Mobile Changelog

New features, bug fixes, and overall improvements to the Dex mobile app.

September 2020: Calendar View, Premeeting Notifications, and Bugfixes!

Calendar View

By connecting your calendar with the Dex app, see your upcoming events and add them quickly to Dex with attendees. We support all types of calendars on your phone 📅. Get started with the new 'Calendar' tab.

Meeting Notifications

After your calendar meetings with invited attendees, receive a push notification to add people from your last meeting in to Dex. Enable this feature with Settings -> Push Notifications.

🐞 Bug Fixes & Improvements

  • Contact Reminders Tab: contact reminders are now broken out into a separate tab

  • Login flow: Added the option to login with password; clarified the 'Login with Email'

  • Made the description field multiple lines

  • Fixed an issue where push notifications would open the home screen (instead of a specific screen)

  • Fixed an issue for importing phone contacts with non-western characters (Chinese, Cyrillic, etc)

  • Misc other UI improvements! ⚡

August 2020: Import from Phone Contacts, New Contacts View, and Swipe 👉!

Import from Phone Contacts

You can now import your phone contacts (iCloud and Google) with Dex! Tap "Import phone contacts" on the Home Screen to choose contacts to add. After importing, you can set keep-in-touch quickly and easily.

New Contacts View 🔍

We've redesigned the contacts tab to include even more functionality. Swipe left and right across different views to see groups, keep-in-touch, location, and birthdays views!

Swipe on the Home Page 👉

You can now swipe keep-in-touch contacts from the home page!

  • Swipe left to snooze a contact for two weeks

  • Swipe right to indicate you've met

  • Tap a contact to open their profile see more information and leave a note 📝

🐞 Bug Fixes & Improvements

  • Instagram Support: Added Instagram profiles; tap to go directly into a contacts' profile! 📸

    • (support from the web + extension, coming soon!)

  • Navigation: Improved button sizes for back buttons

  • Group add: Users can now create a new group when adding a contact to a group

  • Fixed an issue where certain iOS users were not be able to login

  • Fixed an issue where adding a long note would get cutoff

  • Many other UI tweaks and performance improvements! ⚡

July 2020: Push Notifications 🔔, Improved Event Input 📝, and Reminders ⏰

We've been hard at improving the mobile app experience. We're excited to be a step closer to an official release on the App Store and Play Store!

Push Notifications

We're now sending Push Notifications for reminders, keep-in-touch contacts, and certain birthdays! With these notifications, you'll get a timely reminders to come back to Dex. 😎

Improved Event Input

The existing input for adding new events has been improved to be simpler and more streamlined. Try it today by adding a new event!

Reminders Tab

Following the release of our Reminders Panel in the Dex Web Dashboard, we've also added a Reminders tab to the mobile app. With the Reminders tab, quickly add a new note, mark existing reminders as completed, and see your past reminders.

🐞 Bug Fixes & Improvements

  • Fixed an issue where opening a group would open up contacts for a different group.

  • Fixed an issue where starred contacts wouldn't search in the Contacts Tab

  • Fixed an issue where a long name would overflow the contact panel

  • Performance improvements when switching a new tab

  • Improved navigation between tabs to prevent lagging

  • Many small UI improvements 🔧

June 2020

We initially launched the Dex Mobile App beta on iOS Testflight and the Google Play Store.