Apps with Push?

Discussion in 'iPhone' started by Clusty, Jun 16, 2009.

  1. Clusty macrumors regular

    Dec 22, 2006
    I know TTR 2.6 has push notifications.. but are there any other apps with it? Maybe we can make a list?
  2. Maclver macrumors 68020


    Nov 23, 2008
    36°07′53″N 95°56′14″W
    please search there is already a post on this!
  3. daveishere macrumors 6502a


    Dec 2, 2008
  4. Farfooz macrumors member


    Jan 20, 2009
    lol its kinda funny how lazy some people are, only a few keyboard clicks away ;)
  5. paulcdb macrumors regular

    Jan 24, 2009
    you know, i've always wondered why people don't search first before creating a new post. You can get an answer straight away, rather than wasting the time posting and waiting for someone to reply. :rolleyes:
  6. AiralynRose macrumors 6502a

    Jun 3, 2008
    Pittsburgh, PA
    Even if they don't use search... they could AT LEAST glance down the first page to see if there already is a thread about it there!
  7. thisisarcadia macrumors 6502

    Jun 26, 2008
    New Orleans, LA
    there is a beta out of AIM that is pushing! but exclusive to devs only
  8. Scorch07 macrumors 6502

    Dec 16, 2007
    TTR 2 is the only one I know of so far. It works quite well though! I'm excited for some other ones to come out. I kind of expect Apple will push through a lot of updates tomorrow.
  9. marksman macrumors 603


    Jun 4, 2007
    All you chowder heads who say look on the first page or use search, do so yourself.

    There is no thread that covers this topic from the titles seen. I know I have been buzzing around trying to find a relevant thread with actual information on this.

    So please stop with the flippant and ignorant suggestions and just walk on by the next time.

    Go ahead and do a search for Push Apps here

    Look at the massive number of specific threads on the subject.


    Does anyone have any information about what other apps might be working with push as early as tomorrow. I am curious about this as well.
  10. Chris Welch macrumors 6502

    May 28, 2007
    New York
    I don't understand why people ask questions like this.

    How are people supposed to know what applications will/won't be using push? Are we developers that are working on these apps?

    It has been said throughout numerous threads that most of the instant messaging applications are planning support.

    I'd gather that a few Twitter clients will be on board too.

    Add AP News to the list.

    But really... Just wait a day and see what's out there. I wouldn't be surprised if Apple had one of those advertisement banners on the front page of the App Store dedicated to Push Notification apps at some point tomorrow.
  11. nycbhh macrumors member

    Jun 12, 2009
    Just posted this on another thread, but I just got an update for Textfree Unlimited with push notifications. Very psyched! :D
  12. Clusty thread starter macrumors regular

    Dec 22, 2006
    I was referring to apps that are already out. I didn't mention anything about apps that will be coming out this week or sometime soon.


    LOL, It's kind of funny how lazy some people are, they can't even use proper punctuation and capitalization! ;)
  13. natebookpro macrumors 6502a

    Sep 25, 2008
    haha you definitely read that like 8 times before you hit submit reply. I know I would have lol
  14. eh270 macrumors regular

    Mar 19, 2009
    I am not so sure Twitter clients will be the first ones to come online with push. Unless Twitter releases an app themselves, third-party apps are limited to a certain number of API calls per hour. As a result, the third party servers can only check to see if you have new tweets every couple of minutes, so it's effectively more like pull-push.
  15. eh270 macrumors regular

    Mar 19, 2009

    So TTR is a pretty poor excuse for push notifications. Which app will be the next/first to support push?
  16. michael31986 macrumors 68040

    Jul 11, 2008
  17. BNZ1 macrumors regular

    Nov 11, 2008
  18. sd2009 macrumors 6502

    May 30, 2008
    ugh I hate when people say "ZOMG YOU SHOULD SEARCH BEFORE POSTING!!!!111"
    searching almost always brings up a bunch of threads with replies telling the op to search :rolleyes:
  19. aforty macrumors 65816


    Nov 27, 2007
    Brooklyn, NY
    I've been happily using Textfree Lite all morning and afternoon. Works like real SMS'.

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