BARQ! 1.9.0 is jam-packed with enhancements and new features to optimize your experience. Our team has been hard at work (we finally figured out how to change the oil on this thing) to make BARQ! better for you.

Here's what you can expect from 1.9.0:

๐Ÿ” Enhanced Search Experience

Tired of sorting through dormant accounts? Fret no more! The active user filter is here!

Donโ€™t want others to see when you were last online? Thatโ€™s cool too, you can also disable this feature in privacy settings

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๐ŸŒย  New ways to Connect

Added Bluesky, Mastodon, and VRChat connections

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๐Ÿ“ฃ Better Push Notifications

Itโ€™s easier than ever before to stay in the loop with improved push notifications

Say goodbye to hearing โ€œI never got the notification for this messageโ€

๐Ÿ“ฌ In-App Announcements

We can now make BARQ! announcements in-app! Straight from the horse's mouth

Don't worry we won't abuse this (much)

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๐Ÿ› ๏ธ Stability Improvements and Bug Fixes

We've streamlined BARQ!โ€™s functionality to provide a smoother experience,

Apparently someone forgot to clean the fur out of the cogs 3:

๐Ÿ‘€ย What Comes Next?

We've been focusing development on the next evolution of BARQ. โ€” BARQ! Next. The team has recently made substantial advancements in group chats and a revamped messaging system.

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Want to try these exciting features (and more) out for yourself? You can test BARQ! Next right now by becoming a supporter on Ko-fi or Patreon.

Read more about BARQ! Next here: https://blog.barq.app/a-brand-new-barq

Support BARQ! on

Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/barqapp

Ko-fi: https://ko-fi.com/barq