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1answer
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Apple Push Notification reliablity

I have one app supported on both Android and iOS. The app needs a background service which hits a remote server every minute. The job is simple for Android app but since background tasking is not ...
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2answers
54 views

ios push practicaly equals frequent requests to the servers? How iMessage push works?

I would like make sure, how push in iOS works. Is it just about frequent requests to the servers? Second question is how iMessage works? It is free of cost, works over the Internet (using the data ...
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1answer
698 views

iPhone gmail app push notifications not working

My iPhone gmail app push notifications are not working properly anymore. I have the Primary only selected for my push notifications. For some reason I am getting notifications for the emails I don't ...
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1answer
392 views

Are there any iPhone push apps that sound on silent?

Are there any iPhone push apps that will still sound when the phone is set to silent/vibrate? I've tried Prowl but it gets silenced. I'd like to have a way to find my phone more easily when I can't ...
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2answers
49 views

What time is shown for received push notification?

When a push notification is shown on the sleep screen, there is a time attached to it. What time is this? Is it when it was received on the phone?
2
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1answer
492 views

Where does the iPhone store deleted apps' notification settings?

Basically if an app is allowed notifications, it never asks again even if the app is deleted and reinstalled. Where is all this data stored?
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2answers
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How to enable push notifications of emails?

A quick question with perhaps no answer, How can I enable push notifications of emails? What currently happens when I get an email is that my phone vibrates or rings, then I look at the locked ...
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2answers
400 views

Google Mail doesn't download label as folder

I use GMail for push mail on my iPhone. I need that feature to sync my contact, calendar and email with Google. Setup is done using Microsoft Exchange following official tutorial from google at ...
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2answers
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Is it possible to send push notifications to the iPhone Simulator?

I am developing a push notification infrastructure and would like to test it with the iPhone Simulator on a Mac. Is this possible, or do I need to use a physical iPhone?
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1answer
5k views

Can I make push notifications for some email addresses only and not others on my iphone?

I have one email address i use to sign up for random stuff. and One that I only give out to people i trust. Over the years the one i use to sign up for stuff has gotten riddled with spam. the other ...
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2answers
890 views

How can I reduce the mobile data used by the iPhone Mail app?

I am on a 200 MB/month plan, and feel that Mail is responsible for most of my mobile data usage, sometimes pushing me over the 200 MB, even if I almost never use the iPhone in places where there is no ...
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8answers
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How can I turn off push notifications for individual apps in iOS 5?

When an app is first installed, occasionally it asks if you would like to receive push notifications for that app. Normally I click 'No' and never think about it again. But yesterday, I accidentally ...
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4answers
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Does Gmail push on iPhone 4S?

I just got the iPhone 4S, and it seems like my email is polling rather than push. I set up my Gmail account, and emails do not come to my phone instantly. It appears to be polling, rather than ...
2
votes
1answer
234 views

Can you send push message only for selected users?

I'm an absolute newbie in Apple development, and I just want to know something special: Is it possible to send a push message not for all downloaders of the app, but some selected users? I thought ...
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1answer
1k views

I want a twitter feed to alert my iPhone

On my iPhone, I'd like to get a push alert when there's a new tweet from a twitter account. How can I achieve this?
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4answers
3k views

Is there an iPhone app that can give me a push notification of a new email?

I want an app that can push my emails so they show up with the blue screen and with my notification tone. I've tried Im+ but it's a chat also and I just want to push my emails. I have Gmail, and I ...
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6answers
2k views

Sending push notification to iPhone via AppleScript

Is there any combination of iPhone and/or Mac apps that I can use to send a push notification to my iPhone? For example, let's say I want to create a service (invoked via (Application Name) > ...
7
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1answer
1k views

How do iPhone apps push notifications when the app isn't running?

I've read some docs about notifications and background work, but there is something I do not understand. Yesterday, I upgraded to iOS 4.2, rebooted my phone many times, and did not launch any apps. ...
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4answers
5k views

Can I get push notifications for emails in my Gmail Priority Inbox only?

Is it possible to get push notifications only for the emails in the Gmail Priority Inbox and not for the unimportant mail? I would like to set up my iPhone 3GS iOS 4.2.1 so that I get notified (with ...
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5answers
291 views

What's a free/lightweight way to email a message to force an iPhone alert?

At my job, we get specific emails that need to be responded to right away. Currently, I filter and forward those emails to my SMS gateway address provided by AT&T (1234567890@txt.att.net). The ...
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4answers
687 views

iPhone push notifications?

I'm fairly new to the iPhone, so apologies if this is an obvious question. Are the default programs on the bottom bar (Phone, Mail, Safari + iPod) the only applications that can show 'new' event ...