Tag Archive: Boxcar


Boxcar Update Adds User Accounts, Sound Option Twitter And Mail Options

Boxcar 2 has just been updated to add back a bunch of the features that went missing when the notifications app upgraded from v1.x. Now you can create an account to let you share notifications between devices, configure alerts sounds…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Growl 2.0 Adds Notification Center Integration, Prowl And BoxCar

Great news for notification junkies: you can throw out all the third-party hacks which let you pipe your Growl alerts into Mountain Lion's Notification Center. Now Growl itself has been updated to V2.0 and had native integration with OS X's notifications. Better yet, it adds support for forwarding alerts to iOS services Prowl and Boxcar.

We have covered several third-party add-ons to make Growl play nice with Notifications. Now you can forget those, update  [Read More…]

Kwaga To Breathe New Life Into Boxcar Following Acquisition

Boxcar is still open to new and existing users.

Earlier this month, we thought Boxcar had given on third-party push notifications for iOS. But it seems that couldn’t be further from the truth. In fact, the service is about to get a new lease of life after being acquired by Kwaga, the company behind WriteThat.name.

Boxcar was hugely popular when it started up in 2009, because it brought push notifications to a  [Read More…]