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GithubNotifier: Growl notifications for GitHub updates

In Episode 0.3.5, Max wished for an app that would give him Growl alerts any time someone added a Homebrew formula to any Homebrew fork.

Well, Clint Shryock has created just such an app. Github Notifier is a simple menu bar application for OS X that listens for GitHub updates in any of your repos and then alerts you via Growl:

To install, you can download the latest release and drag to and launch from your /Applications folder. Add your GitHub login and API Token

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… and set your refresh interval.

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[Source on GitHub]

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