Older Release Notes - Archive

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Version 1.6.1

Released: September 2018

  • Added map of all fuel locations. ("Locations" > "Map")
  • Changed how the map works when creating or updating a fuel location for better performance and reliability.
  • Ad improvements: No longer need to force a reload under certain conditions. If an ad is visited don't load another for some time.
  • Updated Facebook SDK to take advantage of latest features, performance improvements and bug fixes.
  • Fixed bug: Background colour is incorrect after log in, add/update a location, log out and back in again.
  • Fixed bug: Latest fuel economy is no longer displayed after adding fuel.

Version 1.6.0

Released: June 2018

  • Added the GloveBox Store with in-app purchases. Learn more
  • Better error handling when communicating with the GloveBox service.
  • Improved memory usage by unloading fuel/expense logs after navigating away from them.
  • Don't display car selection when entering fuel and expenses if only one car exists.
  • When selecting a fuel location display recently added locations.
  • New tree images on CO2 illustration to improve performance on lower spec devices.
  • Added loading animations for charts.
  • Removed the fuel social share prompt - nobody uses it!
  • iOS only: Improved appearance on iPhone X.
  • Android only: Back button closes the app at the home screen.
  • Android only: Back button closes charts.
  • Fixed bug: Prevented multiple prompts for missing fields when logging in with Facebook.
  • Fixed bug: Fields cleared when navigating back to add fuel from location selection.
  • Fixed bug: Stats not available message appears while fuel stats are loading.
  • Fixed bug: Ad position broken on iPhone X.
  • Fixed bug: Multiple navigation hint arrows may appear when displaying fuel and expense logs.
  • Fixed bug: Minor display issues when using the 'show more' button on fuel and expense logs.
  • Fixed bug: Logging out immediately after opening the app doesn't work in some circumstances.

Version 1.5.7

Released: April 2018

  • Added ability to edit the date of existing fuel and expense entries.
  • Made it clearer that location usage stats apply to the last year.
  • Minor changes to driver invite email input.
  • Added extra fields to cars: chassis number, engine number and notes.
  • Sorted car colour list alphabetically.
  • Added more details to the privacy policy.
  • Improved page navigation efficiency when logged out.
  • Removed support for app version 1.3.3 and below.
  • Fixed bug: Crash when zooming the map if one finger is outside the map area.
  • Fixed bug: Banner ad still overlaps charts on some devices.
  • Fixed bug: Driver invites are checked even when no user is logged in.

Version 1.5.6

Released: March 2018

  • Added support for expense summary stats.
  • Prompt to enter missing fields when not provided by Facebook.
  • Fixed bug: Banner ad overlaps charts on some devices.
  • Fixed bug: CO2 illustration button is missing.


Version 1.5.5

Released: January 2018

  • Improved performance when using cached data.
  • Fixed bug: Long notes can cause layout issues in the fuel and expense logs.

Version 1.5.4

Released: January 2018

  • Improved appearance of notes on fuel and expense logs, especially long notes.
  • Prevented fuel and expense logs from being stretched out on wider screens.
  • Improved how some errors are handled when communicating with the remote service.
  • Fixed bug: When adding fuel more than once the location may be set as a previously used location.

Version 1.5.3

Released: December 2017

  • Preparation for upcoming changes to support more cars per account.
  • Improved error reporting.
  • Made some minor changes to content and help text.

Version 1.5.2

Released: December 2017

  • New: Add text notes to fuel entries.
  • New: KM per litre statistics.
  • New: Change text size.
  • Minor changes to some help text.
  • Fixed bug: Expense category name input appears when changing the category to 'Select...'.

Version 1.5.1

Released: October 2017

  • New: Create custom categories for non-fuel expenses.
  • New: Edit existing non-fuel expenses.
  • New: Choose which columns to display on the fuel log.
  • Added a list of cheapest locations by fuel type.
  • Improved layout of the locations management screen.
  • Fixed bug: Some statistics are not formatted correctly.
  • Fixed bug: Intermittent error when selecting a fuel location.
  • Fixed bug: Intermittent 'Log out failed' message when logging out.
  • Several minor bug fixes, usability and performance enhancements.

Version 1.5.0

Released: July 2017

  • Improved the design of the UI including buttons, icons, input fields and loading animations.
  • Added support for exporting all fuel and expenses data as CSV files.
  • Added support for importing fuel and expenses from a CSV file.
  • Improved general performance when using the app.
  • Added date range selection to expenses pie chart.
  • Added support for extra statistics, which will be created next time you make a change to the fuel log.
  • Changed the 'offline' message when no internet connection is available.
  • Made invitations from other drivers appear everywhere, not just on the home screen.
  • Improved the options available when an error occurs to help recover from it more easily.
  • Improved error handling when logging in with Facebook.
  • Display the privacy policy in the app instead of opening the web browser.
  • Fixed bug: Buttons that display the fuel economy chart and CO2 emissions illustration may not be displayed for some cars.
  • Fixed bug: Some messages specific to the logged in user may not be removed when logging out.
  • Fixed bug: Expenses can be deleted by any driver, instead of only the car's owner or creator of the expense.

Version 1.4.4

Released: May 2017

  • Made invitations from other drivers appear even more quickly - after no more than 5 minutes.
  • Prevented the 'add fuel' form from being reset when the selected location is changed.
  • Fixed bug: MPG displayed on the fuel log is incorrect if the fuel unit is set to 'gallons' and the gallons unit is set to 'US gallons'.
  • Fixed bug: When adding fuel the last used location is selected, even if it's not allowed to be used with the current car.

Version 1.4.3

Released: April 2017

  • Made invitations from other drivers appear more quickly.

Version 1.4.2

Released: April 2017

  • Fixed bug: An error occurs when logged in with Facebook and no internet connection is available.
  • Fixed bug: Changing orientation on an iOS device while viewing a chart will not redraw the chart the first time orientation is changed.
  • Fixed bug: The app may not work correctly on older Android devices.

Version 1.4.1

Released: April 2017

  • Improved the appearance of statistics.
  • Fixed bug: Changing orientation on an iOS device while viewing a chart will not redraw the chart.
  • Fixed bug: When logging in with Facebook driver invitations from other users will not be shown for at least 24 hours.

Version 1.4.0

Released: April 2017

  • Added the ability to associate a location with each fuel entry.
  • Made the charts more efficient and faster to load.
  • Improved the appearance of the fuel and expense logs.
  • Improved validation when adding, editing or deleting a fuel entry.
  • Improved validation messages when adding reminders.
  • Improved authentication and security.
  • Allowed multiple fuel entries on the same date.
  • Prompt drivers to accept invitations instead of immediately adding them to the car.
  • Allow car owner to cancel a pending driver invitation.
  • Improved the appearance of the home screen.
  • Fixed bug: Error may be displayed if logging in with Facebook after changing email address in Facebook account.
  • Fixed bug: Back navigation doesn't work correctly if you have more than one car.
  • Fixed bug: Fuel entries created by additional drivers are no longer editable after the driver is removed from the car.
  • Fixed bug: Unable to delete expenses on some devices.

Version 1.3.3

Released: September 2016

  • Improved and reorganised the settings screens.
  • Fixed bug: Dates in the fuel log may wrap multiple lines.
  • Fixed bug: Share prompt toggle switch logic is the wrong way around.

Version 1.3.0

Released: August 2016

  • Improved how fuel entries are updated when switching the fuel or gallons unit.
  • Improved the Facebook first time login experience.
  • Improved the sign up experience.
  • Removed the date format from preferences, now use a universal date format.
  • Improved date entry to allow fast selection of year and month.
  • Added paging to the fuel and expense logs, added ability to see all fuel entries.
  • Prevented non-owners from attempting to modify fuel entries that were created by someone else.
  • Added setting for Android that switches the numeric keypad on and off.
  • Updated Facebook integration to improve performance and stability.
  • Added the ability to select additional drivers from Facebook friends.
  • Added a prompt to share fuel economy on Facebook or Twitter. This prompt can be disabled in Settings.
  • Fixed bug: UI glitch on log out in iOS.

Version 1.2.1

Released: March 2016

  • Fixed bug: Calendar doesn't show correct days.

Version 1.2.0

Released: February 2016

  • Added carbon emissions illustration.
  • Added odometer unit setting for each car - supports miles and km.
  • Improved the layout of the settings pages.
  • Added the year to fuel and expense log date columns.
  • Improved the appearance of charts, which also now support pan and zoom.
  • Use numeric keyboard on iOS for fuel quantity and cost.
  • Removed the name and email fields from settings if you log in with Facebook, these are now updated automatically from Facebook.
  • Fixed bug: Expenses chart may not appear even after entering an expense, pie chart may appear incorrectly.

Version 1.1.5

Released: May 2015

  • Added ability to edit existing fuel entries.
  • If a car make or model isn't in the app, type in the name.
  • Improved performance of loading animations.
  • Fixed bug: Offline warning flashes on iOS when no internet connection.

Version 1.1.1

Released: April 2015

  • Improved appearance of some loading animations.
  • Display the expense chart even if all expenses are in the same category.
  • Fixed bug: Some information isn't updated for 24 hours after deleting an expense.

Version 1.1.0

Released: March 2015

  • GloveBox is now available on iOS for iPad and iPhone!
  • Added ability to log non-fuel expenses.
  • Added ability to create email reminders.
  • Removed support for Android 2.x versions.
  • Improved performance when updating the fuel log.
  • Handbook opens in a browser window instead of in app.
  • Improved security for users who log in with Facebook.
  • Added plate number to drop down when selecting car to add fuel.
  • Improved performance when loading the list of car makes.
  • Fixed bug: Entering historical fuel may cause errors in economy calculations.

Version 1.0.6

Released: September 2014

  • Fixed bug: Alert may be displayed asking you to add a car when viewing 'archived cars'.

Version 1.0.5

Released: September 2014

  • Added ability to archive cars.
  • Added fuel type 'hybrid'.
  • Display estimated annual mileage if less than one year's data is available.

Version 1.0.4

Released: April 2014

  • Improved performance of drivers screen after adding a new driver.
  • Fixed bug: An error may occur when attempting to delete a driver.
  • Fixed bug: An error may occur when attempting to delete a car.
  • Fixed bug: An error may occur after changing the fuel unit.