Pebble smartphone can display all iPhone notifications with a hack

Pebble smartphone can display all iPhone notifications with a hack

Pebble is one of the most promising smart watches we’ve ever seen. It’s still not widely available but has already managed to gain traction among early supporters who pledged more than $10 million for the project at Kickstarter.

The first units have started shipping and the device has already been hacked. You know how Pebble watch can inform you about emails, text messages and incoming calls? Well that capability is now expanded to any iPhone app that supports push notifications. However, this isn’t something everyone should try out as it requires a jailbroken iPhone and an app called “BTNotificationEnabler” which can be downloaded from Cydia. Developed by Conrad Kramer, the application enables any iPhone app to beam information to your hand. Not that you necessarily want that, but you may want to try it out, anyway. Just note that we don’t suggest anyone to jailbreak his/her iPhone…

[Via: BGR]

  • PeterSteinbeck

    Or APP developers can use Pebble’s SDK and send push notifications like they want. That would be the preferable way…

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