Tag Archives: Notifications

5 iOS 7 tips & tricks you might have missed

  When iOS 7 launched last fall, many iOS users only noticed the cosmetic changes that the new OS entailed along with some of the other major new features, such as faster processors, improved camera tweaks, and Touch ID. However, Apple did more than what meets the eye. Some of the minor changes Apple made are worth mentioning as well and many of…

Lunecase offers LED notifications without additional battery drain

Notifications are an important part of every smartphone. They can truly make or break the experience. If you aren’t notified of incoming texts, emails, or calls, you’re required to be constantly checking your phone (even though, let’s be honest, we all do anyway). However, for the iPhone, to receive notifications, you must have the phone on and be looking…

5 of today’s top Apple News stories, March 12th – iAd update, in-app purchase alerts, iPhone return period shortened, and more…

Today was yet another day of interesting news surrounding everyone’s favorite tech company. While a lot of today’s news was centered around the iPhone 6, and the new concept shown off today, there was still some interesting news around the web, and below are five of the more noteworthy stories floating around the web from today. 1. iOS 7.1 brings new…

iOS 8 feature concept imagines “Interactive Notifications”, allows you to reply to messages without leaving an app

iOS isn’t perfect. It never has been, and it never will be. For years, the jailbreak scene has been the space where developers and engineers address its problems. Before iOS 7, we had tweaks like Auxo and SBSsettings for quick access toggles and multitasking. For messaging, BiteSMS has been one of the most popular downloads from Cydia for a long time. The…

Pebble update introduces Gmail notifications for iOS

Smart watches may very well be the next big thing. Over the last year, we’ve seen the introduction of the Kickstarter project Pebble watch, as well has numerous (probably hundreds) of rumors about an Apple iWatch. While we may watch the battle between different types of wearable technology, such as smart watches and smart glasses (such as Google Glass)…

Apple Store app now tracks deliveries with push notifications

An update to the Apple Store app now provides users with push notifications for delivery updates. Version 2.6 will give you notifications when your order ships, and when your item is delivered, providing you with regular updates in between. The app will also be able to send you push notifications to tell you when you’re eligible for upgrade pricing on a…

AppGratis was pulled for push notification violations

If you hadn’t seen the news earlier today about AppGratis getting pulled, don’t worry, now we know why. According to AllThingsD, Apple has said that it violates two clauses of the developer terms and agreements. These two clauses deal with showing and promoting applications that aren’t your own, and using push notifications to for advertising and…