• Google working on feature that could discourage sites from misusing push notifications

    11 days ago - By MobileSyrup

    Google is reportedly working on a new feature that will limit push notification subscription to 90 days.
    This new feature, which was first spotted by TheWindowsClub , could possibly discourage websites from abusing push notifications.
    Users would decide when they want the alerts to stop, preventing a website from bothering you indefinitely or misusing notifications to send ads even after you believed notifications had ended. The default is currently set at 90 days, but this could change as the feature develops.
    The feature is not currently available in Chrome Canary, as it was spotted in a...
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  • Chrome test could discourage websites from abusing push notifications

    Chrome test could discourage websites from abusing push notifications

    12 days ago - By Engadget

    Google is continuing its war against annoying website notifications. TheWindowsClub has discovered that Google will test a feature that sets an expiration time for notification subscriptions. You'd have to enable the test, but it would let you decide...
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