A new release of peakd.com is now available. Keep reading to discover the new features and check the full list of improvements ;)
The new release is now live at https://peakd.com
1. Introduce Content Shorthand
With this release we are starting to roll out a few UX changes we have been discussing for a few weeks.
The first one is the new shorthand added on some resources like Communities, Topics, Badges, ...
We plan to use this same system also for other features we are going to introduce in the upcoming releases. Hopefully users will find it useful to quickly identify a specific resource or page.
2. BeeChat Improvements
In this release we focused on a bunch on improvements to better support your chat experience and the group chats.
Support moderators and members changes in group chats
Moderators support has been added to group chats along with the option to manage members of the chat. This should make it much easier to manage large group chats.
Allow to remove chat friends
You can now easily add and remove chat friends directly from the chat sidebar.
Stay signed in when switching accounts
This basically should reduce the number of times you are required to sign into BeeChat when switching accounts (mostly annoying in case you logged in with Keychain and it ask you to sing the login message).
3. Show estimated USD value on transfers
When performing an action that involve HIVE/HBD an estimated amount (in USD) is now shown. This is quite useful for transfers, but included also in other operation like 'Transfer to Savings'.
4. Improve UX on some menus and pages
Some actions menu are now easier to read and navigate both for new and experienced users.
5. New graphic for the Explore page
A completely new look and a better layout on mobile for the Explore page:
6. Some minor improvements and bug fixes
As always some minor improvements, updates and fixes across the website. You can check the full release notes here: https://peakd.com/about/changelog.
# Improvements and Fixes ------------------------------ [new] Update notification 'Mark as Read' operation to better track PeakD usage [new] Rework and improve the account suggestions page [update] Reduce required time to open the Tips dialog and load account tokens [update] Avoid asking for BeeChat login on every account switch [update] Add 2 quick links (Beacon and Speed Test) in API node setting [update] Better night mode support in Home page [update] Support image upload up to 15 MB now that it is supported by 'images.hive.blog' [update] Improvements to 'Keys & Permissions -> Authorities' panel [fix] Daily funded amount in Proposals page [fix] Missing post outline for HTML formatted posts [fix] Better hive.blog links detection and rewrite rule
Support the @peakd project
Now is probably a nice time to remind you of the ways you can support the development of @peakd.
We have a proposal on the Decentralized Hive Fund. You can review the proposal here.
If you agree to the proposal and you think the points mentioned add value to the Hive Blockchain consider supporting it using the above links or directly with this link.
We also run a witness server to help produce the blocks for the Hive Blockchain. You can vote for our witness so we are in a position to process more of them.
Vote on the witness page: https://peakd.com/witnesses
- Using Keychain: You just have to click and approve the transaction
- Using HiveSigner: You'll need access to confirm the transaction with your Active Key at least