alwaysAI Desktop App Release Notes

Release 2.1.5

Released March 29, 2024


  • Improve the installation process for Python environment upgrades.

Release 2.1.4

Released February 12, 2024


  • Remove outdated content.

Release 2.1.3

Released October 6, 2022


  • Resolve an issue where the app would get stuck on a blank screen upon start.

Release 2.1.2

Released May 31, 2022


  • Improve UX around login.

Release 2.1.1

Released April 9, 2022


  • Resolve an issue where some buttons result in a white screen on the app.

  • Resolve an issue on Mac due to user permissions.

Release 2.1.0

Released February 10, 2022


  • Reduce development environment installation duration and memory footprint.


  • Resolve pip install issue on Windows. Note that CLI 1.4.2 is also required to completely resolve this issue.

  • Resolve issue where auto update didn’t properly close and re-open app.

Release 2.0.4

Released September 6, 2021


  • Open development console and app quit hotkeys added.


  • Datasets summary total size and total file count fixed.

  • Datasets cap-case file size related bug fixed.

  • Splash screen hotkey crash fixed.

Release 2.0.3

Released August 17, 2021


  • mAP and AR added to the completed training session summary.


  • Menu item fails on splash screen fixed.

Release 2.0.1

Released August 8, 2021

New Features

  • Cloud Model Training - User may now choose to train locally or in the cloud.

  • New page layout and menu.

    • Choose Environment - Cloud or Local Training selection screen

    • Datasets - Cloud dataset management screen

    • Cloud Training - Chart, Logs and Sessions

  • Updated user plans to include cloud training allowance (hours).

  • Cloud trained models are now automatically added to user’s model catalog.

  • Email notification of completed cloud training session is automatically sent to user.

Release 1.3.3

Released June 11, 2021


  • Resolve occasional JavaScript exception seen upon closing app on Mac.

  • Resolve issue with installing on Windows systems with a space in the username.

Release 1.3.2

Released June 1, 2021


  • Add support for Mac with Apple M1 Chip.

Release 1.3.1

Released April 20, 2021


  • Gracefully handle cases where internet connection isn’t available.


  • Mac installation text.

  • Spelling errors.

  • Code font issues on Windows.

Release 1.3.0

Released March 29, 2021

New Features

  • Add support for YOLOv3 model training

  • User can configure model input size

  • User can set train/validation ratio


  • Reduce installation time

  • Export training configuration with model


  • Update dropdown to include newest model version

  • Clover failed to install error

  • File already exists bug when moving between interfaces

Release 1.2.0

Released February 15,2021

New Features

  • Add support for production mode features.


  • Update outdated links.

Release 1.1.2

Released February 3, 2021


  • Add tooltips to Model Training interface.

  • Enabled the download of large models at runtime to reduce installer bloat.

  • Removed the requirement that users prepend the model name with their username when training a model.

Release 1.1.1

Released January 28, 2021


  • Add additional diagnostic logging.

Release 1.1.0

Released December 15, 2020

New Features

  • Add Model Training Toolkit for visual model training workflow.

Release 1.0.0

Released November 13, 2020

New Features

  • Add workflow to install alwaysAI development environment on Windows and Mac.

  • Add functionality to check that the installed development environment is functional.

  • Add ability to update development environment independent from application.

  • Add auto-update of desktop application.