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SMSNotify for the iPhone 2.0 jailbreak: Make your phone buzz you more than once

One thing about the iPhone that has annoyed me has been that once it notifies you of an SMS or Voicemail once, it just waits for you to pick it up and look at the home screen.

That’s why I made the original SMSNotify, which scans your SMS database for unread messages, and vibrates your phone periodically when it finds any.

I’m pleased to announce SMSNotify for the iPhone 2.0 firmware, with the following features:

– Now supports voicemail. A voicemail will buzz you twice, an SMS buzzes you three times

– Only buzzes when the phone comes out of sleep, for example, when it checks your e-mail, or checks in with the cell network.

– Full GPL source included in the package install (look in /usr/local/smsnotify).

My good friend Shaun Erickson is doing the package handling, and it is now available for installation via Cydia.

I’m working on a Dock for firmware 2.0 but that’s…

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