Opening Hours UX

Version History

Version 1.4.2

December 2015

  • Fixed a bug that prevented the app from operating on a device that is still running iOS 7.
  • Also works on iPad Pro.

Version 1.4.1

October 2015

  • In the German localisation, the shown app title is now 'Offen' since 'Öffnungszeiten' is a little too long and tends to get abbreviated by the OS.
  • Bug fixes.

Version 1.4

October 2015

  • Adopted a universal user interface that is more consistent across different devices. In effect, the layout for iPhone is more iPad-like in that the main view buttons are now at the top. On iPad, the menu button is now at the bottom of the shop list.
  • Support for multitasking on iOS 9. On an iPad, you can use Slide Over and Split View to use Opening Hours alongside other apps.
  • New introductory help view for new users. As before the view is only visible when no shops exists in the database.
  • The text views have been adjusted to make the best use of the new system font in iOS 9.
  • Improved view restoration upon re-launch of the app.
  • Renamed the Pink colour to Magenta. This change is huge!
  • New launch image and startup animation, similar how apps are presented in Slide Over on iOS 9.
  • Framework updates and removed some clutter.
  • Dropped support for iOS 6. The app now required iOS 7 or later.

Version 1.3.1

July 2015

  • One can now select multiple criteria (tags) to filter the list of shops that are shown in the main view.
  • New: Mark stores as favorites.
  • Changed the (baggage-label-shaped) filter button to be outlined when filtering is off, and filled-in when a filter is active.
  • Added a (circular) button to show only open stores. When active, the button changes to show an arrow in the circle.
  • Added a (star-shaped) button to show only favorite stores. When active, the button shows a filled-in star.
  • Added a menu item to show the help screen for the main view.
  • Changed the startup image and added an animation to transition from the startup image to the first screeen.
  • Added a switch to the settings to allow the user to change the startup animation to a simple cross fade (i.e. without the animated zooming).
  • Updated the Twitter link.

Version 1.3

June 2015

  • New app name.
  • Improved iCloud and Backup handling. Now using a robust JSON-based backup file format.
  • Smooth zooming without scrolling rows.
  • Very large images (i.e. larger than 640 x 640 pixels) are now reduced.
  • Bug fixes.

Version 1.2.3

November 2014

  • Fixed a crash when using section index titles.
  • Removed all app rating requests (Appirater).

Version 1.2.2

Oktober 2014

  • New info view when a row is tapped in the main view.
  • Corrected use of image picker on iPad.
  • Bug fixes.

Version 1.2.1

September 2014

  • Swipe past midnight to see the next day!
  • Fixed a crash related to multiple view updates.
  • Corrected the App Store link iOS 8.

Version 1.2

September 2014

  • Now a universal app with support for iPad!
  • iCloud syncing between devices (using 'Ensembles': ).
  • New shiny app icon.
  • Improved resizing after device rotation.
  • Added a progress spinner for long tasks.
  • Added support for a phone number in the shop details.
  • One can now restore from a different backup file.
  • Added a delete-all button, only shown during edit mode.
  • Now using storyboards and autolayout throughout.
  • Added additional logic to prevent duplicate shop categories.
  • Assorted bug fixes.
  • Requires iOS 6 or later.
  • Tested on iOS 7 and iOS 8.

Version 1.1.4

December 2012

  • Added support for iPhone 5.
  • Fixed a problem that would have incorrectly raised a error message after a successful save.

Version 1.1.3

May 2012

  • Fixed a mistake with the category menu.

Version 1.1.2

April 2012

  • Fixed a bug in handling time zones in the presence of daylight savings time.
  • Fixed a bug when no shop name was given.

Version 1.1.1

March 2012

  • Fixed 404 error when trying to run first backup to Dropbox.
  • Patched a number of minor memory leaks.
  • Removed unsatisfactory vibrant color mode.

Version 1.1

February 2012

  • New: Support for backup & restore through Dropbox or e-mail.
  • Added a clickable URL field to the store details.
  • Added more shop colors for the calendar view.
  • Added localizations for German and Swedish.

Version 1.0

January 2012

  • First version.
  • Stores may now have multiple categories.