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Push Notifications
June 27, 2015
2:32 am
Hans Schmid
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When downloading apps I am often asked to allow Push Notifications. I usually say no since I don’t really know what this request means. Any good reason I should allow Push Notifications?

June 29, 2015
6:13 pm
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Push notifications are when messages pop up in your phone’s (or tablet’s) notification bar. This is more ‘in your face’ and ¬†forces you to deal with the information. If you don’t allow push notifications, they you would need to visit the app to see what’s new.

For more info, review the notes and watch our What Does This Button Do? show on notifications: #23 w/Notes

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