Pushover is a website that allows you to get real-time notifications to your device. It is a platform for sending and receiving push notifications. Pushover, LLC owns the service. The company was formally known as Superblock, LLC and it is a software development company. The headquarters are based in Chicago, IL. Pushover for Android and iOS launched in 2012. It wasn’t until 2014 that the Pushover for Desktop app was released. The app is available on Android, iPhone, Desktop, Android Wear, and Apple Watch. It can be downloaded from Google Play or the App Store. Considering Pushover does not use SMS/Text Messages, an internet connection is required on your device to utilize the Pushover app.
Pushover is easy to install and use. First, you will need to install the app, which can be downloaded on your iOS or Android device. You can also choose to register your desktop browser. Once the app is downloaded, you can launch the app and create an account. Your device will be registered to the Pushover server at that time. You will then get a User Key emailed to you. The User Key is randomly assigned to members. You will need to copy and paste your User Key into any application that supports the Pushover app to instantly start sending notifications to your devices.
New users of the Pushover service are able to take advantage of a free 7-day trial. After the 7-day trial period, you will have to pay $4.99. This cost is per platform (iOS, Android, or Desktop). There are no monthly or yearly charges. To cancel Pushover, simply follow the cancellation details on this page.