Your dashboard is your control tower, the interface that allows you to create, manage and optimize your campaigns. It is crucial for us to provide you with a dashboard that gets the job done as painlessly and efficiently as possible. Over the last couple of months, we’ve been working on a new dashboard that not only looks better but mostly that delivers the best user experience.
We released a couple large features in the last couple of days. Polygon geofences support, a new beta version of our Android plugin and support for filtering notifications on Cordova and Phonegap.
We have been working the last couple months to create a new version of our Android plugin. During the design of this plugin we worked hard to make use of the latest features related to location accuracy and battery efficiency. Today we released the first alpha version of this plugin. Since there are a couple small breaking changes in the API for some users, we bumped the version number to 2.0.
During the last couple weeks we have been improving our dashboard to further improve the usability. One of the pages that has received some attention is the page you use for geofence creation and editing. Also we made the workflow for deleting geofences a little bit faster.
Our dashboard has undergone quite some changes this sprint; we have been busy building a new home screen on our dashboard! We now also support a bulk geofence upload, which allows you to easily download a template if you want to import a lot of geofences or beacons. Our dashboard also has received a lot of minor changes, like improved placeholders and clearer segmentation property names. Read all about it down below.
Another finished sprint, another dashboard release! We’ve made lots of improvements, as well as introduced new features, such as analytics per geolocation and automatically expanding or collapsing advanced settings. Read all about it down below.
Today we are announcing a dashboard update; lots of minor improvements, such as more intuitive reminders and pagination in dashboard, all aimed at making your experience with our product as good as it can be! We’ve also done a lot of updates to our documentation, so its even easier to find out how to use us! Read all about it down below.
A lot of app functionalities can run in the background. However, nowadays mobile devices still come with a limited amount of RAM. The working memory has to be shared with the operating system and other apps running on the device. Mobile devices also come with relatively small batteries. Performing actions in the background may reduce the battery time of these devices and could cause your app to look bad, because it shows up high in the list of battery consuming apps. So, when you run in the background, managing resources is important. This post will show you how to manage resources for background processes in iOS.
A new sprint finished, which resulted in a dashboard and plugin release! We’ve been taking steps in deprecating single notifications, we’ve done some improvements and bug fixes for our plugin, and we’ve improved our API documentation with regard to the statistics. Read all about it in these release notes.
A new release today of our plugin as well as updates to our dashboard. One thing we’ve added is the segmentation based on user preferences, for instance, segment on people who have a certain brand as one of their favorites. We’ve added better debugging information to our plugin as well, the debug log now contains device specific information, such as type and OS version. The dashboard analytics have been through a makeover, being split into notifications, geotriggers and reports. Read more about all this in these release notes.