Abstract: In Today’s world, Communication is a very basic and essential need of our life and wire-less communication is the only in demand. In our colleges, university and even in hospitals there is a need of displaying notifications on notice boards regarding information about college events, result declaration, meetings or even some special announcements. But doing it day-to-day sometimes becomes hectic and also recquires human presence at the spot for the same. To tackle the limtations of this technique, we have a technology called as push notification. It is actually a cloud based, push-styled, notification for mobiles. It uses push services which is provided by gcm as a medium for sending notifications to the pre-specified users and also displaying notifications on the users android based mobile devices.
Keywords: Android operating system, SDK tools, XAMPP, MySQL, PHP, GCM.