Raftr Support: October 23 Product Updates

Raftr publishes app and web updates every two weeks, adding new features, improving existing functions, and providing housekeeping and bug fixes as they arise. Here’s the latest summary of updates from this week’s new platform updates:

Android:

  • Messaging push notifications now have more options like replying directly on notifications
  • Updated design on profiles – and now different view for your own and other people’s profiles
  • Added date separators in messaging threads
  • Some fixes to improve consistency in messaging features and stability and speed throughout the app

iOS:

  • Messaging push notifications now have more options like replying directly on notifications
  • Updated design on profiles – and now different view for your own and other people’s profiles
  • Added date separators in messaging threads
  • Some improvements to increase stability and speed throughout the app, and to encrypt chat messages

Web:

  • Profiles for people you have a DM convo with now have DM management like a media archive, recent messages, and muting
  • Updated design for DM requests
  • Introduced ability to block other people
  • Some improvements to increase stability and speed throughout the app

Raftr Support: October 10 Product Updates

Raftr publishes app and web updates every two weeks, adding new features, improving existing functions, and providing housekeeping and bug fixes as they arise. Here’s the latest summary of updates from this week’s new platform updates:

Android:

  • Added Notifications settings – available at the top of the Notifications list
  • Added an alert badge to chat channels’ settings icon for admin to know when there are pending join requests and/or member suggestion
  • Updated the navigation bar buttons at the bottom of the screen and added to more locations in the app

iOS:

  • Reintroduced Notifications settings – available at the top of the Notifications list
  • Updated designs for messaging and DM threads
  • Lots of fixes like no longer seeing chat messages with the wrong names (no more “bubbletop!”) and improving playback feature for videos

Web:

  • Updated profiles – with more distinction for your own profile vs. other people’s profiles
  • Added date separators and “edited” indicators for messaging threads
  • Updated notifications to make it more clear which ones have already been opened
  • Some fixes like removing link previews when links are removed