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We've blogged about 2.3.0,what we did especially in this release and also a few things before.You can read it here: nikisoft.myblog.de/nikisoft/ar
Additionally new strings of Halcyon 2.3.0 are now ready for translation at translate.zanata.org/iteration .We need your help for offering Halcyon in even more languages and to update existing languages.Thank you very much for your help!

We've just released 2.3.0 with the following changes:
- Add support for creating polls
- Add support for voting
- Add notification for finished polls
- Optimize internal counter for amount of toots
- Improve Czech translation
- Bugfix: Remove blue bars between unrelated posts in dark theme (already fixed for light theme)
- Bugfix: Full picture height is only supported for one picture per toot
You can download it from notabug.org/halcyon-suite/halc

Can't wait for the new poll feature of ?We too so we've been working on bringing it to as soon as possible!Viewing them and answering isn't possible right now but they can already be created.Viewing and voting should be finished next week.You can already have a look at the poll editor here.How do you like it?

We're proud to announce that has been bought by @facebook .We're looking forward to a cooperation which will bring advantages for both platforms.Let's make federated social media for the masses together!We thank everyone who went the long way with us.Nothing will change for you as a user except that we will abuse every action you do for advertising.Oh by the way ads will be introduced with the next release!Find out more here: nikisoft.one/firstapril.php

Hey there,we will take halcyon.social offline soon for the next 24 hours.The reason is the law of the European Union.One of the protest actions is where we are participating.You can find more information at blackout21.eu/en/index.html . instances are not affected from our side but some administrators may decide to participate,too.Thank you for your understanding!Preventing uploadfilters is important for everyone of us

We've just released 2.2.5 with the following changes:
- Upgraded player script
- Added captions for and content
- Added thumbnails for YouTube and Vimeo content
- Added French translation - Thanks to the unknown translator
- Improved German translation - Thanks @Givou
-> Please make sure to enable the fr_FR locale on your system when upgrading
You can download it from notabug.org/halcyon-suite/halc

We've just released 2.2.4 with the following changes:
- You can now easily switch between photos which belong to the same toot
- Images in the timeline can now be shown in full height (appearance settings)
- Removed duplicated threads in the timeline
- Thread view in the timeline can now be disabled (appearance settings)
- Bugfix: All answers connected with blue bars even if they don't belong together
- Much more
You can download it from notabug.org/halcyon-suite/halc

Important update notice: You must remove ALL Pleroma instances from the /data directory to make them work again.That will force them to generate new application keys with correct params.But you must NOT remove the Mastodon instances from this folder as every user would have to sign in again then.

We've just released 2.2.3 with the following changes:
- Bugfix: Login to Pleroma instances with modern versions doesn't work
- Bugfix: Fixed compatibility to Pawoo
- Number of answers is now shown next to the reply button
- Added support for the prefers-color-scheme browser setting
-> Currently only available in Safari but will come to Firefox soon
- Two smaller bugfixes
You can download it from notabug.org/halcyon-suite/halc

During the time we worked on the new website,three new instances came online.These are:
- halcyon.abdl.link administrated by @james
- halcyon.ieji.de administrated by @SolSoCoG
- kutti.aana.site administrated by @sajith
They are already in the full instance list which you can see at halcyon.social/instances.php
Thank you very much for providing this service for free πŸ‘

Hello nice community,we have a big announcement to make! πŸŽ‰ Halcyon.social went down one year ago short before we took over the project.It was a huge centralized service using this code.Starting today it's online again - Not as a centralized instance but as a information page with a improved instance list and much more.You can visit it at halcyon.social .We hope you like it 😍

Hey there,we've just found out that the original 2.2.2 release contains a bug which prevents profile pages from working entirely.It was introduced by improving the emojicode to emoji replace function because we removed the old function which was still needed by the profiles.If you have already upgraded to 2.2.2,please download it from the releases page again and reupload it to your server as soon as possible.Sorry for the additional work.

We've just released 2.2.2 with the following changes:
- Bugfix: Two scrollbars when a overlay is open
- Bugfix: Autocomplete is at the wrong position in Firefox
- Emojis are now inserted at the cursor position
- Added a confirm dialog when closing a compose/reply window
- Added Czech translation
-> Make sure to enable the cs_CZ locale on your server
You can download it from notabug.org/halcyon-suite/halc

We've just released 2.2.1 with the following changes:
- Fixed Pleroma compatibility after the API changes
- Bugfix: Error 404 at blog profiles
- Bugfix: Empty lines are removed
- Bugfix: No custom emojis in your own name
- Bugfix: Player settings don't work correctly
- Completed Italian translation - thanks @silkevicious
- Completed Galician translation - thanks @xosem
You can download it from notabug.org/halcyon-suite/halc

Today a new instance came online.It supports all languages and all media embeds.And it's currently the only one which has both at the same time.Thank you very much @scarlett for operating this publicly available instance for free!You can use it at halcyon.catgirl.science or see the full instance list at notabug.org/halcyon-suite/halc

Hello,we're and you may know us from our :"No,we're not the Birdsite", "This feature is not implemented yet,we'll add it to the Todo list", "You need to apply the new config to get rid of the errors" and "Thank for reporting that,we'll have a look at this"

Hey there,you can now help translating the new 2.2.0 at translate.zanata.org/iteration .We need your help for making it available in all languages.
Additionally we created a new wiki page for the media players which often caused missunderstandings: notabug.org/halcyon-suite/halc
And for people who prefer longer textes,our blog post is ready,too: nikisoft.myblog.de/nikisoft/ar

We've just released 2.2.0 with the following changes:
- Added new video and audio players
- PeerTube and privacy friendly YouTube and Vimeo embeds
- Added Docker support - thanks @kemonine
- Added Italian translation - thanks @silkevicious
- Improved Japanese translation - thanks @vaginaplant
- Improved German translation - thanks @vanitasvitae
You can download it from notabug.org/halcyon-suite/halc

We wish you a happy new year 2019! πŸŽ† Keep on tooting and make the fediverse stay the nice place it is!Maybe 2019 will finally be the year of decentralization and privacy? πŸ”’ We have many things planned for the coming year which will make your experience even better.We're sorry that you have to wait a bit for the next update but we're working on something great.

We've just deleted and recreated version 2.1.6 with an updated Galician translation.We didn't want to wait until the next new version as it may take some weeks this time.We're working on something great.We recommend installing version 2.1.6 again or manually replacing messages.po and messages.mo in /locale/gl_ES/LC_MESSAGES with the updated files.Thanks to @xosem for translating.

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