Customizing Notifications with the Service and Content Extensions

For all the changes in notifications starting in iOS 10 the coolest is the service extension and the content extension. The service extension intercepts push payloads from apps, and gives you the chance to change content in the notification before it is presented. The Content extension gives you the same tools you have in an …

Adding iOS Local Notifications in Swift

The word notification gets a bit abused in the world of mobile development, especially in the world of Apple development. Notifications could mean internal notifications, where classes use observers to watch unrelated code. When a notification appears, the observer code executes special code for that event. Another type of notification notifies a user that something …