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Apple iOS push notification backend for user notification system
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For the iOS (iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch) app to show background notifications for user messages and other things, we'll need server-side support to manage device subscriptions and send pings off to Apple's servers.

Will also need client-side support to use it.

Version: 1.20.x
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bzimport raised the priority of this task from to Medium.Nov 22 2014, 12:07 AM
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client side is easy (really, really easy). It's the server part that is critical.

I know of two systems that are open source; and but i'm not aware of it's performance and/or featuresets.

Probably best to combine the google and ios push services into one system. not sure which one of them would be the easiest to extend for that.

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The backend is done!

The Android team is rolling this out in their client now, and iOS is starting client development.