Growl Has Not Ceased To Be Useless

This post refers to

Federico Viticci:

Furthermore, because Notification Center will only work with Mac App Store apps but Mountain Lion will still support external software through Gatekeeper for enhanced security, Growl will also be a fantastic way for developers of apps sold outside of the Mac App Store to enable desktop notifications in their software.

I hadn’t considered the fact that Notification Center will only work for Mac App Store apps. I guess it does still make sense to keep Growl around. And if it can really send notifications to Notification Center for you, then that’s a pretty sweet feature.