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Anniversary Calendar Version 1.2 is live

Yay! Version 1.2 is now available in the App Store.  

The most important changes in a nutshell:

  • The layout has been updated to meet with the latest IOS standards
  • The calendar now shows additional info on the right side, you can turn this on/off if you prefer so.
  • You will now also receive a notification 1 day before any anniversary date.
  • The CSV export option now works without errors
  • The symbol for memorial dates has been changed
  • Some new backgrounds are added
  • Many little changes and improvements

This app now has a Banner on the bottom of the screen. This way, the app can stay for free. In future, there will be a paid version of the app without a banner.

Minor changes and fixes:

  • Contact form: Prevent empty email address when sending a question
  • Turn off badge count when closing the app
  • Edit date button now has a label instead of icon, to make it more clear that it is tappable.
  • capitalize names by default when adding a new date
  • special dates overview does not show the empty dates between the calculated dates.

Anniversary Calendar 1.1 updated version

The new update for the Anniversary Calendar App has been submitted to the Appstore!

New features:

  • Special dates overview : see at once who has a special calculated date to celebrate.
  • Calendar background can be changed
  • It will be possible to add memorial dates. Proper descriptions will be shown.
  • The date detail screen will be re-designed, in fact it will be a popover.
  • Year will not be mandatory when entering a birth date,wedding date or special date
  • Export option to save a copy of all the dates that you have entered in the app, export to html and csv.
  • A welcome screen will be shown the first time the app is launched

Changes:

  • The calendar now starts with the current month instead of the previous one.
  • Tapping on a row again will de-select that row
  • The date details screen has been redesigned.

 

The biggest new feature is the Special Dates Overview, it will show a list of calculated special dates for all the dates on the calendar:

The Special Dates Calculator

 

Plan for version update 1.1

Now that the Anniversary Calendar is in the appstore for a little while,┬áit’s time to plan for an update.

The next update will contain new features, bug fixes and some minor changes.

New features:

  • Special dates overview : see at once who has a special calculated date to celebrate.
  • Calendar background can be changed
  • It will be possible to add memorial dates. Proper descriptions will be shown.
  • The date detail screen will be re-designed, in fact it will be a popover.
  • Year will not be mandatory when entering a birth date,wedding date or special date
  • Export option to save a copy of all the dates that you have entered in the app, export to html and csv.

Bugfixes:

  • With multiple dates on a single day, the daynumber was sometimes being shown multiple times also.

Changes:

  • A welcome screen will be shown the first time the app is launched
  • Tapping on a row again will de-select that row
  • Today’s date will be shown more prominent

 

Here’s a sneak preview of the next version (update 1.1) with another background and a person with an unknown birth year: