Android - Add Push Notifications to your Apps with Windows Azure Mobile Services

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Windows Azure Mobile Services provides an easy to use API for sending notifications to your Android apps.  In this video Chris Risner demonstrates step by step how you can add Push Notifications to send alerts, toasts and sound notifications to your app.  The demo includes: 

  • Provisioning a Mobile Service 

  • Registering your Android app for push notifications with Google Cloud Messaging (GCM) and receiving a registration ID 

  • Setting the GCM API key in your Mobile Service 

  • Sending your registration ID to  your Mobile Services  

  • Sending notifications as Inserts occur on your Mobile Service  

Get started with 10 Mobile Services for FREE and try this scenario using this step-by-step tutorials.



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