Here we are publishing our weekly release notes, changes and bugfixes … (in English only)

9th October 2019

New Features:

  • improved mouse-over-map highlights

  • improved performance of slide-show animations (on change between charts)

  • added option to enable / disable multiple (side-by-side) world-maps


  • fixed style bug in report pagination

  • fixed IE11 style bug in tooltips

  • fixed a bug of the “hidden” value-range-editor

  • fixed a bug that prevented very old maps from being updated

2nd October 2019

New Features:

  • mouse-hover map highlights (with custom color and opacity)

  • click map highlights (with custom color, opacity as well as border-width and color)

  • improved default settings for some advanced tooltip-settings

  • introducing lazy-loading for embeds for better page-performance

New Layers:

  • Österreich Gemeinden 2019 mit Wiener Gemeindebezirken


  • IE11 styling issues in tooltips

  • improved performance in editor

  • fixed a bug that prevented proper font-scaling in advanced tooltips

  • fixed a synchronization bug in report-editor

  • fixed bug in color editor when only 1 color was present.

25th September 2019

New Features:

  • when in doubt upload-auto-detection of geographies now selects the most recent entry


  • fixed preview-mode in editor for ‘laptop’ setting

  • fixed bug that lead to hidden preview-images (in rare cases)

  • fixed some scaling issues in map-legend and search

  • fixed bug that prevented map-legend from closing in specific layout settings

  • fixed german-time-formatting for ‘quartal’

  • fixed some fonts-display-errors on IE11

18th September 2019


  • Editor settings no longer reset when user switches between chart filter-entries

  • Map-search-results now also opens upwards - depending on the location of the map-serach-field

  • Fix bug that lead to app-crash when all browser-cookies were disabled

11th September 2019

New Features:

  • improved application style

    • font to roboto

    • restyle menu

    • new cards with

      • preview images

      • clickable infos on source and user

      • number of content (for atlas and report)

      • quick functions for saving, deleting, favorize, move

      • date of last update

    • mobile optimization

    • when editing a chart, find related content on the same page

    • public profiles for anybody to see

      • with popular content

      • with latest content

New Layer:

  • Brazilian minicipalities


  • fix display bug for IE11

  • fix search invis-filter bug

28th AUGUST 2019

New Layer:

  • Brasilian Regions

  • Brasilian States


  • fix map-legend-spacing for iOS

  • fix embed-code bug for IE11

21th AUGUST 2019

New Features:

  • New chart types:

    • Horizontal Grouped Barchart

    • Horizontal Stacked Barchart

  • Advanced options for all types of barcharts:

    • custom control of bar spacing (width)

  • Advanced options for donut-chart:

    • custom control of donut radius (width)

  • Map attribution now available for layouting

  • customizable message for “no data available”

  • improved click-event reporting

New Layer:

  • England Regions

  • Local Authority Districts of the United Kingdom


  • improved behavior of advanced tooltip editor

  • fix half-donut-chart positioning in mobile view

  • fix some map legend spacing issues

14th AUGUST 2019


  • Fixed Template settings for privacy settings and embed-style

5th AUGUST 2019

New Features:

  • Adapt some style issues in ‘collection’-page

  • Switching back and forth between collection views now saves your last position in the stream of content

  • Data Upload: more error-handling assistance when detecting TIME and GEO info in the column header

  • Sort by ‘impressions’ (clicks on charts to open in editor)


  • Fixed SVG download bug on specific viewport settings

  • 0,0 will now be recognized as a valid number on data upload

  • Fixed bug that prevented description from scrolling

  • Bubble-map tooltip does now open when using search

24th JULY 2019

New Features:

  • Click-event reporting

    • Customers can use their own tracking solution to analyze viewer-interaction with embedded visuals

  • New administrative borders for

    • Sachsen Wahlkreise

    • Erlangen Wahlbezirke

  • Profile Clean-up

    • color preferences and geographical preference settings now look similar

    • geographical preferences can now also be managed in the editor (look out for the ‘globe’)

  • a little restyle of preview-cards and sorting through-out the application

  • Adding a third privacy-setting “link sharing”:

    • In contrast to “public” and “private” settings, a user can share links without having the content being listed publicly on the plattform.


  • Fixed upload-editor bug that prevented scrolling in the editor

  • Fixed display-bug for table alignment

17th JULY 2019

New Features:

  • Data Upload 2.0

    • now comes with color-coded support in error-handling!

    • use 1 of 3 ways to create a table:

      • type in your numbers by hand

      • upload a csv-file

      • copy-paste a table from excel/spreadsheet/libre calc/html/…

    • autodetection of decimal-separator and thousands-separator

    • a new and improved data - table -view for more “excel-like” behavior in editing your table

      • adding / deleting rows and columns

      • navigating with cursors and tabs

    • autodetection of data-types (GEO, TIME, NUMBER, TEXT) based on probability scores

      • now supporting 55 date-types

    • improved error-handling for duplicated rows in the data

    • search - find and replace in columns or the entire data-table for effective data-cleaning

    • clean your column names

      • declare the first row of data as column names

      • declare the column headers as the first row of data

    • autodetect completely empty rows and columns

    • autodetect “groups” of numeric columns (activated by check-box)

      • automatic rearrangement of the data for more chart-options

    • Warning-message for unresolved errors in the data-table

      • automatic errorhandling might delete/ignore erroneous cells

  • Editor Enhancements

    • restyle of preview settings - now more in line with our general style

    • edit mode -> filter and axis got their own icons and overlays (which are drag and closeable)

    • unique invisual filters are now only shown if they are in the visual


  • when downloading in the editor your preview settings were resetted

  • fixed a problem that occured with the lobster font on old content

  • fixed a problem on safari that prevented clipboard usage when copying embed code and direct link

  • fixed a bug that prevented scrolling in the editor

10th JULY 2019

  • an alternate IframeEmbed Code - works in Google AMP

  • Bugfixes:

    • In Atlas: editing a description-field does no longer overwrite other description-fields of same atlas or report.

  • Coming Soon:

    • A new and improved data-upload…

4th JULY 2019

  • Download PNG now supports

    • layout features

    • MAPS

  • Bugfixes:

    • Zero-Grid-line of linechart is now behind any series-lines

    • Tooltip close-button now shows the correct styling

    • negative values in barcharts are now back to their correct position

26th JUNE 2019

  • Added new preview for different screen sizes while editing to test embed settings.

  • Move around some features within the editor

    • Templates, Updates and “Discard Changes” moved from the bottom to the right menu structure.

  • Templates do now support chart/map layouting.

  • General performance improvments in charts and maps (through refactored lazy-loading)

  • Faster loading times (through refactored css bundling)

  • Bugfixes:

    • some specifications in user-specific value range in charts rendered weird data. fixed.

12th June 2019

  • Bugfixes:

    • Fixed backwards-compatibility issues with ancient maps.

    • Fixed map legend issues (alignment, formatting options)

7th June 2019

  • Custom Layouting for charts and maps now available

    • rearrange elements like title, footer, logo, etc. the way you like

  • Customize chart/map descriptions overlay WYSIWYG (what you see is what you get)

  • Improved map-search function

  • Bugfixes:

    • Performance improvements for IE11 and Edge

    • Date-formatting works now with German localization too.