Re: New release: An entirely new sound treatment has arrived with build 29!
I like the new sound effects in this new version.
I can feel the haptic feedback on the I phone 8 it's very strong.
From: firstname.lastname@example.org <email@example.com> on behalf of FlickType <@FlickType>
Sent: Saturday, April 7, 2018 9:55:23 AM
Subject: [flicktype] New release: An entirely new sound treatment has arrived with build 29!
App changes follow below. Please report all your feedback through the TestFlight app, using the "Send Beta Feedback" option. Thank you for testing FlickType!
In this release:
- Complete revamp of of all sound effects: taps, deletions, errors, and more. Tell us what you think!
- Deletion announcements will now always use a lower pitch, and will not use the word "Deleted". You can turn that back on from the settings.
- Updated deletion sound effect, hopefully this is less intrusive. Thanks Serina! You can now also turn it off from the settings.
- Words with numbers and symbols will now be announced correctly and in detail, even if they contain no letters.
- Spelling of words now uses a higher pitch.
- Apostrophes in contractions like "it's" will be announced. Thanks Alan!
- Capital letter announcements will use the shorthand "cap" prefix instead of the full word "capital".
- Fixed pronunciation of colon symbol. Thanks Yana!
- Fixed wrong iPhone X keyboard positioning when in landscape mode.
- Added a few more words to the dictionary.
Notable earlier changes:
- Improved instructions
- Fixed stale text being read back when switching back to the app with "Copy & Clear on exit" on
- Moved keyboard higher on iPhone X to better match the system keyboard position
- Fixed repeating hint message on iPhone X
- Fixed haptic toggle sometimes not being respected
- Added new setting for haptic feedback, on by default
- Added setting to toggle the existing keyboard click sounds
- Added feedback when tapping and holding on the keyboard to accurately choose characters
- Disabled proximity sensor when keyboard is dismissed (ie when using the menu options). Thanks Ravi!
- Renamed "Auto-copy& clear" setting to "Copy & clear on exit". Thanks Peter!
- Fix occasional issue where you could not longer type upon returning from app switching. Please let us know if you are still experiencing similar issues.
Please report all your feedback through the TestFlight app, using the "Send Beta Feedback" option. Thank you for testing FlickType!
Kosta & Ashley
PS: Don't forget to invite your friends to beta@...! The more testers we have, the faster we can improve the app.