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My phone alerts me that I have a new message in my Stack Overflow inbox. After I read the new message in the Android app it shows 0 unread messages. The next time I visit the main site on my notebook the new (December 2013) Top Bar says that I have one unread message: the message that I read on my phone. Even if I shut down my browser and wait a few minutes (to give the Android app time to "sync", or whatever), the new message indicator in the new Top Bar doesn't go away until I click it.

I don't recall this happening with the older top bar, so perhaps the new Top Bar and the Android app need to get better acquainted.

  • I have noticed this as well. – Josh Darnell Dec 7 '13 at 0:55
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These are different mechanisms for the moment, but will be consolidated in the near future as we fully remove the last remnants of the old inbox infrastructure.

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