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We’re constantly making HEY better. Here are some of the of notable new features and improvements that we’ve made to the HEY iOS app since it first launched.

February 22nd, 2021

iOS: email composer upgrades

email composer upgrades

We’ve rebuilt the email composer to make it super speedy, better offline, with smarter contact suggestions, and a more finger-friendly UI.

January 28th, 2021

iOS: Siri shortcuts

Siri shortcuts

Now you can automate composing email with Siri and the Shortcuts app. Connect inputs with the recipient, subject, and content fields of a new email to simplify sharing to email, or automating tasks like emailing an expense receipt.

January 28th, 2021

iOS: keyboard navigation

keyboard navigation

Keyboard navigation has been expanded to make it possible to navigate in and out of a list of emails without ever touching the screen.

January 28th, 2021

iOS: home screen shortcuts

home screen shortcuts

Long-press on the HEY app icon from your home screen to get a menu of shortcuts to the new message composer, The Feed, Paper Trail, and All Files.

November 24th, 2020

iOS: multiple windows on iPad

multiple windows on iPad

If you’re an iPad power user — or aspire to be one — this update is for you! With multiple windows, you can have the Imbox open on the left while browsing The Feed or replying to an email on the right. You can split your windows, use them as slideovers, or have multiple fullscreen instances of the app.

If you’re new to iPad multi-tasking, we’ve put together a guide for you: Using multiple windows on iPad.

October 5th, 2020

iOS: home screen widgets

home screen widgets

You know what’s better than a HEY iOS app? A HEY iOS app with widgets. Know what’s better than widgets? Widgets that come with a bunch of different themes to match the various HEY app icons. Details. 🌈

September 16th, 2020

iOS: default email app

If you’re running iOS 14, you can now set HEY as your default email app. That means any mailto links will automatically open in HEY instead of

August 27th, 2020

iOS: custom app icons

custom app icons

The default HEY app icon uses our trademark blurple color, but what if you’re not a blurple fan? This one’s for you. Now you can pick from a whole slew of app icons to make HEY vibe with your aesthetic.

August 7th, 2020

iOS: HEY menu everywhere

HEY for iOS v1.0.7 comes packed with a bunch of new stuff:

  • Access the HEY menu from more places — now you can quickly jump between The Feed, Paper Trail, Reply Later, Set Aside, and All Files using the HEY menu.
  • Even more iPad keyboard shortcuts.
  • Share sheet for your emails — handy for grabbing a link, printing an email, kicking off a shortcut workflow, and much more.

July 17th, 2020

iOS: share anything

HEY iOS v1.06 dropped with two great new features:

  • Share almost any file from other apps to HEY when using the system share sheet. Sharing is caring.
  • Choose your web browser — now you can choose whether you want links to open right within HEY, with Safari, or with other browsers like Firefox.

July 8th, 2020

iOS: productivity enhancers

HEY for iOS v1.0.5 dropped with a slew of productivity enhancers and customer requested features. Now you can:

  • access Clips, Drafts, and Contacts from the HEY menu
  • quick preview .docx and .html attachments
  • label, delete, and move items from a contact screen
  • use keyboard shortcuts to quickly switch screens

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