What's New in this Release!!

The Kore.ai Messaging Platform contains many new and enhanced features. This topic lists and describes most of those new and enhances features for each new major product release, such as V2.0, along with minor release updates, such as v2.1.

For the Kore.ai Messaging Platform, this topic covers the following products:

  • iOS Phone Client
  • Android Phone Client
  • Web Browser Client
  • Mac OS Client
  • Windows OS Client

Latest Release

This section contains the most recent release information by product.

Mac OS Client - v1.3.4 - Jun 22, 2017

This release does not provide any new features or changes and is only for bug fixes. 

Bug Fixes

The following bug issues were fixe.

  • Mac OS client crashing. MacBook users with touch bar must manually uninstall the client, and then install the new version.
  • Notification not working.
  • Unable to download certain file types.
  • Microphone icon system error message on use.

Android Phone Client - v2.2 - Jun 8, 2017

New Features

  • When adding team members, you can select rooms to add the team member to.
  • Screenshot alert adding to notifications.

Changes

  • Restrictions for non-members in public rooms added
    • Messages for non-members can only be sent as a post
    • Message and comment policies is not available for non-members
    • Message forwarding for messages with policies is limited the rooms a non-member is part of.
  • Notification icon updated to a Bell icon, and a blue notification dot for new messages instead of a count.
  • Kore.ai logo updated
  • Full name is displayed in To: field for messages.

Bug Fixes

  • Creating a friendly email alias fixed.
  • Unable to share location from teams.
  • When liking and then unliking a message post, the message post is set to unread.
  • Select All option missing when adding participants to a room

Desktop for Web Client - v2.2 - Jun 8, 2017

New Features

  • Markup available for messages and posts
  • When adding team members, you can select rooms to add the team member to.
  • Screenshot alert added to notification.

Changes

  • Restrictions for non-members in public rooms added
    • Messages for non-members can only be sent as a post
    • Message and comment policies is not available for non-members
    • Message forwarding for messages with policies is limited the rooms a non-member is part of.
  • Notification icon updated to a Bell icon, and a blue notification dot for new messages instead of a count.
  • Kore.ai logo updated
  • Full name is displayed in To: field for messages.
  • Background for posts is gray.

Bug Fixes

  • Creating a friendly email alias fixed.
  • Unable to share location from teams.
  • When liking and then unliking a message post, the message post is set to unread.

iOS Client - v2.2 - Jun 8, 2017

New Features

  • Markup available for messages and posts
  • When adding team members, you can select rooms to add the team member to.
  • Screenshot alert added to notification.

Changes

  • Restrictions for non-members in public rooms added
    • Messages for non-members can only be sent as a post
    • Message and comment policies is not available for non-members
    • Message forwarding for messages with policies is limited the rooms a non-member is part of.
  • Notification icon updated to a Bell icon, and a blue notification dot for new messages instead of a count.
  • Kore.ai logo updated
  • Full name is displayed in To: field for messages.

Bug Fixes

  • Creating a friendly email alias fixed.
  • Unable to share location from teams.
  • When liking and then unliking a message post, the message post is set to unread.

Android Phone Client - v2.1 - May 25, 2017

New Features

  • User Interface On-boarding
  • IRC style rooms and posts
  • Screen share for 1-on-1 RTC calls
  • Missed call notification

Changes

  • Tab Bar Navigation Update
  • Simplified compose bar for IRC Posts
  • Secure email removed
  • Spaces name changed to Teams

Desktop Web Client - v2.1 - May 25, 2017

New Features

  • User Interface On-boarding
  • IRC style rooms and posts
  • Screen share for 1-on-1 RTC calls
  • Missed call notification

Changes

  • Markup and Message Type handling
  • Tab Bar Navigation Update
  • Simplified compose bar for IRC Posts
  • Secure email removed
  • Spaces name changed to Teams

iOS Client - v2.1 - May 25, 2017

New Features

  • Contacts support in Account Settings
  • Company Spaces
  • Department Spaces
  • User Interface On-boarding
  • IRC style rooms and posts
  • Screen share for 1-on-1 RTC calls
  • Missed call notification
  • Speech-to-text for bots

Changes

  • New message bubble
  • Markup and Message Type handling
  • Tab Bar Navigation Update - Profile
  • Simplified compose bar for IRC Posts
  • Secure email removed
  • Spaces name changed to Teams

Bug Fixes

  • Select all option missing when adding participants to a room.

Android Phone Client - v2.0.0 - Feb 8, 2017

New Features

Real-Time Communications - RTC implemented with Web RTC as follows:

  • Two-party calling from:
    • Messages
    • Contacts
    • Team Chats
  • Supported - Calling Features
    • Call Answer
    • Call not Answered
    • Call Cancelled
    • Callee Unavailable
    • Callee Busy
    • Call Timeout
    • Call Blocking
  • Supported In-Call Features
    • Switch from Audio to Video
    • Mute
  • Network Reconnection - Call reconnects if network restored within 2 mins
  • Mobile Phone Push Notifications for Incoming Call

Changes

  • Nomenclature Update - Spaces renamed to Teams

Bug Fixes

The following issues for the Android Phone Client were fixed in this release.

  • Slash suggestion is not covering whole component area in compose bar.
  • Share is not working from hash tag screen.
  • App forcing the user to set the permission toggle as on after the user installed the app.
  • Crashing when the user taps on Get Started option for box login below the compose bar.
  • Screen shot capture alert is showing three times in the alerts section.
  • Connect to Bot button and Manage Account in Manage section of bots is not available when a new bot which requires an authorization is added by the user.
  • Connect button Kora displayed if user did local search results for Kora.
  • App failure when user accessing camera option.

Previous Releases

Coming soon! This section contains archived release notes for prior major releases, along with any minor release information related to the major release.

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