Push notifications

05.21.14
Mac 101: How to manage website Push Notifications in OS X Mavericks
05.21.14

Mac 101: How to manage website Push Notifications in OS X Mavericks

OS X Mavericks added a new feature to Safari that allows websites to send you push notifications w...

By K. Hodgkins,   05.21.14
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03.18.14
Dear App Store game developers, knock it off with the useless push notifications
03.18.14

Dear App Store game developers, knock it off with the useless push notifications

Out of all the gaming device in my house -- and there are dozens -- my iPhone and iPad are the mos...

By Mike Wehner,   03.18.14
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11.15.13
Slice shopping assistant now allows you to receive Safari push notifications
11.15.13

Slice shopping assistant now allows you to receive Safari push notifications

One new feature added to OS X Mavericks is the integration of Safari into Notification Center, whi...

By K. Hodgkins,   11.15.13
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04.18.13
This is the Modem World: Who's driving this thing?
04.18.13

This is the Modem World: Who's driving this thing?

Each week Joshua Fruhlinger contributes This is the Modem World, a column dedicated to exploring th...

By Joshua Fruhlinger,   04.18.13
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08.22.12
Wireless Sensor Tags alert you to movement and temperature changes, fit on your keyring
08.22.12

Wireless Sensor Tags alert you to movement and temperature changes, fit on your keyring

There's plenty of sensor gear around for hobbyists to play with, but not so many polished products...

By J. Rigg,   08.22.12
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07.16.12
Local notification spam: Devs, please don't do that
07.16.12

Local notification spam: Devs, please don't do that

Want to know a quick road to a bad app review from your users? Local notification spam. Frankly, w...

By E. Sadun,   07.16.12
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05.08.12
Apple inadvertently teases iCloud.com banner notifications, pings your browser iOS 5-style
05.08.12

Apple inadvertently teases iCloud.com banner notifications, pings your browser iOS 5-style

Apple already made clear that it was expanding iOS 5-like notifications to the desktop with OS X M...

By J. Fingas,   05.08.12
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03.16.12
German appeals court lets Motorola to continue push notification patent against Apple
03.16.12

German appeals court lets Motorola to continue push notification patent against Apple

Germany has been the site of quite a few patent battles between Motorola and Apple in the past,...

By M. Schramm,   03.16.12
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01.23.12
KDDI putting ads in the notification bar on Android phones
01.23.12

KDDI putting ads in the notification bar on Android phones

Imagine you're walking down the block when, suddenly, your phone goes off. You take it out of your...

By T. O'Brien,   01.23.12
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