Your consent is required to get Jupyter news (this is an opt-in feature). Once you have answered the request, you can change your decision in the Notification settings.
The frontend plugin requesting the news and checking for the update is
It can be disabled as any plugin by executing in a terminal prior to start JupyterLab:
jupyter labextension disable "@jupyterlab/apputils-extension:announcements"
Check for updates#
You can also control whether to check for updates or not at two levels:
on the server side through a command-line option
on the frontend through the setting checkForUpdates in the Notification section.
You can also provide your own class to check for updates. The abstract class to
The news are fetched from a news feed. The URL can be customized to point to any Atom feed
using the command line option
An entry in a custom feed is required to have the following tags:
The following tags are also used but not required:
summary, and at least one
You will find how to deactivate those features on Binder at JupyterLab on Binder.