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  • Bugfix: Add missing semicolon in aggregation count function.
  • Enhancement: Update aggregation processing.
  • Bugfix: Aggregations have been fixed. See Aggregation Guide to learn how to use aggregations.
  • Bugfix: user._socialIdentity properties returned from the network are no longer removed on a succesful login.
  • Bugfix: Fixed a typo in the NetworkStore.
  • Change help text to help disambiguate argument order.
  • Enhancement: All error objects are exposed on the Kinvey namespace. See Troubleshooting Guide for more information.
  • Bugfix: Fix name property on Error objects.
  • Bugfix: Merge user._socialIdentity properties when using an identity to login a user with the response from a login request.
  • Bugfix: Do not disconnect identities on a user logout.
  • Bugfix: Support private browser mode for Chrome, Firefox, and Safari.
  • Deprecated: Kinvey.initialize should be used instead of Kinvey.init.
Kinvey.initialize({
  appKey: '<appKey>',
  appSecret: '<appSecret>'
})
  .then(function(activeUser) {
    // ...
  });
  • To avoid conflicts with other Kinvey CLIs, renamed the executable to kinvey-bl, and the configuration file to .kinvey-bl.
  • Bugfix: Import UserStore from correct path. Kinvey.UserStore is now not undefined.
  • Bugfix: Add missing group function to data stores.
  • Internal improvements.
  • Enhancement: Default apiHostname protocol to https: if one is not provided.
  • Bugfix: Make default timeout for network requests 10 seconds.
  • Bugfix: Prevent delta fetch from loading all entities when they are not needed.
  • Bugfix: Fix a bug that prevented a popup from being opened when trying to login with Kinvey.User.loginWithMIC().
  • Bugfix: Don't send a DELETE request to the backend when calling clear() on a CacheStore or SyncStore instance to clear the local cache.
  • Bugfix: Allow a the credentials for a user to be provided as an object to Kinvey.User.login().
  • Bugfix: Use { field: <value> } format when serializing a query that contains an equalTo expression.
  • Deprecated: forgotUsername(), verifyEmail(), and resetPassword() instance functions on the Kinvey.User class. You should now use the static version of each function.
  • Bugfix: Fixed bug that prevented logout of a user.
  • Bugfix: Send correct X-Kinvey-Device-Information header format.
  • Bugfix: Update the cache to represent the state of the backend correctly when a sync pull is performed.
  • Bugfix: Expose the Acl class on the Kinvey namespace.
  • API Change: Deprecated connectWithIdentity() function on the User class. Use connectIdentity() instead. Please refer to the Social Identities Guide on how to connect a user to social identities.
  • Bugfix: Fixed a bug that would cause DataStore errors when connecting a user to a social identity.
  • API Change: To get an instance of DataStore you now have to call the collection() function instead of getInstance()
var store = Kinvey.DataStore.collection('myCollection');
  • Enhancement: Make Kinvey.Promise accessible as a property on the Kinvey namespace.
  • Bugfix: Store results from a pull in the cache.
  • Bugfix: Return server generated _id when creating entities.
  • Enhancement: Make file uploads resumable.
  • Bugfix: Use a promise polyfill to support browsers that don't have a native promise.
  • Bugfix: Don't throw an unexpected error when performing a find with a query on the CacheStore.
  • Bugfix: Fix an error with user logout.
  • Bugfix: Don't send an empty array back on sync completion.
  • Enhancment: Update IndexedDB, WebSQL, and Web Storage adapters.
  • Bugfix: Listen for loadstart event on popups to capture redirect when using MIC login for url that results in a 404.
  • Bugfix: Provide a way to change the MIC hostname.
  • Bugfix: Fix issues when downloading files.
  • Bugfix: Make resetPassword() on the User class a static function that does not require an active user.
  • Bugfix: Add try/catch block to MIC to catch errors when trying to access popup urls that are cross domain.
  • Bugfix: Don't use indexeddbshim as not all browsers support WebSQL (e.g., Firefox)
  • Bugfix: Improve error message when a sync failure occurs.
  • Bugfix: Check that a query is able to be run loccaly before it is processed.
  • Bugfix: Do not remove entity data when a sync failure occurs.
  • Bugfix: Add isEmailVerified() to the User class.
  • Fixed sync bug that prevented entities from being added to the sync table to be synced at a later time.
  • Added adapters for http, popup, and device.
  • Allow to initialize existing projects (i.e. where a business-logic directory already exists).
  • Generate common test setup file as part of test stub generation.
  • Fixed a bug that caused the library to be exported incorrectly.
  • Fixed a bug that prevented a user from being able to login with Mobile Identity Connect.
  • Fixed a bug that prevented entities from being updated.
  • Fixed bug that would resolve promise when using incorrect credentials to login a user.
  • Fixed a bug that would remove entities locally on a device but not on the network.
  • Fixed a bug that would not allow items to be saved to the device locally.
  • Bug fixes.
  • Initial release.
  • RapidData - Added the documentation for zero-code SharePoint, SQL and Salesforce connectors.
  • Generate mocha test stubs when creating a collection hook or custom endpoint.
  • Fixed bug where the deploy function sometimes would not actually deploy.
  • Upgraded request module to v2.65.0
  • Upgraded async module to v1.4.2
  • Upgraded moment to v2.10.6
  • Added modules.twilio library for twilio support
  • Internal improvements.
  • Updated API to use https://manage.kinvey.com. You can still use the --host option to override this setting.
  • When navigating to a collection that no longer exists, the link to the dashboard will now navigate to the environment dashboard.
  • Improved collection navigation for users with multiple browsers or computers
  • Verifying an email address no longer requires clicking a button
  • New underlying execution engine
  • Business Logic now includes access to node.js v0.10.38 core libraries and APIs
  • Added support for Bluebird promises and promise-enabled the Collection Access and Request modules.
  • Added cc and bcc to Email module
  • Methods in logger, push, and email moduels now take callbacks
  • New Kinvey Module, which allows creation/updating of metadata in Kinvey Entities, and allows for ACL management
  • Deprecated use of utils.kinvey in favor of the Kinvey module
  • Deprecated request.username in favor of requestContext.getAuthenticatedUsername
  • Added requestContext module with support for:
    • Retrieving request username and request userId
    • Retrieving and setting custom request properties
    • Retrieving client-side app version information
  • Deprecated use of backendContext.getAuthenticatedUsername() as it has been moved to requestContext
  • Internal Improvements
  • Data Browser - Fixed but where _kmd and _acl properties would not automatically update when editing other fields
  • Business Logic - Fixed a bug that was preventing business logic from being saved.
  • Data - Collection list refreshes it's content on environment change properly
  • Internal Improvements
  • Internal Improvements
  • Users - Fixed empty user splashscreen CSS issue
  • Users - Bypass business logic button is now functional
  • Small Bugfixes
  • Files - Max file size allowed in file uploads has been updated
  • File uploads across the entire application have been improved
  • Fixed issue when navigating in the databrowser with the arrow keys
  • API Console - Autocompletion is now improved
  • Data Browser - The filter panel is collapsed automatically on page transition
  • Environments - Archived environments have a better display, and will automatically unarchive
  • Business Logic - BL scripts can be renamed
  • Small Bugfixes
  • Updated the server to https://legacy.kinvey.com. You can still use the --host option to override this setting.
  • Bugfixes
  • Internal Improvements
  • New beta console released, designed from the ground up with your feedback along the way.
  • Internal improvements
  • Fixed bug where the CLI would report "app not found" after the user session was refreshed.
  • Added collectionAccess.collection.collectionExists method to check if a collection exists
  • Internal Improvements
  • Internal improvements
  • Internal Improvements
  • Increased timeout for long running tasks.
  • Collaboration - Fixed bug where users could not be invited to collaborate to an environment when they already work on a different environment
  • API Console - Fixed bug with the DELETE method getting back an error related to missing a body
  • Databrowser - We no longer sort on collections that are too large to be sorted
  • Internal Improvements
  • Changes to moment module
    • Upgrade to moment 2.5.x
    • Adds new methods associated with moment 2.5
      • as
      • get
      • set
      • min
      • max
      • toISOString
      • quarter
      • weekday
      • isoWeekday
      • weekYear
      • zone
      • parseZone
      • isDSTShifted
    • Adds support for duration objects
    • Fixes several methods that accepted moments as arguments
  • New tempObjectStore in utils module, for storing transient data and objects within the same request
  • New backendContext method getAuthenticatedUsername for retrieving the name of the user who initiated the request
  • Internal improvements
  • Users - Fixed bugs when trying to fetch a user that does not pass form validation
  • Scheudled Code - Added new shorter intervals to schedules
  • Internal Stability Improvements
  • Versioning - Added notification to users that they have a stale version of the client
  • Custom Endpoints - Improved error handling
  • Users - You can now add users when the collection is configured as read-only from the console
  • Import - Added better file validation
  • Internal Stability Improvements
  • BL-CLI - Fixed issue when trying to get hooks that are defined against data links for the CLI.
  • Internal Improvements
  • Added --host option to configure the server to connect to.
  • Internal Stability Improvements
  • Internal Stability Improvements
  • Users - When creating users through the console and the email verification flag is set, the email field will be required
  • Push - Fixed a bug that would cause a failure of push if a user's configuration was in an inconsistent state
  • Data Store - Fixed incorrect errors that would render on destroying or renaming a collection
  • Error Handling - Drastically reduced the number of "Uh, oh" and "broken pipes" style errors across the board.
  • API Console - Added support for using Microsoft Dynamics Data Links
  • Collection Hooks - Fixed issue that prevented the page from loading when custom data links are enabled
  • Internal Stability Improvements
  • Internal Stability Improvements
  • Custom Data Link - Unified interface to match how the other data links function
  • Internal Improvements
  • In email module, if reply to is null, reply to is now set to the from address.
  • Internal Improvements
  • Internal Stability Improvements
  • Fixed issue with scheduled tasks not running properly
  • Fixed bug with icons not showing up for apps
  • Internal Stability Improvements
  • Updated copyright to 2014
  • Internal Stability Improvements
  • Added support for managing Collection Hooks for users and files.
  • Internal improvements.
  • Internal Stability Improvements
  • Added tooling to better track down future errors
  • Fixed a bug with Business Logic logs that would cause slowdowns
  • Internal Stability Improvements
  • Internal Improvements
  • Fix for some outbound requests using the request module timing out too quickly
  • Internal Improvements
  • Added a latest version check. A warning will be displayed when using an old version. Use --suppress-version-check to disable this behavior.
  • Added prompt to generate command when script type is not specified.
  • User credentials are now stored in the users home directory. App credentials remain in the project directory.
  • Decreased error rates across the board with better error handling
  • Internal Stability Improvements
  • Internal Improvements
  • Outbound requests using the request module are now limited to 20 per second per app environment
  • url argument now accepted as an alias to uri in request module
  • Fix issue where errors logged through the logger module would be written to the log as an empty object
  • Internal Improvements
  • Removed Yahoo Local addon.
  • Fixed bug with links being generated with .... instead of the characters in the name
  • Internal Stability Improvements
  • Internal improvements
  • Added common BL scripts support. Now you can store commonly used business logic code in a single file or set of files, and have it shared across all your business logic scripts.
  • Internal Stability Improvements
  • Updated support phone number
  • Improved error handling when rolling back business logic
  • Improved error handling when there is a password error on push certificate upload.
  • Business Logic - Added support for common Business Logic from the command line tool.
  • Users - Added configuration for password reset URL in settings page
  • Internal Stability Improvements
  • Improved error handling when rate limit is encountered
  • Added an "add column" button in the Users addon table view
  • Added the ability to lockdown a user (which triggers a wipe of the device cache)
  • Fixed Files addon rendering to support non-string filenames
  • Security improvements
  • Fixed bug related to adding custom data links when the current plan does not have support for them
  • Minor placeholder changes to forms
  • Internal Stability Improvements
  • Users - Fixed bug with exporting of large datasets not preforming well
  • Internal Stability Improvements
  • Fixed issue where navigation out of the billing page was not possible
  • Made enterprise dashboard dismissable
  • Fixed some databrowser filter issues regarding case sensitivity
  • Internal Stability Improvements
  • Added self-serve unarchiving support
  • Scheduled Code - Added support for running business logic on a schedule basis
  • Internal Stability Improvements
  • Added new method getSecurityContext to backendContext module, which returns 'app', 'master', or 'user' depending on the type of security credentials that were passed in the request
  • Changed blacklist violation error to include the name of the script that triggered the blacklisting event
  • Internal improvements
  • Fixed a bug with regards to environment creation limits
  • Internal Stability Improvements
  • Internal Stability Improvements
  • Billing - Fixed navigation issues with page reloads and paths with a trailing slash not redirecting properly
  • Analytics - Fixed a bug with the retrieval of analytics data from the server
  • Support - Updated links around the site to give people ways to connect with all their support options available
  • Pricing - Updated the interface for the new pricing model, including support to upgrade your plan
  • Analytics - Updated analytics styling to fix a bunch of UI bugs
  • Internal Stability Improvements
  • Collection Hooks - Added support to allow for collection hooks to be created for the Files API
  • API Console - Fixed a bug where the request body would not reset it's value from previous requests properly
  • Internal Stability Improvements
  • Fixed a bug where message was always required when it should have been optional
  • The generate command no longer throws an integer error when a valid value is passed in
  • Business Logic - Rollbacks are now ran on a background task, similar to how cloning is done
  • Updated the interface to archived apps to present a more friendly display
  • Users - When cloning user records the groups are now also cloned.
  • Microsoft Dynamics® CRM Data Link - Added a new data link to connect with your Microsoft Dynamics® CRM
  • Internal Stability Improvements
  • Internal Stability Improvements
  • Added support for archived environments which was causing some users to get a non-responsive web console
  • Business Logic - Fixed a bug with verisoning where saving with a message would not actually update your code
  • Fixed a few small bugs
  • Internal Stability Improvements
  • Initial release
  • Business Logic - Added revision support to business logic, including adding a command line tool to manage your logic. Read the tutorial to get started with business logic revisions.
  • Collaboration - Fixed an issue where admins could not invite other admins or collaborators.
  • Environment Management - Fixed bug where no addons would show up on the left when selecting clone from a different environment than is currently selected
  • Push - Added support for iOS push certificate password
  • Billing - Fixed a bug where a user could not select a different billing month. Also fixed the default month to be displayed to be the latest statement instead of the first statement.
  • Collection Hooks/Custom Endpoints - Updated the way logs are returned from the system, previously after 100 logs now new logs would be returned. Now the latest logs are always returned.
  • Fixed a bug with iOS Push
  • Internal improvements
  • API Console - Refactored the way the API console makes requests. They are now sent direct from the browser instead of passed through the management console backend.
  • API Console - Removed temporary measure of limit of 100 records on every request that was added in 3.7.8.
  • Updated display case when an app is suspended, it now renders a proper message.
  • Internal Stability Improvements
  • Internal Stability Improvements
  • API Console - Added a limit of 100 records to every request as a temporary bugfix until a permanent fix is ready for deployment.
  • Environment Management - Fixed a bug with jobs not clearing their update when they get removed from the collection.
  • Internal Stability Improvements
  • Internal stability and speed improvements
  • App Settings - Ownership display no longer attempts to use a variable that might not exist
  • Environments:
    • Fixed a bug with ownership being assigned to the wrong user on environment creation. This was causing some bad behavior when trying to update owner of the app or manage billing.
    • Collaborators can no longer create or delete environments
  • HTML Templates - Released a new addon to manage your HTML templates
  • Users - Added the ability to force email verification
  • Environment Cloning - Increased clone duration timeouts
  • Administration - Updated ownership display to only show ownership transfer form when the user is the owner
  • Internal stability improvements
  • Internal improvements release
  • Internal stability improvements
  • Environment Cloning:
    • Clicking clone on an app with only one environment no longer causes a javascript failure on the page.
    • Files now correctly show up on the batch clone dialog.
  • Business Logic Logs:
    • Logs now sort with the proper timestamps.
    • Logs no longer seem to "fill up" over time. Old logs will get automatically removed after a threshold of new logs being created.
  • Internal stability improvements
  • Environments - Updated interface so only addons with differences show up in the clone page
  • Internal stability improvements
  • Internal improvements release
  • Environments - Added environment management, with the ability to copy data and settings from one environment to the other. Check out the tutorial for more details.
  • Added UI elements for viewing task status on clone operations.
  • Added support in email module for sending HTML Emails
  • Added a new module, backendContext, with helper methods for obtaining the current app's appKey, appSecret, and masterSecret
  • Internal Improvements
  • Analytics - Fixed a display issue causing timezone offset to show data in the wrong day
  • Fixed bug in push processing that prevented pushing to both Android and iOS devices for the same user
  • Internal Improvements
  • Internal improvements release
  • Users - Fixed a bug where users with invalid email address were not showing up in the user listing
  • API Version - Fixed a bug where the API Version could get set to a string instead of a number
  • Push Triggers - Fixed a bug that was causing the addon to fail loading
  • Added timeline link to the dashboard
  • Internal stability improvements
  • Files - Fixed bug with old entries that were causing the UI to crash
  • Datastore - Internal improvements
  • Users - Updated validation handlers
  • Added support for running Business Logic on Google App Engine
  • Internal improvements release
  • Fixed handling of unknown mime types for file uploads
  • Internal improvements
  • Bugfixes for Premium Analytics UI
  • Fixed bug for User UI where id cells were not linking properly
  • Changed the regex patters on the query builder to be case insensitive by default
  • Internal improvements release
  • Added support for Google Cloud Storage as the underlying service for Files.
  • Internal improvements release
  • Internal improvements release
  • Fixed bug with missing argument in collectionAccess.findAndModify
  • Added support Google Cloud Messaging
  • Added appKey as modules.request parameter
  • Business Logic - Updated guide with information about Custom Endpoints
  • Release of Premium Analytics (beta)
  • Added support for Custom Endpoints in Business Logic
  • Fixed bug with billing UI where it displayed wrong dollar amount
  • Internal improvements
  • Fixed async.js bug where series, parallel, and parallel limit functions only supported arrays and not objects
  • Internal improvements release
  • Added the ability to clear Users
  • Fixed a bug with sorting users
  • Fixed a bug where collaboration was not able to be edited
  • Fixed a bug where the user page was not showing users with invalid emails
  • Made the export code streaming for collections
  • Internal improvements release
  • Added the ability to have multiple custom data links
  • Removed UI for non-admins to be able to edit collaborators or remove/change owner of the app
  • Fixed bug where the Azure blob container was not being created on app creation
  • Internal improvements
  • Fixed a bug with a failing collection destroy for externally created collections
  • Added error display to settings page.
  • Added UI state memory BL addon - now remembers which collection and stage of BL you last edited, per app per user
  • Updated importer so it will throttle based on if the item has BL or not, it will also now detect filetype and throw errors if the filetype does not match a predefined list.
  • Internal improvements
  • Fixed a bug with setting the content length incorrectly causing documents to get cut off
  • Added the "Building For" question to new apps
  • Updated request to force API v1 when streaming requests.
  • Fixed bug with request form handling.
  • Added support for GCM push
  • Enabled blacklisting support
  • Upgraded the request library and fixed content length while streaming from Azure
  • Updated the exposure of Business Logic logs in the Management Console
  • Upgraded MongoDB driver version
  • Support for POSTing formdata
  • Support for streaming Kinvey Files to formdata
  • Internal improvements
  • Internal improvements release
  • Added support for modules.request to allow creation of outgoing HTTP requests
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