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Release Notes

From this page, you can find the update history of our constantly developing media management platform. Take a look what our dedicated developers have accomplished.

 

10/08/22 – Release #55

  • Feature improvement: List View. With the new List View you are able to load more results per page and save your own layouts. Read more on List View
  • Feature improvement: Projects. When creating a project, you are now able to choose if the project will be public or private
  • Feature improvement: Allowed domains. When whitelisting domains in an environment, you are able to choose default user role for all new users that sign in with the domain
  • Feature improvement: Bulk editing custom fields. When bulk editing custom fields, you can now update fields in multiple groups without closing the tool. The edits will stay in place when swapping between different groups
  • Security and performance improvements
  • Minor bug fixes

08/06/22 – Release #54

  • New feature: Collections. You can create a collection to which you are able to add assets from different projects without having to create new assets
  • UX/UI: Subprojects moved under parent project for better searchability
  • UI: Paste text with formatting. You are now able to paste text with or without formatting to a rich text custom field

02/06/22 – Release #53

  • Backend: DB upgrades and maintenance
  • UI: copy button for API key added, minor bug fixes
  • UX: misclick prevention for bulk edit
  • Bug fixed: errors in PDF preview creation

19/05/22 – Release #52

  • New feature: User Roles -tool. Admins are now able to create user roles based on chosen permissions, assign users to created roles. System default roles are admin, default and guest. Read more on knowledge base article: Roles
  • Minor bug fixes and UI improvements

03/05/22 – Release #51

  • Backend: updates and workflow optimization
    UI: Reload rules. In search view, you are now able to reload changes from a button that will appear if assets are added or removed
  • UI: Search -field and alphabetical sorting + role added to “Add a Member” -section

20/04/22 – Release #50

  • New feature: View image assets in full resolution by clicking on the image while viewing the asset. It will open a new tab that can be exited from the “X” -icon in the top right corner
  • Backend maintenance

05/04/22 – Release #49

  • New feature: Add thumbnail to project. You can choose an image asset from your project to display as project thumbnail
  • UI update: You are now able to drag and drop in search view
  • Minor bug fixes and functionality improvements

22/03/22 – Release #48

  • New feature: Sidebar lets you access your favorited assets and saved searches all the time
  • New feature: You are now able to move multiple assets inside a project with a drag and drop functionality
  • New feature: Microsoft Azure AD SSO. You may now use Azure AD SSO to sign in to Media Pocket with a company/organisation account
  • Bug fixed: Changing column order in list view after a saved search will update to exported csv

08/03/22 – Release #47

  • New feature: Remove Media removes all media from asset (media file, media info, exif data, clips, crops) and transforms the asset into a placeholder
  • UI feature: Attachments indicator shows if the assets has attachments and how many
  • UI update: Floating horizontal scrollbar in list view
  • UI update: New functionality for Delete and Move -buttons in asset details

22/02/22 – Release #46

  • Backend: updates and housekeeping
  • Bug fixes: list view speedup and minor UI improvements

08/02/22 – Release #45

  • New feature: Assets can now be easily moved from project to project with the “Move” -button
  • UI update: New design for asset cards
  • Minor bug fixes

26/01/22 – Release #44

  • Minor bug fixes
  • Minor UI improvements

12/01/22 – Release #43

  • New feature: Admins are now able add Custom Field Group(s) by default, read more on knowledge base article: Custom Fields
  • Minor UI improvements
  • Minor bug fixes

29/12/21 – Release #42

  • Feature update: Search operators added to global word search, e.g., AND, OR and prefix query. Read more on Word Search and Filters
  • Bug fixed: Asset upload and share by link functionalities improved
  • Security update: Log4j vulnerability fixed

16/12/21 – Release #41

  • API documentation: Asset’s review added to API and status added to search API. See API documentation
  • Feature update: Image crops are now downloadable, shareable and they can be exported as assets
  • Feature update: Custom field groups can be locked, which prevents admin users via UI or API to make changes to custom field groups used in a certain integration

01/12/21 – Release #40

  • Bug fixed: Copy Image Asset functionality fixed
  • Backend: Workflow engine > Media Pocket API interaction improved

17/11/21 – Release #39

  • Bug fixed: Deleting publishing channel functionality fixed
  • Bug fixed: Improved UI response if the user tries to create a publishing channel without a type
  • Feature update: Publishing channel editor moved to admin settings

03/11/21 – Release #38

  • Feature update: Custom field group can be set to open by default when opening an asset/project that has the field group associated.
  • Feature update: Publishing channels user rights and restrictions modified; only admin can create, edit and delete publishing channels. Workspace guests cannot use publishing channels.
  • Feature update: External ID updated to accept characters dash, underscore, and dot.
  • Bug fixed: IPTC Core fields creator and keywords are again visible in Mediainfo (if used in the asset)

21/10/21 – Release #37

  • New feature: Image Cropping tool. Users may now create crops from images and use them via API. Version 1.0. includes four ready set aspect rations 16:9, 1:1, 5:4, and 4:3.
  • Feature update: Search tools added to open API. The search options include title, tags, category, media type, and the owner. Search options can be used individually or combine two or more criteria. Read about Open API
  • Feature update: The comment section’s UI was reshaped to avoid confusion with the filtering tool.
  • Feature update: Added prioritization to global word search to emphasize words used in title and description.
  • Bug fixed: Timestamped comments on video assets fixed.
  • Bug fixed: EXIF/IPTC Filters are again visible on search filters.

05/10/21 – Release #36

  • New feature: Complex Custom Field type. With the Complex field, users may link individual fields together to form one data record. A complex field can be used e.g to give a certain media asset several date-time values, such as air-dates.
  • New feature: Admins can now add and delete users’ from projects on the User panel.
  • Feature update: Select all (per page) and edit custom fields features added to the bulk action panel
  • Feature update: Global word search setting tweaked to better up the search results
  • Feature update: Approvals section on front page renamed to In Review

21/09/21 – Release #35

  • Feature update: Added to Custom Field type “Rich text” more versatile tools for text editing. The text editor includes now bold, italic, underline, list (numbered and bulleted), and choosing text style (normal or headline).
  • Feature update: Two new custom field types added; boolean and DateTime
  • Feature update: Copying of asset/project includes now a possibility to copy the associated custom fields.
    API: API calls for Custom fields and Attachments added to API documentation.
  • Cyber Security: Added automatic locking on the login page after several failed login attempts.

08/09/21 – Release #34

  • New feature: Google SSO. You may now sign in to Media Pocket with your Google account. The Google SSO works with Chrome, Firefox, and Edge browsers. To use Google SSO you must be signed in to your Google account on the browser you are using.
  • New feature: External ID metadata filed added to Details section and to open API. External ID supports findability and change management when building integrations with third-party software. Read about Open API
  • Feature update: The CSV download feature in the list view is re-enabled with better UX.
  • Feature update: Add Tags feature’s UI improved.
  • Cyber Security: OWASP tests run with excellent results
  • Cyber Security: Minor security issues fixed.

11/08/21 – Release #33

  • New feature: Assets’ embedded EXIF and IPTC metadata is now visible under the Mediainfo tab. If the asset has embedded a title and/or description metadata, the Details section will be automatically filled with accurate data during the Upload. Read more about utilizing metadata in MAM
  • New feature: Selected EXIF and IPTC fields are searchable and can be found under the Filters section. Metadata fields Copyright, Keywords, and Creator can be searched with the global word search.
  • New feature: Drag and drop functionality added to projects. To move an asset to a subproject simply drag & drop the asset on top of the subproject. To move the asset to a higher project, drag & drop it on top of the project name on the trail of breadcrumbs.
  • Feature update: Sort & Select tool in the list view is upgraded with a user-friendlier button and the possibility to sort the infinite number of assets by title, description, category, media type, status, owner, or filename.
  • Bug fixed: Assets’ history is no more duplicated when browsing assets with prev and next buttons.

    21/07/21 – Release #32

  • New feature: Multiselect assets in the grid view. Added to ease the use of bulk actions such as bulk download.
  • Feature update: The preview thumbnails are now scaled to keep their original aspect ratio.
  • Further improved the Copy asset and Copy project features to include options to only copy the metadata or include the original media, attachments, assets, or members.
  • Further improved the Trash bin feature and added the possibility to permanently delete the files instantly. Also now each user has access to their own trash bin and may delete or restore assets.
  • Bug fixed: Scaling problem on the project page fixed.User control update: Each workspace has a named owner which cannot be deleted. The owner may be changed by contacting support@mediatailor.fi

28/06/21 – Release #31

  • Feature update: With the Upload from Google Drive feature you may now also upload from shared folders.
  • Further improved changing of password process with guiding headlines and clearer instructions for selecting a suitable password.
  • Extended the link validity for share by link feature and invitation links for new users or guests. The links are now valid for 7 days from the creation.
  • Added a preview and format support for .ia files
  • Bug fixed: The download tool has now a set order for available formats
  • Bug fixed: Setting up a new searchable Custom Field is again working as it should.

16/6/21 – Release #30

  • Bug fix: Search fields’ scaling issues solved
  • Further improved search feature by updating the filters to fit the word search results
  • Bug fix: Better visualization of long names on the project’s Members list and a change to a better fitting icon for deleting a member from the project.

02/06/21 – Release #29

  • Added an automatic storage capacity control: when the storage limit has exceeded the storage and monthly invoices are increased automatically for 10€ per 100GB.
  • Added automatic email and workspace notifications to admins when over 90% and over 95% of current storage capacity is used.
  • New metadata type added: Read-only custom field, which helps to avoid infinity loops when building metadata integrations.
  • Pop-up notification to notify the user if the browsers pop-up blocker disables bulk download
  • Further improved rules of the account builder to degrease problems with account verification

03/05/21 – Release #28

  • Added an undo clip feature; the draft can now easily be deleted by clicking the “x” after the clip timestamp or with keyboard command z.
  • Further improved supporting tools for the workflow engine

21/04/21 – Release #27

  • New pricing model updated to Media Pocket. See the current prices
  • New feature: Upcoming Invoice added to the Billing page for admins to follow the current billing period.
  • Further improved the feature for changing the account type (starter, basic, or premium)
  • Added notifications and set an automatic increase of 5€ to the upcoming invoice if the plan’s user amount is exceeded
  • Get Started- page updated to create a starter account
  • Bug fixed to automatically update asset’s Custom Filed section after deleting a filed group
  • Attachments category deleted from storage statistics as now that attachments are child assets, they are included in original media.

23/03/21 – Release #26

  • Extended the pdf preview to cover multi-page pdf files
  • Further improved Google Drive uploading feature to accept video, image, and pdf files without the filename extension

12/05/20 – Release #11

  • Newsletter opt-in integration for all new users
  • Firefox Nordic alphabet bug fix
  • Confirmation prior to performing certain actions in UI
  • AI menu invisibility bug fix for mobile resolution for videos
  • Sample project for all new accounts, showcasing certain features
  • Celebrity facial recognition confidence accuracy fix (still false positives included)
  • Wide PDF preview UI bug fix
  • Tag & category inheritance from project to assets
  • Project level AI tag summary

27/04/20 – Release #10

  • AI analysis for video files (speech-to-text, visual identification & timestamp linking) Read more about Video AI
  • Login page UI adjustments
  • Project-level tag linking (behind the project info-button)
  • Subclip direct sharing asset name fix
  • Updated terms & conditions
  • Updated date picker for date-specific data fields
  • Speech-to-text *.srt & *.vtt download
  • Automated closed captions
  • Updated notification banner for Media Pocket internal communications

06/04/20 – Release #9

  • Share subclips directly via Share-button without the need to create sub-assets
  • Aspera export speed limit increased to 300mbps
  • Knowledge Base-link added to Media Pocket (bottom of screen).
  • Youtube export confirmation process increased with Google -> no security warnings.
  • Housekeeping rules increased -> better storage size management
  • Description field: text and word break optimized

26/03/20 – Release #8

  • Navigate away during upload: Uploads works now via “Upload” menu while exiting the upload screen
  • UI: Video rendering status now more informative
  • UI: Subclip rendering (order) now shows rendering status
  • AI: Faces now include celebrity and emotional recognition
  • Export: SCP (SFTP) and Aspera transfers now supported.
  • UI: Project interface now shows project size (next to filter)

09/03/20 – Release #7

  • FTP export: UI updates, possibility to name sources in addition to address
  • UI: Notification to user when an ordered subclip has been rendered
  • UI: Notification contains asset title for easier identification
  • UI: Mobile interface optimization (fields, AI menu)
  • UI: Asset download menu updated
  • UI: Password requirements made more visible
  • Subclip: Original asset name inherited instead of hash ID

27/02/20 – Release #6

  • Automatic AI-analysis for image files (min. 50 % confidence for tags) Read more about Image AI
  • Automatic indexing (included in search) for over 80 % confidence AI-tags
  • Filtering possible within the comment section

31/01/20 – Release #5

  • Asset duplication possibility to another project
  • Possibility to create an asset from a subclip
  • Comment section now retained at 800px and scrollable

20/01/20 – Release #4

  • List view: UI tuning, possible to click anywhere and visibility fix
  • Share: Possible to now share any asset via a public link (click “Share” on any asset)
  • Media Pocket file backup performance upgrade
  • Share -> Youtube: Asset tags were not included after an update –> Fixed
  • Assets were visible if window size was too small -> Fixed
  • File upload -> “Cancel” function now eliminates entire upload process
  • PDF assets are now dynamic (possible to select text), not only pictures of slides
  • Custom metadata now shows “last modified” information
  • Updated “Statistics” page graphics
  • Password requirements made stronger
  • Project icon is now compiled from assets within the project
  • Billing issue fixes

23/12/19 – Release #3

  • Video player short keys: J – reverse — some format unsupported. K – pause L – forward Timecode-specific: I – marker in O – marker out M – add marker (comment) up – move to in marker down – move to out marker
  • Possible to restart approval process
  • Bulk tagging feature possible in list view
  • Column reordering possible in list view

05/12/19 – Release #2

  • List view: sort/show/hide columns
  • Search results: CSV export
  • Updated ToS & Privacy Policy
  • Support-button added
  • Multiple custom field groups per asset
  • Multiple download options for assets

27/11/19 : Version 1.0

  • Subclip delivery in original format
  • Search size filter
  • Youtube export – tags
  • Scalable sidebar