Send push notifications to your phone or desktop using Java

LogSnag lets you track events in your Java code and receive notifications in real-time. It's easy to set up and helps you stay on top of your project.

When developing software, there is a need for a way to track important events and be notified when something happens. LogSnag provides an easy way to track important events and be notified in real-time on your Desktop, Phone, and SmartWatch.

Our API makes it very easy for anyone to integrate LogSnag into their Java code. You can simply send an HTTP request to our API with any additional information you like, and we will take care of the rest.

Setting up LogSnag with Java is as easy as using our code snippets with no custom modules required.

Setup your LogSnag account

  1. Head to LogSnag.com and create your free account.
  2. Create a new project from your dashboard.
  3. Copy your API token from the API settings.

Log your events via Java

  1. Copy one of the following code snippets into your text editor
  2. Replace your API token, project name, and channel name.
  3. Run your Java code!

Java snippets for LogSnag

Send notifications using Java and OkHttp

OkHttpClient client = new OkHttpClient();

MediaType mediaType = MediaType.parse("application/json");
RequestBody body = RequestBody.create(mediaType, "{\"project\":\"my-saas\",\"channel\":\"waitlist\",\"event\":\"Waitlist Member\",\"description\":\"email: john@example.com\",\"icon\":\"🔥\",\"notify\":true}");
Request request = new Request.Builder()
  .url("https://api.logsnag.com/v1/log")
  .post(body)
  .addHeader("Authorization", "Bearer <API_TOKEN>")
  .build();

Response response = client.newCall(request).execute();

Send notifications using Java and Unirest

HttpResponse<String> response = Unirest.post("https://api.logsnag.com/v1/log")
  .header("Authorization", "Bearer <API_TOKEN>")
  .body("{\"project\":\"my-saas\",\"channel\":\"waitlist\",\"event\":\"Waitlist Member\",\"description\":\"email: john@example.com\",\"icon\":\"🔥\",\"notify\":true}")
  .asString();

Send notifications using Java and AsyncHttp

AsyncHttpClient client = new DefaultAsyncHttpClient();
client.prepare("POST", "https://api.logsnag.com/v1/log")
  .setHeader("Authorization", "Bearer <API_TOKEN>")
  .setBody("{\"project\":\"my-saas\",\"channel\":\"waitlist\",\"event\":\"Waitlist Member\",\"description\":\"email: john@example.com\",\"icon\":\"🔥\",\"notify\":true}")
  .execute()
  .toCompletableFuture()
  .thenAccept(System.out::println)
  .join();

client.close();

Send notifications using Java and java.net.http

HttpRequest request = HttpRequest.newBuilder()
    .uri(URI.create("https://api.logsnag.com/v1/log"))
    .header("Authorization", "Bearer <API_TOKEN>")
    .method("POST", HttpRequest.BodyPublishers.ofString("{\"project\":\"my-saas\",\"channel\":\"waitlist\",\"event\":\"Waitlist Member\",\"description\":\"email: john@example.com\",\"icon\":\"🔥\",\"notify\":true}"))
    .build();
HttpResponse<String> response = HttpClient.newHttpClient().send(request, HttpResponse.BodyHandlers.ofString());
System.out.println(response.body());

Conclusion

Once an event is published, you get instant updates in real-time, and you could optionally turn on or off push notifications depending on the priority of your event.

🔥

Just now

Waitlist Member

Email: john@doe.com

Also, LogSnag makes it very easy to organize your events into different projects and channels depending on their topic and provides you with a global and project-wide feed so you can scroll through your events.

In addition, with our collaborative features, you can add team members to a project so that everyone can receive push notifications and updates, regardless of the desktop or mobile platform they are using.

You can learn more about our API by heading to docs.logsnag.com.

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