Keep Current with Notification Center

Alerts, alarms, reminders, email—chances are you see a steady stream every day. Notification Center is High Sierra’s Grand Central Station for the information competing for your attention. Its settings control which apps can post messages to the upper-right corner of your display, as well as how those messages look. The Notification Center sidebar, which slides in from the right of your screen, gives you an overview of it all.

Sierra updated Notification Center’s look and integrated it with Siri, letting you pin (attach) your most-checked Twitter feeds, sports schedules, and more to it. High Sierra adds a new widget, Now Playing (Figure 47), which includes playback controls for your media, whether it’s playing ...

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