One oft-cited drawback to web applications is the fact that users must check back for new information.
Notify is a small desktop application that removes this problem. Notify was originally developped to monitor Groups email for incoming messages, prompting Groups users when they had new email messages available.
It was later expanded to allow monitoring of any database or URL, providing general purpose system tray notification!
Monitor ODBC database to determine boolean status of a customizable query
Check a URL for a specified string
Monitor multiple items at the same time
When status is true, flash a configurable graphic in the system tray for each item you are monitoring
When status is true, play a configurable sound for each item you are monitoring