Originally Posted by nickdalzell
i got global badge alerts via Nova Launcher Prime, Tesla plugin, Missed it! (all paid apps, when this should really be built-in) and it seems to never work perfectly. i seem to have this need to go into Nova settings and then Missed It! settings and refresh which defeats the convenience of having them in the first place. i have also tried other launchers. for soem reason Go Launcher with its badge plugin works perfectly on my phone, but on Jelly Bean seems either unsupported or non-functional as nothing shows at all. on an ICS tablet it works for Yahoo! mail but nothing else. unfortunately there is no workable replacement on Android yet and that really does bother me.
Don't know what's going on there. I had the Nova Launcher/Tesla alerts working on my Note 1 as well as this phone, previously. They didn't give me any issues other than sometimes not clearing immediately on the Note 1.