The Mac input bar was in bad need of some updating. This should look a lot better. Despite the size of the input area, it should hold two lines before needing to scroll. I have also made more improvements to accessibility, adding unread counters and better descriptions to UI elements Continue Reading
Attention iOS beta testers. I am upgrading the iOS push servers tonight. There might be some downtime as the DNS changes propagate. You will also have the close and reopen Monal to register with the new server. After restarting, make sure that the push switches are all on in the Continue Reading
There is a long running joke about open source software that it is almost always a paragon of poor UI/UX. If you have ever struggled with software on linux you know that sometimes it can be impenetrable. I don’t blame developers, UI/UX is hard and when you are the same Continue Reading
I have brought the new MAM and controls code to iOS and added the following screens to the accounts screen.
I have finally had the time to take a look at OMEMO. I know that end to end encrypted chat has been something people have requested for almost a decade now. There finally appears to be a workable solution it a permissive license that can be published in the App Continue Reading
There is another new beta for the Mac client. I’ve made a few UI fixes and adjustments to MAM. Generally, I think the MAM code is working well enough that I will push this client out to production with some more UI fixes. You will probably see me working on Continue Reading
As many people know the EU’s GDPR regulations come into effect on May 25th. While Monal is privacy focused, it is also free, open source and run by a single person — me. I simply do not have the resources or the time to jump through the regulatory hoops required Continue Reading