Release Notes

October 24, 2019
Recommended Update – 1.4.0.14

  • Various bug fixes and improvements

 

October 3, 2019
Recommended Update – 1.4.0.13

  • Bug fix for Discord connection issue

 

August 21, 2019
Recommended Update – 1.4.0.10

  • Various bug fixes

 

August 6, 2019
Recommended Update – 1.4.0.9

  • Internationalization for Spanish
  • Stability improvements
  • Various bug fixes
  • Added framework for future

 

February 25, 2019
Recommended Update – 1.4.0.6

  • Enhanced routing algorithm:
    • Improved connection start time
    • Improved reliability of starting connections
    • Users may see improvement in Haste optimization performance
  • Various bugs fixes

 

January 2, 2019
Recommended Update – 1.4.0.4

  • New installer
  • Enhanced user interface
  • Preliminary support for internationalization
  • Improved efficiency of Haste service
  • Laid groundwork for an exciting 2019
  • Various bug fixes

 

October 29, 2018
Recommended Update – 1.3.0.58

  • Corrupt user settings file is now automatically repaired
  • Application stability improvements
  • Various bug fixes

 

August 6, 2018
Recommended Update – 1.3.0.52

  • Stability improvements

 

July 10, 2018
Recommended Update – 1.3.0.51

  • Deprecated UI versions prior to 1.3.0.35
  • Preparatory work for upcoming European support
  • Performance improvements
  • Various bug fixes and improvements

 

April 23, 2018
Recommended Update – 1.3.0.48

  • Various bug fixes and improvements

 

April 10, 2018
Recommended Update – 1.3.0.46

  • Various bug fixes and improvements

 

March 5, 2018
Recommended Update – 1.3.0.43

  • Support for Hunt: Showdown (Early Access)
  • Support for FIFA 18
  • Various bug fixes and improvements

 

February 12, 2018
Recommended Update – 1.3.0.41

  • Various bug fixes and improvements

 

January 23, 2018
Recommended Update – 1.3.0.39

  • Support for Rainbow Six Siege
  • Various bug fixes and improvements

 

December 19, 2017
Recommended Update – 1.3.0.38

  • In-app messaging
  • Support for World of Tanks
  • Support for Battlefield 1
  • Support for Star Wars Battlefront II
  • Support for Team Fortress 2
  • Support for Brawlhalla

 

December 5, 2017
Recommended Update – 1.3.0.37

  • Support for Dota 2
  • Support for Heroes of the Storm
  • Support for Paragon

 

November 29, 2017
Recommended Update – 1.3.0.36

  • Support for PUBG
  • Support for Fortnite
  • Added ability to toggle optimization in Settings
  • Overwatch optimization now starts when the game is launched

 

November 1, 2017
Recommended Update – 1.3.0.35

  • Various bug fixes and improvements.
  • Fixed UI issue where UI shows overlapping/all fields & text.
  • Improved Post Game Recap User Experience
  • Improved Support for games that use multiple servers (Overwatch)
  • Support for CS:GO

 

August 7, 2017
Recommended Update – 1.3.0.28

  • Fixed issue that caused Haste app to be blank
  • Updated signature for Haste driver
  • Haste Recap badges now enlarge on rollover
  • Name of game added to Haste Check results
  • Device name view added to Settings
  • Various bug fixes and improvements
  • Continued laying groundwork for future features

 

July 17, 2017
Recommended Update – 1.3.0.25

  • Minimize notifications can now be configured in Settings!
  • Various bug fixes and improvements
  • Continued laying groundwork for future features

 

July 10, 2017
Recommended Update – 1.3.0.24

  • Fix for “yikes reinstall” error
  • Various bug fixes and improvements
  • Continued laying groundwork for future features

 

July 5, 2017
Recommended Update – 1.3.0.23

  • Removed beta ending messaging
  • Various bug fixes and improvements

 

June 28, 2017
Required Update – 1.3.0.22

  • Added Haste Rewards
  • Updated and added messaging for end of beta
  • Added account management links
  • Added setting for hiding post game toasts
  • Added trial countdown to settings view
  • Added about view
  • Changed storage location for local Haste logs
  • Various UI enhancements and bugfixes
  • Various local service enhancements and bugfixes
  • Upgraded network infrastructure to improve reliability

 

May 8, 2017
Required Update – 1.2.2.11

  • Additional improvements to Overwatch voice
  • Upgraded network infrastructure
  • Continued laying groundwork for future features
  • Various UI enhancements
  • Various bug fixes and improvements

 

April 24, 2017
Recommended Update – 1.2.2.10

  • Improved reliability of update checker

 

April 24, 2017
Backend Update – No Client

  • Network infrastructure improvements
  • Continued laying groundwork for future features

 

April 17, 2017
Required Update

  • Improved VoIP experience for Overwatch
  • Upgraded infrastructure to meet high demand for lag-free gaming
  • Continued laying groundwork for future features
  • Various UI enhancements
  • Various bug fixes and improvements

 

April 10, 2017
Required Update

  • Added update notification so users can get updates before they’re required
  • Resolved rare issue with Haste freezing on launch
  • Updated error messaging that we hope you never see
  • Upgraded infrastructure to meet high demand for lag-free gaming
  • Continued laying groundwork for future features
  • Various UI enhancements
  • Various bug fixes and improvements

 

April 3, 2017
Required Update

  • Added installation check upon activating the client
  • Upgraded infrastructure to meet high demand for lag-free gaming
  • Continued laying groundwork for future features
  • Various UI enhancements
  • Various bug fixes and improvements

 

March 27, 2017
Required Update

  • Added splash screen during Haste launch
  • Improved Haste Check results display
  • Upgraded infrastructure to meet high demand for lag-free gaming
  • Continued laying groundwork for future features
  • Various UI enhancements
  • Various bug fixes and improvements

 

March 20, 2017
Required Update

  • Upgraded infrastructure to meet high demand for lag-free gaming
  • Improved load-balancing mechanisms
  • Continued laying groundwork for future features
  • Various UI enhancements
  • Various bug fixes and improvements

 

March 13, 2017
Recommended Update

  • Upgraded infrastructure to meet high demand for lag-free gaming
  • Continued laying groundwork for future features
  • Improved messaging & handling for various scenarios
  • Various UI enhancements
  • Various bug fixes and improvements

 

March 8, 2017
Recommended Update

  • A major bug fix and various improvements for greater stability and performance
  • Continued laying groundwork for future features

 

March 6, 2017
Required Update

  • Upgraded infrastructure to meet high demand for lag-free gaming
  • Continued laying groundwork for future features
  • Various UI enhancements
  • Various bug fixes and improvements

 

February 27, 2017
Required Update

Introducing Haste Recap, a new feature we’ve added to your gaming arsenal!

Haste Recap is an analysis of your last game’s network connection. Accompanied by badges, Haste Recap will show your ping, packet loss, and jitter for the previous game. Simply click on your badges when your game ends or select the Recap tab in Haste to see your results.

Technical Updates:

  • Haste Recap added to the Haste client
  • Upgraded infrastructure to meet high demand for lag-free gaming
  • Continued laying groundwork for future features
  • Various UI enhancements
  • Various bug fixes and improvements

 

February 21, 2017
Required Update

  • Continued laying groundwork for future features
  • Various bug fixes and improvements

 

February 13, 2017
Required Update

  • Upgraded infrastructure to meet high demand for lag-free gaming
  • Continued laying groundwork for future features including smoother update process
  • Various bug fixes and improvements

 

February 6, 2017
Required Update

Introducing BADGES, a new feature we’ve added to your gaming arsenal!

Badges is a way to see how your network performed in your most recent game session. When your Overwatch or League game ends, a notification will slide out from the right with your Badges for having low ping, low jitter, and/or low packet loss. If you get all three, your connection was really rockin’!

Technical Updates:

  • Badges added to the Haste client
  • Upgraded infrastructure to meet high demand for lag-free gaming
  • Continued laying groundwork for future features
  • Various UI enhancements
  • Various bug fixes and improvements

 

January 30, 2017
Required Update

  • Changed default settings so don’t be alarmed if your settings get reverted
  • Continued laying groundwork for future features
  • Various bug fixes and improvements

 

January 23, 2017
Required Update

  • Added additional routes along East Coast and Texas
  • Added Restart Now button to certain client messages
  • All components of installer are now digitally signed
  • Reduced memory footprint of the client
  • Continued laying groundwork for future features
  • Various bug fixes and improvements

 

January 16, 2017
Required Update

  • Increased capacity due to rapidly growing demand (thank you!)
  • Added Mid-Atlantic path for Overwatch
  • Mid-Atlantic paths now go over a new private link
  • Improved toast notifications to make it easier to identify that Haste is working hard to keep you gaming lag-free
  • Improved messaging for issues related to bad installations
  • Router maintenance in Chicago
  • Various bug fixes and awesome enhancements

 

January 9, 2017
Required Update

Introducing HASTE CHECK, a new tool we’ve added to your gaming arsenal!

Haste Check is like a “bandwidth speedtest” app, but specifically for game servers. It measures ping, packet loss and jitter (ping spikes).

That means you can test the stability of your connection before  you commit to a ranked game on Haste.

Whether it’s from your usual location or you’re playing from somewhere new, Haste Check has you covered.

Technical Updates:

  • Haste Check added to the Haste client
  • Migrated equipment and added connectivity in Chicago to get ready for more capacity. More is better!

 

January 3, 2017
Required Update

  • New Dallas and San Francisco virtual points of presence now online. Some users may see performance improvements as a result.
  • Improved algorithm for game routing. Some users may see performance improvements as a result.
  • Continued laying of groundwork for new features coming soon™