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Is it possible to use App Tabs in Firefox 5 to send notifications about new comments/posts to your questions?

An App Tab in Firefox is highlighted blue when its website title has changed (e.g. Gmail).

I would like to use this feature on the Stack Exchange sites. Is this possible?

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It seems unlikely since Stack Exchange already doesn't show data live -- your inbox doesn't light up as soon as you get a notification, you need to load a new page.

It's more likely this could be folded into a user script like SO Live! that already does live page updating. I don't know if a script like that exists for inbox notifications (SO Live! only does reputation, I think)

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