I mean it could be argued that it shouldn’t catch your eye whilst driving. I know what you mean though I don’t notice I have a message anymore. I do think popping up from the bottom is a better design though as you don’t have to move your arm as farThe notification bar used to drop down from the top of the screen and was lighter in color. It was easier to catch your eye. Now the the notification bar pops up from the bottom and is darker in color.