California Secretary of State: Where’s My Ballot? New Tool Launched to Help Voters Track the Status of their Vote-by-Mail Ballots

California Secretary of State: Where’s My Ballot? New Tool Launched to Help Voters Track the Status of their Vote-by-Mail Ballots. “The California Secretary of State’s office has launched the new ‘Where’s My Ballot?’ tool. Voters can now sign-up…to receive automated notifications about their vote-by-mail ballots by email, text (SMS), or voice call.”

Neowin: This free app lets you bring back Google Play update notifications

Neowin: This free app lets you bring back Google Play update notifications. “In a bid to reduce the unnecessary notification clutter, the Google Play app no longer shows notifications after app updates have been installed. While this may not be a considerable factor for many users, it is expected that some people would still prefer to be notified after the successful installation of apps on their phones. Reddit user u/farmerbb decided to take the matter into his hands and wrote an app to restore Google Play’s missing app update notifications.”

New York Times: Facebook’s Notifications Are Out of Control. Here’s How to Tame Them.

New York Times: Facebook’s Notifications Are Out of Control. Here’s How to Tame Them.. “With over two billion active users, it’s hard for Facebook to grow much more by adding new people. Instead, the company is focusing on engaging the users it already has, largely by pestering them with an endless stream of notifications.”