Receive iOS notifications on your Mac


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Emiel Janson — Designer,
Joost just made Notifyr free every other day for 7 days starting today. Go and download this nice piece of software →
Nikita Korotaev — Incubating products @ Glocal Partners
Awesome! Just got my first notification. It was from Mailbox. First thought, I don't need email notifications. Clicked on notification, took me to the window that allows me to disable notification from certain apps. Boom.
Emiel Janson — Designer,
This is really awesome! I've been working with Joost for quite some time now. We developed our first app together when Joost was 13 or 14. Joost also developed my latest app

I can say that Joost is a really good design driven developer (I sent his code to other developers a few times). Joost might be the best developer I know, well the best of all developers that wants to become an accountant.

I really like Joost finally worked on his own project and put together such great quality software. Download Notifyr and remember: Joost is 17. So cool!

I hope this makes him filthy rich and he changes his mind about becoming an accountant.
Emiel Janson — Designer,
By the way, if anyone could help hem get introduced to any press: please do! Let's help a brother out.
@rrhoover - Apple has a Bluetooth profile available for devices to subscribe to incoming notifications, which is what Pebble uses for example. There's really not a lot of code required on the iOS side.
Ryan Hoover — Product Hunt
Haha! For those unfamiliar, here's Yo.
Solene Maître — PM @applydia
This is brilliant! I'm very glad to learn that Apple allows this. Thanks for sharing this @emieljanson and @JWVD!
Yvo Schaap — Founder / Developer
@rrhoover this hunt is currently ranked #2 on the all-time leaderbord... only 10 votes to go to become #1:

gefeliciteerd @jwvd
Emiel Janson — Designer,
What happens if you submit a product to Product Hunt?
Ryan Hoover — Product Hunt
EDIT: looks like Emiel beat me to the punch. ^

Nice write by @romaindillet from TechCrunch about Notifyr just now:
Ryan Hoover — Product Hunt
Notifyr continues to spread across the internetz. Now only Lifehacker: Five Apps to Make Your iPhone and Mac Work Together Even Better
Emiel Janson — Designer,
@agibralter besides the phone (incoming) call notification and the text messages notification there is still a need for Notifyr. I personally think that most of the people bought the app for the third party notifications like Whatsapp etc.
Ryan Hoover — Product Hunt
I can now get my Clash of Clans notifications on my Mac! :)

But seriously, this could be super useful. I imagine there are several productivity hacks you could create using this, IFTTT/Zapier, and PushBullet.

@JWVD - I'm curious how it's done technically on iOS.
Reuben Pressman — Entrepreneur
This is seriously the best news I've had all year.
Gabriel Song — Growth, RelateIQ
Cool! I'm trying this. @rrhoover, there was another app that was posted here, with a very slick video of a guy and his iMac, where he would tap his iPhone on the table. Trying to remember..
Emiel Janson — Designer,
@gabsong thats knock to unlock.
Gabriel Song — Growth, RelateIQ
@emieljanson Thanks! Yes that was it. By the way really hope Joost becomes a developer :)
Andrew Zusman — UX Designer
You guys are too quick on the draw these days :-)
I came to post this link only to see it's #1 with the founder comments...

Good hunting :-)!
Julie Chabin — designer |
I love this idea. Awesome!

With a friend we wanted to make something similar with natural language (and a little bit of Batman's universe)
"Mr Wayne, you've got a message from Anna on WhatApp: Hi Bruce!"

Kind of Bruce Wayne's computer.
Mark Myers — Design - G2 Crowd
This is genius. Unfortunately for my ADD, and the fact that I just installed Yo, I'm going to have to change my notification settings on my iphone.
Narek Khachatryan — Product Designer
This is awesome. To Ryan's point, I think its growth would be interesting if you had a community blog of how people use this to hack their productivity.
Ryan Hoover — Product Hunt
@JWVD - to @narekk's point, you should chat with the Zapier guys, @wadefoster & @mikeknoop.
Amit superamit Gupta — Founder, Photojojo
@JWVD I had trouble getting the pairing to work. After several attempts, I removed the emoji in my phone's name, and it worked. (・_・ヾ
Rich Henderson — One Man Band, 42Burnside
liking the Mac Pro 'trashcan' icon at the bottom of the page :D
Mike Bracco — Product at JibJab
+1 for the @42Burnside Mac Pro trash can comment :)...That's the first thing I noticed as I scrolled down the page and made me lol.
Oliver Waters — Co-founder, d3i / Momento
@JWVD Nice work! Great app.
Ryan Hoover — Product Hunt
"Our servers got a little too much heat.

We're working hard to resolve this as soon as possible. In the meantime, you can download the Notifyr OS X client here."

Congrats, @JWVD :)
Ryan Hoover — Product Hunt
@JWVD I know that feeling. :) Glad to see you're back up.
Joe Anderson — iOS @Realm
Also curious about how the code works on mac OSX side, cool to see phone being aware that its near the computer
Wow, thank you for all the votes! Fun fact: Producthunt actually did quite some more traffic than TechCrunch, something I never expected. So thank you guys!
Alex Nguyen — Alex Nguyen
LOVE this idea. Exactly what I was looking for.
Any implications from Apple keynote today for this app?
Nathan Sudds — Founder, ActiveLabs
Just a note, maybe I missed others talking about this but for Android users the Desktop Notifications app that's been out for a while provides a similar functionality to Notifyr --- not using Bluetooth but via internet through browser addons for Chrome and Firefox.
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