Posts in Product Updates Category

Happy New Year 2018 🎉

By - 05 Jan 2018

We had a flurry of activity before the year end and our much anticipated rest (partying?). We managed to make the following improvements: Deleting a project, client or resource present in an active filter is now correctly removed from the filter. Invited resources have to deliberately consent to our privacy policy by using a checkboxRead more …

Faster project pages

By Hendrik Louw - 08 Dec 2017

We brought out our stop watches this week and after some analysis and tweaking, we’re now achieving record breaking times loading up your project pages. ⏱ Projects pages loads faster when you have large numbers of projects. 📈Improved validation messages from our payment processing partner. ✅ Added a tooltip to the name search on the schedule,Read more …

Faster CDN delivery and clearer validations

By - 05 Dec 2017

Our engineering corps have been hard at work improving some of our core functionality. We’ve packed in a few enhancements to the performance of the schedule and clarified our validation messages throughout the site and exterminated some of those pesky bugs. ⏱ Improved performance of the Project/Client selector in the schedule for large accounts. 🐞Read more …

Out with ye olde, in with the shiny new!

By - 17 Nov 2017

Sometimes it’s just easier to consign that old jalopy to the scrapyard and start anew. That’s exactly what we decided when we took a stab at fixing a long-standing feature (heh!) – our client/project selector in the Schedule. It had frustrated many a user in the past. When we first implemented the New Booking popover, it madeRead more …

I ain’t afraid of no ghost

By - 03 Nov 2017

So, how was your trick-or-treating? While not busy eating bite-sized chocolate treats, we’ve been hunting ghosts in our server logs. Peekaboo! We’re happy to report that ghosts don’t exist, but we’re still not sure what happened to the lonely orphaned row we found hiding in one of the tables. You’ll be glad to hear we’veRead more …

Rock a bye baby – Halloween update 🎃

By - 27 Oct 2017

The nights are closing in, witches and ghouls 😱 are abound but we’re not hunkering down. Here’s what we’ve done in the last two weeks: We’ve been made aware that using the pram as an icon signifying Other Downtime might be giving people the wrong impression, so we’ve swapped it out for a simple “Out!” sign.Read more …

More clarity with project codes

By - 19 Oct 2017

Some of you call them job numbers and others project codes. Whatever you call them, they’ve just arrived in Resource Guru to make your life a whole lot easier. One of our engineers suggested we announce the feature with some aerial skywriting – so there it is Klemen! ;) Now, when you look at yourRead more …

Updates to the API and Terms of Use

By - 13 Oct 2017

These past two weeks we’ve been wrapping up work on a feature that we think will make managing projects a lot easier. We’re writing up an announcement and will be deploying it very soon, but Andrew nixed my idea of hiring skywriters in major cities to celebrate the release. Such a party pooper. In theRead more …

UI improvements and bug fixes

By - 29 Sep 2017

  This week’s installment contains some improvements to the Guru’s UI and some bug fixes related to caching and formatting. Here’s the low down: 🛰 If you regain network connectivity after seeing a warning of a loss of connectivity, the network connection warning will automatically be dismissed. 🙇 When updating your resource’s name or avatar,Read more …

Faster CDN delivery and UI improvements

By - 25 Sep 2017

We’ve been busy this week optimising the loading times for our landing and app pages – our shiny new cloud-based CDN is proving to be a veritable firehose when it comes to delivering high volume at great speed. Moving the remaining static assets from our own app server to Google’s CDN has sped up muchRead more …