πŸ—’οΈRelease Notes

Version 3.7.0 (08.05.24)

  • Notifications πŸ₯³

    • when publishing content to a WayFinder canvas, a notification will be sent/broadcast (or user can choose not to send)

    • other StoryKeeper users who are associated with that canvas will receive a notification indicator in the top navigation bar of the app

      • user can activate 'do not disturb' mode to prevent notification indicators from appearing

    • the notification drop-down menu displays the name of the canvas(es) and time elapsed since content was last published to it

  • 'description' can now be added to media items (and searched for by that description)

  • can now add geo-location to content when using StoryKeeper in Basic mode

  • UI/UX

    • 'publish to wayfinder' menu label now also includes content type and canvas name

  • Bugs & Fixes

    • issues around markdown formatting and legacy convention for assigning content type

Version 3.6.0 (05.04.24)

  • screen recordings are now converted to a video format (mp4) that is cross-browser compatible (beta)

  • Bugs & Fixes

    • batch publishing was not assigning correct content type and cover image

Version 3.5.0 (25.11.23)

  • projects can be configured with custom content types, in addition to the existing "core" types

    • types can have a 'template' that pre-populates the 'details' text field when that type is selected

    • types now also have default cover images for publishing (if the user does not select their own cover image - see next feature)

  • user can select a cover image from their media library when publishing a story (or other content types)

  • the default view setting for a canvas can be "locked" (admin feature)

  • UI/UX

    • the selected type is signified with a 'tick' in the types drop down list (rather than the '##type' convention at the top of the 'details')

    • spinner with 'sync in progress' displayed above story list when app first starts - disappears when stories have finished syncing

  • Bugs & Fixes

    • selection to publish anonymously is saved with story rather than needing to be (re-)selected upon each publication

Version 3.2.8 (09.11.23)

  • Bugs & Fixes

    • connection details not being cleared when a connection is removed

Version 3.2.7 (08.11.23)

  • stories now sorted by the date they were last updated (rather than created)

  • UI/UX

    • projects and media drop-downs are now scrollable and don't go past the bottom of the screen

  • Bugs & Fixes

    • story viewer "hanging" on the loading spinner if there was no content in the story

Version 3.2.6 (10.02.23)

  • user can assign location to a story (beta)

Version 3.2.5 (31.01.23)

  • location data (if provided by the user) included when exporting a 'profile' to any canvas - previously this was only the case when exporting to a geo map/canvas

  • Bugs & Fixes

    • UI freezing on login

Version 3.2.4 (30.01.23)

  • media storage quotas can be adjusted per user

  • UI/UX

    • warning shown to user when deleting media that has been inserted into a story

    • media storage quota remaining is now also displayed as a %

  • Bugs & Fixes

    • media storage usage not being calculated across all projects

Version 3.2.3 (17.01.23)

  • stories and media can be shared with specific other SK users when viewing access is set to 'project' - previously this was only possible when access was set to 'personal'

  • UI/UX

    • generating and copying a media link to clipboard now just copies the plain url (rather than markdown format)

    • 'sharedWith' is now multiline and does not overflow width of modal

    • a link to Kumu's markdown guide is shown in story-manager view

  • Bugs & Fixes

    • duplicating usernames that have already been added to 'sharedWith' when populating from a user list

Version 3.2.2 (29.12.22)

  • UI/UX

    • warning shown to user when deleting a story that has been exported to Kumu

    • projects now ordered alphabetically in project list dropdown

    • clearer option for publishing (exporting) to WayFinder (Kumu) from dropdown

    • button and padlock icon displayed in on a WayFinder canvas for links to stories that have viewing restrictions

  • Bugs & Fixes

    • media list in story manager was not displaying "(personal +)" when it should

Version 3.2.1 (24.10.22)

  • media is now embedded and displayed in story viewer

  • option to select 'Question' from the "type" dropdown in story manager

Version 3.2.0 (18.10.22)

  • UI/UX

    • stories in story list have visual indicators of status in relation to batch exporting

    • layout tweaks to story list, search and batch export

Version 3.1.9 (15.10.22)

  • a story can only be exported to a single canvas (this may change in future)

  • user icon displayed when 'profile' type selected and no profile pic

  • Bugs & Fixes

    • inserted drawings not being assigned to a project(s)

Version 3.1.8 (13.10.22)

  • Bugs & Fixes

    • @mentions being duplicated again

    • exporting a profile pic when "all" projects context

Version 3.1.7 (07.10.22)

  • search stories by title AND body (previously just title)

  • UI/UX

    • canvas selection and access settings now displayed in same modal

    • canvas description now displayed when hovering over a canvas title in the canvas list

  • Bugs & Fixes

    • convert types, hashtags and mentions to lowercase when exporting

Version 3.1.6 (05.10.22)

  • UI/UX

    • enhanced UX when authorising adding/removing of a connection

Version 3.1.5 (03.10.22)

  • WayFinder Canvas lists are able to display a canvas title rather than the url of a Kumu map

  • can define order of canvases in the list

  • each canvas has a default view access

  • canvas list is specific to a project and changes when active project changes

  • user can set their geo-location (only used when exporting to a Kumu geo map)

  • Bugs & Fixes

    • removing a story from Kumu

    • showing/hiding export options

Version 3.1.0 (23.09.22)

  • create user lists (for populating user-specific access to stories/media)

  • re-assign a story/media to a specific project, or "all", when user belongs to multiple projects

  • check if media is linked/referenced in any stories

  • Bugs & Fixes

    • media list in story manager not being updated when active project selection changes

    • logic for setting a general 'profile pic' when user belongs to multiple projects

Version 3.0.5 (21.09.22)

  • change to setting of viewing access rights for media (now the same as for stories)

  • UI/UX

    • total number of stories now displayed above the story list

Version 3.0.1 (19.09.22)

  • UI/UX

    • layout and font styling improvements to story-viewer

  • Bugs & Fixes

    • batch exporting of non-public stories

Version 3.0.0 (12.09.22)

  • a user can now be assigned to multiple projects

  • a user assigned to multiple projects can now choose to work in a specific project context, and that context will be synced wherever StoryKeeper is open/accessed

  • UI/UX

    • further optimisation of Kumu import (speed and reliability)

  • Bugs & Fixes

    • checking for duplicates when saving export name - wasn't checking against existing usernames

Version 2.8.5 (05.09.22)

  • select from a list of kumu maps to export to when exporting single or multiple stories (beta)

  • Kumu maps now have default access rights based on map name

  • Bugs & Fixes

    • positioning of 'in progress' spinner when exporting a new story

    • popup hints/help in story-manager use wording that matches the "type" (story, reflection, profile etc)

Version 2.8.0 (24.08.22)

  • set viewing access rights when exporting a story to Kumu (beta)

  • media can now be shared with StoryKeeper users outside of the media owners project

  • Ui/UX

    • clearer indication and distinction of stories that have been exported to Kumu and changes/updates since exporting

  • Bugs & Fixes

    • drawing links not being inserted in correct position

    • stories already exported to Kumu were still able to be marked as 'private'

    • users 'export name' being allowed to have whitespaces in it

Version 2.7.1 (14.08.22)

  • remove a connection from Kumu

  • Bug Fixes

    • potential for duplicates in hashtags and/or 'mentions' when exporting to Kumu

    • story titles with illegal characters causing issues in story-connector when passed from Kumu

Version 2.7.0 (12.08.22)

  • remove a story from Kumu

  • Bug Fixes

    • all stories being marked as 'exported' when only a single story is exported

    • corrected location of 'in progress' spinner when exporting a single story

Version 2.6.9 (09.08.22)

  • UI/UX

    • playback of uploaded/recorded audio is prevented until transcoding has completed

Version 2.6.8 (08.08.22)

  • uploaded/recorded audio is transcoded to 'mp3' to maximise cross-browser playback compatibility

  • two options when recording via webcam on desktop - capture a 'picture' or 'video-audio' (removed 'video only' & 'audio only' options)

Version 2.6.7 (03.08.22)

  • record audio in media manager (beta)

  • a heavily restricted mode (UI) where a user can only enter and save a story - that's it!

Version 2.6.6 (24.07.22)

  • Kumu 'soft links' are created whenever a @user is mentioned

  • UI/UX

    • media links are now inserted into story based on cursor position

Version 2.6.5 (18.07.22)

  • user can now set/change their 'export name' in settings

  • user has option to set media item as their profile pic when saving in media manager

  • UI/UX

    • improvements to media manager

    • users profile pic is displayed when 'profile' type is selected in story manager

  • Bug Fixes

    • media upload being disabled when it shouldn't be

Version 2.6.1 (15.07.22)

  • UI/UX

    • confirmation popup when deleting a story

  • Bug Fixes

    • added 'hide author' checkbox when exporting a single story

Version 2.6.0 (12.07.22)

  • create connections (through Kumu lightbox)

  • can now export a single story (the one being created/updated)

  • csv export will now export all the users stories regardless of previous exports or privacy setting on each story

  • UI/UX

    • "type" drop down & other changes to story-manager UI layout

    • an exported profile's title defaults to user's name

    • number of stories to be exported to Kumu is displayed above export button

Version 2.5.7 (04.07.22)

  • export a "profile" type along with a profile pic from media library

  • displays app version number when clicking on the 'SK' logo

  • Bug Fixes

    • rendering issue when media is private

Version 2.5.6. (12.12.21)

  • the 'type' can be set to something other than the default of 'story' by using '##type' on the first line of the story body

Version 2.5.5 (11.06.21)

  • when exporting stories, the authors name can be different to their username (requires an admin to set this on the backend)

  • UI/UX

    • displays app version number when hovering over the 'SK' logo

    • tweaks to branding and wording to reflect integration with WayFinder Platform

Version 2.5.4 (29.05.21)

  • tracking and display of media storage usage and quota

  • user agreement is displayed and must be accepted before using the app for the first time

  • added links to policy documents at top of sign in screen

Version 2.5.3 (25.05.21)

  • Bug Fixes

    • media (video) playback was timing out too quickly

Version 2.5.2 (25.05.21)

  • Bug Fixes

    • media upload progress not being displayed

Version 2.5.1 (18.05.21)

  • tweaks to Kumu integration, including ability to categorise a story as a 'reflection'

Version 2.5 (12.05.21)

  • Progressive Web App (PWA) functionality added

Version 2.4 (11.05.21)

  • mention other users with '@' in story body and this will be imported into Kumu as a field called 'MentionedUsers'

  • Bug Fixes

    • when adding hashtags the export had a '|' after the last hashtag, creating a 'null' tag when importing into Kumu

Version 2.3 (05.05.21)

  • private media can be shared with specific users

  • stories can be exported anonymously (username is not assigned to 'author')

  • UI/UX

    • improvements to sizing and layout of media in media viewer

    • story detail area increases when in focus

    • tooltips on buttons and inputs (desktop only)

  • Bug Fixes

    • if app had been idle for a while, new stories/media were not being displayed in list after saving

Version 2.2 (30.04.21)

  • webcam and screen recording available (desktop only)

    • beta stage of development with inconsistent functionality across browsers

  • 'date created' displayed in story and media lists

  • automated story export to Kumu

  • hashtags in story body will be imported to Kumu as tags

  • when a previously exported story is edited and saved, it is able to be exported again

  • select and insert media links directly into stories whilst in story manager UI

  • rename media files

Version 2.1 (20.04.21)

  • improved media upload functionality

Version 2.0 (31.03.21)

  • media upload & management

  • media viewer

  • drawing

  • search bar for stories and media

Version 1.0 (12.03.21)

  • story CRUD

  • Kumu csv export

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