First they tell u you will have them by September, then they go their usual say-nothing, eventually it will be some time in 2009 - makes microsoft windows releases look timely...

The real problem with push notification is the problem they will have with server load. And the solution - Apple will require you to subscribe monthly/annually for an ongoing fee of their choosing. Thats whats taking so long...

Apple is only interested in making money in the current economic times - thats why they have their developers writing software iTunes geniuses, over-the-air-pay-for prodcasts, etc. instead of what we want, e.g. flash/mms/cut-paste NOT because they are demanded but because they make them money.

Many will say ok - they are commercial - but what happened to putting the customer first?