The Bear blog

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January 24, 2017

Performances, UI improvements and better themes! ✨📢🐻

2017 seems to be a really good year for Bear as we’ve already shipped a great update and we’ve just pushed out a new one! If you have missed some ...

January 5, 2017

Performance! 🚀

Our first blog post (and update) of the year is here! 2016 has been a magical year for Bear: after much work it finally got released. The feedback has been ...

December 7, 2016

App Of The Year 2016

We woke up to the news that Bear has been selected by the App Store itself as App of The Year 2016!!! 🎉🎈 We would like to thank every one ...

November 24, 2016

Now Speaking Many Languages

Today we released the fourth Bear App update 🎉 It's a small milestone for us because it includes localizations for more languages: French, German, Spanish, Italian, Japanese and Simplified and ...

November 3, 2016

Hello, I'm Bear

After 2 years of development and 4 months of beta testing we are really proud to announce that Bear 1.0 is now available! Creating a writing app was a very ...

October 18, 2016

Bear beta 4: The final beta

It's been a good run, but there comes a time when every beta has to grow up into a real app. To finally move out of TestFlight and get its ...

September 15, 2016

Bear beta 3: The Design and Control Edition

Some say three is a party, so we brought margaritas and guacamole for Bear beta 3. For this release, we focused on giving you two things: more design and more ...

July 29, 2016

Bear beta 2 is here: fuzzier, Markdown-ier, and all sorts of new goodies

It's been a month since we introduced the first beta of Bear, our beautiful, flexible writing app for crafting notes and prose. The response has been far greater than we ...