Announcing Channel 9 Notifications
- Posted: Apr 11, 2013 at 10:54AM
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Whether it is comments on a video, forum posts or events, Channel 9 is all about facilitating conversations. And there are a lot of conversations. Wouldn't it be handy if Channel 9 aggregated the conversations you were interested in and notified you when there was new activity?
We're excited to announce we've implemented such a feature. The idea is that in one place -- your notification feed -- you can see activity for any posts and threads you are following. For this new feature, you'll notice we've incorporated ideas from other popular social network websites . Here's how it works:
We think the infrastructure we've built to enable this notification system has a lot of possibilities, such that Channel 9 brings the content you care about directly to you, instead of you having to seek that content out yourself. We're just getting started here and there's more we want to implement, including the following:
We're excited to release this feature and looking forward to your feedback. I can tell you right now: I'm following this post and will be notified as soon as you comment!