As noted in the previous post, GPush from Tiverias Apps has become a #ZombieApp and has now ceased to work. Many people (especially on Twitter…) are looking for an alternative, as am I.
I thought I would share my reasons for the choice I have made.
What I want.
Ideally I was after :-
- a FREE app/service that would give me FAST alerts. Sound or text was an added extra but not needed.
- ALSO – learning from my experience with GPush, I ideally did NOT want to compromise my email security – by either giving out my password OR forwarding my mail.
- A full push service where the email itself was pushed in real time so I could read it immediately without going to the web Gmail account would also be a major bonus
This limited my choice – a lot!!