The long-awaited support for web push notifications in Safari is finally here.
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How can you find out if the current browser supports the Push API and Web Push Notifications?
Is it possible to display the notifications from a website even when Chrome, Firefox or other browsers are closed?
Brave is a privacy-focused browser, with a small market share, and you may be surprised to learn that it supports web push notifications.
The standard for web push notifications (Push API) is now available on iOS and Safari. You can read more about the history of this feature on Safari in this blog post, which has received multiple updates, from the first rumors in 2021 to the release of the feature on iOS in 2023.
Many developers have asked if they can use Pushpad for sending push notifications to their hybrid mobile apps. Basically they want to **use the W3C Push API inside a WebView**. That would make sense, because a WebView is a sort of browser embedded inside an application.
Safari on iOS supports web push notifications starting from iOS v16.4 (released in 2023). Previous versions did not support web push notifications.
Microsoft has just announced that the latest version of Edge supports the Push API.
We've all been there: you have built a great web app, optimized for mobile, but you have to build a native or hybrid web app just to send push notifications.
Opera has just added support for push notifications.