Push Notifications

Push Notifications Remind iOS 10.3 Users to Enable Two-Factor Authentication

Apple has started reminding iOS 10.3 beta users to enable two-factor authentication with a new push notification. According to 9to5Mac, the notification has started appearing over the last 24 hours and appears to have hit most users in the middle of the night. Tapping or swiping the notification takes users to a screen that explains what two-factor...

Breaking News Push Notifications Being Tested by Twitter

According to a report by BuzzFeed, Twitter has started pushing breaking news notifications to select users, as it did earlier today after a truck crashed into the Berlin Christmas market. Users that linked to Twitter’s Moments tab, which summarizes the news in tweets, received the breaking news alert. The company also sent a similar alert when Fidel Castro died...

Google Chrome for OS X Finally Gets Native Push Notifications

A new option introduced by Google in its Chrome browser for OS X has finally brought the ability to get native push notifications on Mac, as pointed out by The Next Web. Once enabled, push notifications are delivered in the same way you’d see any other alert on OS X, which also works seamlessly with your...