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What we learned building a Layer messaging app for Apple Watch

Push notifications are at the core of the Layer messaging service. Where some platforms provide push as a complementary offering, push is a fundamental pillar of our system. Every message that’s delivered to a device via Layer is optionally accompanied by a push notification, and this works across platforms and devices. Our fondness for the […]

It’s Time – How the Apple Watch Will Change Communications

At Layer we think a lot about the evolution of communications. We’ve been researching how a new set of connected devices such as the Apple Watch may impact communications. We believe that a wearable on our wrists has the potential to change the way we communicate drastically. From minutes to seconds Smartwatch apps are not […]