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What is Pushbullet?
Pushbullet is a Chrome extension enabling users to keep their devices connected for easy communication and sharing. It allows users to send and receive SMS messages from their computer, respond to app messages, and share files and links with ease. Beyond messaging and sharing, Pushbullet ensures users never miss notifications by mirroring them on connected devices and allows dismissal on any device. The extension also features channels for subscribing to notifications about topics of interest. With millions of users internationally, it is translated into over a dozen languages.
Pushbullet is "the app you never knew you needed", according to CNET. Here's why:
STAY CONNECTED • Conveniently send and receive SMS messages from your computer (requires Android) • Reply to messages from many popular apps including WhatsApp, Kik, and Facebook Messenger (requires Android) • Easily share links and files between your devices, or with friends
NEVER MISS A NOTIFICATION • See all of your phone's notifications on your computer, including phone calls (requires Android) • Dismiss a notification on your computer and it goes away on your phone too • Use Pushbullet Channels to subscribe to timely notifications about things you care about
SAVE TIME • Text from your computer using your keyboard instead of grabbing your phone • The easiest way to get a link or file onto your phone to open or share
User reviews summary
- Easy smooth transition between phone and PC
- Useful for managing multiple tabs
- Good ability to share multimedia files across devices
- Problems with signing in
- Bugs with notifications
- Issues with the extension not working or stopping suddenly
- Sign-in problems
- Notification bugs
- Smooth workflow between phone and PC
Pushbullet is relatively safe to use as it requires very minimum permissions.
Pushbullet has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.
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