Tag Archive: Notification


Send and Respond to Messages from Notification Center in Mac OS X

Messages icon Need to quickly send out a message from your Mac to one of your contacts with iMessage, someone on AIM, Yahoo Messenger, or Facebook messaging? So long as the messaging service is configured for use with the Messages app on the Mac, you can quickly send out a new message directly from Notification Center in OS X. This handy feature does not appear to be enabled by default for many  [Read More…]

Customize “Today View” in Notification Center for iPhone

Swiping down from the very top of your iPhone screen (or iPad), you’ll find Notification Center swoops on down, where alerts, notifications, iMessages, and missed calls appear. There’s also the “Today” tab, which aggregates information from your Calendars, Reminders, Stocks, and destinations, and puts them into an active days summary of what’s on tap for today.

Today View in Notification Center for iOS

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Fast Toggles Is Like A Jailbroken Notification Center For Your Mac

One of the best things in the new iOS7 beta is Command Center, which lets you toggle Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, the flashlight (on the iPhone anyway), AirDrop and others from one quick-to-access place. Fast Toggles wants to do the same and more, only on your Mac. The utility gives you a bunch of apps that you […]

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Fast Toggles Is Like A Jailbroken Notification Center For Your Mac

One of the best things in the new iOS7 beta is Command Center, which lets you toggle Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, the flashlight (on the iPhone anyway), AirDrop and others from one quick-to-access place. Fast Toggles wants to do the same and more, only on your Mac. The utility gives you a bunch of apps that you […]

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Reply To iMessages From Notification Center In Mavericks [OS X Tips]

Reply To iMessagesOf course you know already that you can send iMessages to your iOS or OS X using friends and family via the Notification Center, because we told you that a while ago. Did you know, however, that you can reply to iMessages sent to you in that very same Notification Center? If not, read on […]

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Control Center App Gives Android Users An iOS 7 Notification Center Experience

controlcenterandroid  Curious to see what the next version of iOS will be like but don’t have an iPhone? Now there’s an app on Google Play called Control Center that brings the iOS 7 Control Center user experience to Android phones. The app functions pretty much identical to the Control Center found on iOS 7 except […]

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Control Center App Gives Android Users An iOS 7 Notification Center Experience

controlcenterandroid  Curious to see what the next version of iOS will be like but don’t have an iPhone? Now there’s an app on Google Play called Control Center that brings the iOS 7 Control Center user experience to Android phones. The app functions pretty much identical to the Control Center found on iOS 7 except […]

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Send iMessages From Notification Center In Mavericks Beta [OS X Tips]

Notification Center To MessagesOne of the coolest things about Messages is the cross-device functionality, in that you can send messages to and from your Mac and your iOS devices. I use it while at work to chat with folks who text me from their iPhone; it’s a really handy way to avoid using a tiny screen while at […]

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Gmail App For iOS Updated With Improved Inbox And Better Notification Settings

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Following Gmail’s snazzy addition of categories for easily filtering your inbox mail, the Gmail iOS app has also been updated to support the functionality.

On the web, the way Gmail’s new inbox works is pretty simple. At the top of your Gmail inbox, you’ll have a number of customizable tabs. For example, you could set-up a tab for your social network notifications, and another for your closest friends, and another  [Read More…]

New Pebble Update Brings Notification Improvements, UI Tweaks & More

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The Pebble smartwatch has just received a new software update that makes a number of improvements to notifications, tweaks the device’s user interface, and fixes numerous bugs. It also adds a new watch face called Simplicity.

Here’s the complete list of changes with PebbleOS version 1.11:

What’s New

Improved Notification UI Allows multiple notifications to be viewed if they arrive within a short time frame Improved Set Time UI Added the  [Read More…]