Release Notes #512

October 2, 2019

  • Removing oneself and teams from archived discussions is now possible.
  • Improved some email wording.
  • Added help center link to suggestion limit toast.
  • Multiple screen reader compatibility improvements have been deployed.
  • Increased some touch targets for the mobile Kialo page.

Release Notes #511

October 1, 2019

  • Improvements to the Kialo embed were made.
  • Claims’ comments and changes are now better visually differentiated. Also fixed some text contrasts issues.
  • Team portals now have a nicer default background. That is, if you like blue.
  • Clarified the wording of suggested comment admin buttons. 
  • Screen reader compatibility has been improved.
  • Improved a bit of text in Kialo emails.
  • Fixed some minor visual bugs.

Release Notes #510

September 30, 2019

  • Minor bug fixes and performance improvements were released.

Release Notes #509

September 24, 2019

  • Minor bug fixes and performance improvements were released.

Release Notes #508

September 23, 2019

  • Minor bug fixes and performance improvements were released.

Release Notes #507

September 20, 2019

  • Minor bug fixes and performance improvements were released.

Release Notes #506

September 19, 2019

  • Screen reader compatibility has been improved.

Release Notes #505

September 18, 2019

  • Minor bug fixes and performance improvements were released.

Release Notes #504

September 17, 2019

  • Some discussion chat messages were not always loaded, this has been fixed.

Release Notes #502

September 16, 2019

  • The Top Contributors (suggestions, claims and comments written, edited, moved) of public discussions in the last seven days are now listed on the Explore page.

Release Notes #499

September 12, 2019

  • Claim selection (=navigation) in debates with more than 1000 claims has been optimized and is now 5x quicker.
  • Improved minimap and ‘new claim seen’ animations.
  • Moved the Release Notes to www.kialo.io.

Release Notes #497

September 11, 2019

  • When using Chrome on mobile devices, the chat input field would sometimes be bigger than intended. This has been fixed.
  • Screen reader compatibility has been improved.

Release Notes #496

September 10, 2019

  • The “Mark for Review” claim tab has been redesigned.
  • Screen reader compatibility has been improved.

Release Notes #495

September 9, 2019

  • “Hide Parent” in the Claim Menu has been removed.
  • Screen reader compatibility has been improved.

Release Notes #494

September 6, 2019

  • Users who were not logged in to Kialo and clicked the link in team invite emails were not able to join the teams correctly. This has been fixed.

Release Notes #493

September 5, 2019

  • Team Admins will now be able to downgrade their team’s permissions or remove their team from a debate. Previously, this could only be done by users with Admin rights in the debate.

Release Notes #492

September 4, 2019

  • Minor bug fixes and performance improvements were released.

Release Notes #491

September 3, 2019

  • A minor issue related to inter-discussion linking of multi-thesis discussions has been fixed.
  • ‘Marked for review’ links to discussions are now listed correctly when searching for “marked:true”.
  • Private discussions and teams that you have already joined can now be accessed via invite links even if “Allow others to invite me to discussions and teams using my email or invite links” has been disabled in user settings.
  • The discussion info icon has been moved from the thesis to the top left of the discussion and has been given some color to make it easier to discover.

Release Notes #490

September 2, 2019

  • Some keyboard shortcuts were changed:
    • When using a mouse or touchpad, ‘Enter’ means save/submit (e.g. submit comment) and ‘Ctrl/Cmd/Shift + Enter’ means new line (e.g. for paragraphs in comments).
    • When touching a touchscreen, this is reversed and ‘Enter’ means new line, while ‘Ctrl/Cmd/Shift + Enter’ means save/submit.
    • Having a touchscreen will not influence this, e.g. laptops with touchscreens. Only when using the touchscreen will this switch and using the mouse or touchpad will switch it back.
  • Deleted ‘marked for review’ claims now appear in the ‘My marked claims’ sidebar when “Show deleted” is activated.

Release Notes #488

August 29, 2019

  • Unseen claims will now also result in the “more claims underneath” (the visualisation which makes it appear that a claim is a stack of cards) indicator being marked blue. Previously these were only tinted blue if there were new claims, changes to claims or new comments on claims underneath.
  • Minor language changes have been made to improve user experience.