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Boxcar on Track for Removal from my iPhone

Boxcar – the social networking tool that pushes notifications from social networking sources like email, Twitter, or Facebook long before notifications were available in iOS 5 – has been part of my repertoire for Gmail notifications when my beloved Push Gmail became unstable. In my case, the service sends a push notification of a new email to my […]

Boxcar Updated – Adds Support for Google Voice, Other Servi...

Boxcar – the excellent notifications handling app for the iPhone and iPad – has had a big new update, to Version 4.0. Here’s what’s new: * Awesome new icons!* Retina display support* Centralized inbox* Google Buzz, Google Voice, Github, App Recommendations, and more!* More alert settings* Reply and Retweet right from Boxcar* Bug fixes I […]

Boxcar iPhone App Updated To Version 2.3 – Adds A Few New F...

Boxcar, the excellent Twitter/Facebook/Email push notification iPhone app, has just been updated to version 2.3, which along with the usual routine bug fixes and code optimizations, also introduces a few new features. Though none of these new features are breathtaking, they do add to the overall usability of the app, and sometimes it’s just the […]

Boxcar 2.2 for iPhone is out, with fresh new features

Boxcar, receiver of Macworld’s 2009 App Gem Award for “Best Notification App“, has just been updated to version 2.2. This update brings with it several fresh new features, in addition to a new icon and splash screen. In case you’re not familiar with Boxcar, it functions as a go-between app for Twitter, Facebook, E-mail, and […]

Boxcar gets quiet time settings via hidden feature

Earlier this evening, Jonathan George revealed how one can enable a hidden feature in Boxcar to configure a Quiet Time, during which time sounds and popup alerts will not occur. The Boxcar icon will still receive badge updates, however. Apparently, this feature was originally planned for the recent 2.1 update, but the backend wasn’t quite […]

Boxcar 2.0 Now Free After App Store Policy Change

I just saw this post on Jonathan George’s (Boxcar’s developer) Twitter stream (@jdg). It looks like he’s going to try an experiment and offer the premium push notification app, Boxcar 2.0, for free, with additional services increased from $.99 to $1.99. This comes on the heels of a change in App Store policy, allowing even […]

Boxcar 2.0 Promo Contest – Winners

We have our six winners for our recent Boxcar 2.0 promo code contest! Thank you to all who entered, we sincerely appreciate your participation. Winners have been notified via email, so keep an eye on your inbox for your promo code! Make sure to redeem it soon, as the codes don’t last forever! And our […]

Boxcar 2.0 Promo Code Contest – Push Notifications For Twit...

We have 6 – count ’em, SIX! – free promo codes to give away for the newest version of the awesome Twitter – and now Facebook & E-mail – Push Notifications App, Boxcar 2.0! Contest Deadline: Saturday October 10, 2009, 3:00pm US Pacific Time We have the pleasure of offering six promo codes for the […]

Boxcar 2.0 Now In App Store – Push Notifications For Twitte...

Boxcar 2.0, the major update to this excellent app that delivers push notifications for Twitter, Facebook, and any email account, is now in the app store (link). If you are a current user, the update is free, and includes the use of one push service – either Twitter notifications, Facebook notifications, or email notifications. To […]

First Look: Boxcar 2.0 – Push Notifications for Twitter, Fa...

If you haven’t heard of Boxcar, then you’re really missing out. Boxcar has been offering one of the best push notification solutions for Twitter apps since it launched right after iPhone OS 3.0 became available. You can read my earlier review of Boxcar here. Jonathan George, the developer of Boxcar, has provided me with the […]

Boxcar Updated, Adds Support For More Twitter Apps

Boxcar, an iPhone app that provides push notifications for several Twitter apps, has been updated to version 1.1. This update adds support for Twitterfon, Twittelator, and Twinkle, as well as adds the ability to open direct messages in the Twitter application of your choice. This update now brings the number of Twitter apps Boxcar supports […]