Google Cloud Messaging now a part of Google Play Providers
Extra goodies for devs right here at I/O: Google simply introduced that Google Cloud Messaging — the push-notification system that debuted final yr — is now part of its Google Play Providers, and it’ll get three new options, as well. These embrace “persistent connections,” which ought to assist push out messages shortly, upstream messaging for sending knowledge out of your app to your servers and — most significantly — synced notifications throughout units. Because of this in case you dismiss an alert in your telephone, it can equally hit the mud in your slate. Mountain View lately introduced that Cloud Messaging will now combine with all variations of Chrome and Chrome OS, so immediately’s information is a (very huge) cherry on prime.
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