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
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
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 email@example.com
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
“My Projects” now only shows main projects. Sub-projects are hidden from this view
Sample project was accidentally deleted (BY PATRIK!) from being auto-generated to new environments. Now returned
Project member list now automatically also includes members from top-level projects
Sub-project access now defines project path visibility -> not possible to see top-level paths if no access
Preview support added for *.docx file types
30/11/20 – Release #19
Changed “Your projects” to “My projects” to standardize descriptions throughout Media Pocket
Audio files now support timestamp commenting
Project listing bug fix when navigating between list views
When exporting/copying an asset outside a project, possibility to now visit My Projects and create a new project for the asset
Sub-projects now visible to all users + guests (that being member of). This does not include projects preceding the reference point
Sub-projects are now listed in a separate UI section from other project assets
02/11/20 – Release #18
Top-bar communication messages made account-specific.
Account creation source information added to backend.
Existing guest users added to “Add member” section.
Sub-project feature added. Every project can now have N+1 sub-projects.
Video AI analysis: “Topics” section now indexed and searchable. Read more about Video AI
12/10/20 – Release #17
Mobile UI fix related to project side menu. Moved to bottom.
Guest user feature added. A guest user can be added to only one project at a time. Guests can upload assets and work normally within the project. Guests cannot create new projects. Read about Guest feature
Bug fix related to “Sample” project being empty for new accounts.
Automated tag management between Media Pocket and Mailchimp related to member and customer communication.
15/09/20 – Release #16
Bulk actions. Possibility to: add to favorites, assign to project, copy asset, create approval, approve, reject, download (check that no browser pop-up prevents this), export csv, edit tags, purge, remove from favorites and remove from project
Mobile UI bug fixes for menus and buttons
Project status: Public or private. Public projects visible for all members
31/08/20 – Release #15
Possibility to record live stream (RTSP) to a live asset
Instead of “infinite scroll” list views, they are now separated by pages
Every project & asset now has a star-icon which you can use to create favorites
14/08/20 – Release #14
Subclip deletion notification specification about permanent deletion
Event Engine v1 online. Real-time collaboration now possible, as all updates are visible to all users at the same time
All log events now visible in history (project/asset)
Projects now possible to mark as public to all users or private to specific users
30/07/20 – Release #13
Subclip one-click export now possible without the need to wait for clip rendering
Publishing Channel menu updated, now possible to set publishing channels as private or public
Publishing bugs fixed related to special characters and letter case sensitivity
Email notification graphical outlook updated
Added S3-supported cloud file systems to publishing channels
Bug fix: Animated .webp files were not visible on front page
Bug fix: New accounts received “Sample project” related emails repeatedly
Antivirus update for all uploaded files
Audio files now show current time and duration
Mobile UI glitch fixes
Updated Elasticsearch functionality
Confirm feature added for asset & project deletion
25/05/20 – Release #12
Updated upload interface to support Dropbox, Google Drive and OneDrive integrations
Drag & drop media assets now on anywhere on the Project grid
Uploads now continue while you navigate within Media Pocket outside the Project screen
Editing of asset/project title & description now possible without opening the Edit overlay
Few UI bugs fixed related to width and visibility of scroll bars and certain fields
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
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