Work in progress...
Dear Sparrow users, We thought we had to keep you updated on our progress. We are still fixing numerous bugs and some inconsistent behaviors that the community is kindly reporting on our GetSatisfaction every day. We have begun Labels implementation. We are selecting and adding new features as fast as we can (Quicklook for attachments for example will be in Beta 5). We are also working on...
Sparrow Beta 4 is now out with a new design. We would like to thank 2 people who have contributed to this re-design and who are still working with us right now, giving us their time and ideas. Jean-Marc Denis has designed the Beta 4 sidebar and collaborate with us on general UI. Sharif Lukman has designed buttons and showed us a lot of great UI design ideas that we will implement in next...
Sparrow Beta 3 is out! Check for update!
Update in this new release : Improved sync behavior Improved performance CPU/Memory Fixed ‘sending mail’ issue Spellcheck integration Sound option Properly display recipient when going in sent mailbox Fix Growl notifications issue at first installation Attachments are now saved in the default Download folder Hide dock icon option in preferences Fixed issue concerning...
esotericanthology asked: Is there a bugtracker available for Sparrow? I'd love to help out by sending in some bug reports.
40 000 sparrows– Sparrow was released on October, the 4th. It was downloaded more than 40 000 times in less than 4 days. And it keeps growing. We weren’t expecting such a success and can’t thank you enough for your feedback and support. A GetSatisfaction widget will soon be available on...
‘Sparrow ‘aims for simplicity in a way that is rather inspired’- TUAW ‘Sparrow is an awesome first step towards a true native Gmail client for Mac’ -TechCrunch ‘We recommend giving Sparrow a try’ - Ars Technica ‘Sparrow for Mac Simplifies Gmail for the Better’ - Mashable ‘Worth a look now, and worth keeping an eye on.’...
The road ahead
The available version on the site already integrates the following changes: Signature above the reply history Cmd + Alt + R = Reply all Killed Preferences window animation Cmd + A de-activated in message list Crash fix Next, here is our to do list for the next builds based on your feedback (thanks!): Preferences: option to hide dock icon, hide status bar icon, to display Cc and Bcc field by...
Thank you !
We would like to thank all the 12 000 people who took time to download Sparrow Beta in its first day and for the feedback we received so far. We are only 2 people behind Sparrow but each of your mail has been read and taken into account. Thank you for your support. We’ll keep updating Sparrow Beta and fixing bugs as fast as we can. This blog is meant to keep you informed of our...