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Release Notes

This page provides a changelog that lists new releases and describes updates to the Accurat SDKs, API, admin, data and algorithms. To learn about specific releases, click the links in the changelog below. For a detailed release info, scroll down below.

Latest releases

You can see all Accurat release notes by following the links below.

version
iOS1.1.1
Android0.0.8
API1.3.23
admin1.3.25
data science1.1.0

Releases

July 10, 2018

  • The iOS SDK was updated to a newer version including bugfixes, improved logging and the addition of the GDPR-ready consent flow.
  • We have added a first version of the android SDK including a beta setup of the consent flow and improved tracking accuracy.
  • Our improved interface makes it possible to easily adjust the settings for each app, invite users and manage the GDPR consent flow.
  • The API was updated to reflect the necessary admin changes and supports the improved consent-flow for the SDK.
  • Our POI database was extended with 55.000 Belgian locations in multiple categories, lifting our total POI database to well over 165.000 spots. The matching algorithm was further upgraded to improve accuracy and tested thoroughly, together with the frequent location detection algorithm (for home & work locations).

iOS SDK

The sdk changes for iOS are documented per version update below.

v1.1.1 – 16/08/2018

  • Improvements to the framework
  • Several bugfixes

v1.1.0 – 03/08/2018

  • Added unlimited geofences
  • Added local notification for geofence
  • Improvements to the framework
  • Fetch more locations
  • Improvements for the popup view
  • Improvements for the memory
  • Several bugfixes

v1.0.6 – 19/07/2018

  • Improvements to the framework

v1.0.5 – 19/07/2018

  • Improvements for popup view
  • Several bugfixes

v1.0.4 – 18/07/2018

  • Improved logs
  • Several bugfixes

v1.0.3 – 13/07/2018

  • Updated the context of the locations
  • Several bugfixes

v1.0.2 – 13/07/2018

  • Made the url in the consent text clickable
  • Update color of the consent buttons
  • You can now set the language for the consent popups
  • Several bugfixes

v1.0.1 – 10/07/2018

  • Remove unnecessary logs

v1.0.0 – 10/07/2018

  • Add consent flow + custom consent popups
  • Consents are now send to API
  • Location permission is updated if already set
  • Improved logging
  • Fetch + upload settings to API
  • Send device language to the server

v0.0.3 – 04/07/2018

  • Allow external developers to configure the username+password

v0.0.2 – 04/07/2018

  • Fetch + parse consents from API
  • Added the cocoapod
  • Several bugfixes

v0.0.1 – 02/07/2018

  • Tracking send to API
  • Updated the accessibility for the files
  • Several bugfixes
  • Initial commit

Android SDK

The sdk changes for android are documented per version update below.

v0.0.8 – 06/08/2018

  • Improved consent dialog layout
  • Added Accurat.setLanguage()-method
  • Several bugfixes

v0.0.7 – 02/08/2018

  • Improved consent flow
  • Improved consistency with iOS SDK
  • Added GDPR methods
  • Disabled file logging for production apps

v0.0.6 – 05/07/2018

  • Tracking send to API
  • Consent send to API
  • Allow external developers to configure the username+password
  • Several bugfixes

API

The API changes are documented per version update below.

v1.3.23 – 13/07/2018

  • Add geofence trigger endpoint for receiving notifications
  • Added consent translation per app per platform

v1.3.22 – 11/07/2018

  • Added geofences endpoints to the api

Admin

The admin changes are documented per version update below.

v1.3.25 – 18/07/2018

  • Add possibility to create location-based notification which are only shown at a particular hour and day
  • Several bugfixes

v1.3.24 – 15/07/2018

  • Add possibility to create location-based notification nearby places of a particular category

v1.3.23 – 13/07/2018

  • Improved notification creation flow
  • When creating a notification with a client that has one app, the app is now preselected in the dropdown
  • Added search box to the brand and poi overview screens
  • Added consent translation per app per platform
  • Consent send to API

Data science

The changes to our datasets and algorithms are documented per version update below.

v1.1.0 – 07/08/2018

  • More than 15.000 POIs are added to our database, covering over 25 new place categories.
  • The municipalities of Belgium are added to our database, to detect for instance in which municipalities the app users live, work and shop.
  • Improved matching algorithm based on thorough testing and feedback.
  • Improved the scalability of the algorithms to handle a lot more coordinates of much more users.

v1.0.0 – 10/07/2018

  • 55.000 POIs are added to our database (of already +100K POIs), located in Belgium and covering over 150 place categories.
  • The matching algorithm was improved to raise accuracy and tested thoroughly.
  • The frequent location detection algorithm (for home, work, favorite places etc) was finalised and tested thoroughly.
  • Segment prediction models were implemented for different categories such as socio-demo, location, technology usage, category behaviour, brand relationship, leisure and commuting behaviour. A first set of intent behaviours is being tested.