountainGrowl Integrates Growl With Notification Center

We all know about Growl — it’s been a vital part of many of our workflows for years. Now that Apple has implemented Notification Center...

Mobile Notifier developer hired by Apple to fix iOS notifications

This is the kind of story we all like to hear about. When Peter Hajas got sick and tired of the way Apple’s iOS notification...

Apple looking to provide iCal meeting alerts based on your location

We can all pretty much agree that iOS notifications are pretty useless in their current state. But, rest assured, Apple seems to be working on...

Concept: A new iOS notification system based on the iPad 2 Smart Cover

It shouldn’t come as much of a surprise when I say that Apple’s notification system needs a lot of work. I spend more time these...

Notificant: Like a digital string around your finger

If you need a reminder now and then, and if you want your reminders to appear across all your Macs and (soon) your iOS devices, then give Notificant a try. It's like a digital string around your finger.

See Growl notifications on your iOS device

Even if you’re just a little bit nerdy, you probably use Growl. It’s a great notification system for your Mac that countless apps take advantage...

Turn off Ping auto-tweets; Apple turns on iTun.es URL shortener

I don’t “love” Ping, but I do find myself using it from time to time. I love suggesting music to people, and Ping seems to...

Google Apps now with push notifications for Gmail

Up until now, users had to use third party or jailbroken apps to get push notifications for Gmail on their iPhones. Not anymore, though. Google...

Push Notifications Found! In a garbage can?

You know that post where I speculated about push being missing because of Telcos? Well it turns out that I could be completely off the...

Oh where, oh where has my push notifications gone? Oh where, oh where could it be?

The self imposed deadline was September of 2008. When the deadline began to slide people started speculating that we would see push notifications in the...