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Linear changelog - Link with Jira, Workspace labels, Document templates

Link with JiraIf moving your whole company to Linear all at once is not feasible, or if your company prefers to gradually switch to new software, Link can help you stay informed during this adjustment period. Rather than cutting over immediately with an impor…


Roadmap filters, Placeholders for templates, Split Inbox release

Filters for Roadmap & ProjectsWe recently overhauled filters for issues and now we've also added filters to the Roadmap and Projects pages. These filters will help you get a better view of what's going on in your projects and refine views to just the proj…


Linear changelog - Split Inbox Preview, New Linear Guide, Workspace-level Templates

Split Inbox PreviewWe've updated the Inbox layout to use two columns. The left-hand column shows the list of issues. You can scroll through notifications, take actions on issues, and delete notifications from this list just like you could previously. The righ…


Front integration and universal links

Front integrationWe're excited to add Front integration to Linear. Similar to our Zendesk and Intercom integrations, this lets you create or link existing Linear issues from Front conversations. If you've set up Triage for your team, then issues created in Fr…


Linear changelog - New filters preview, Project documents preview, Cycle improvements

Preview: New filtersFilters in Linear help you find the issues that are relevant to you. We have made filters even more powerful and flexible by re-engineering them from the ground up. We now allow more types of filters and ways to combine them. The interface…


Linear changelog - SOC 2, Faster initial app launches

SOC 2Linear has successfully completed its SOC 2 Type I audit, affirming the effectiveness of our security processes and controls.Security has always been a top priority at Linear. We have focused on making all aspects of the service secure, including product…


Linear changelog - Audit Log

Audit LogLinear Plus plan subscribers have now access to Audit Log which tracks important security related events for your workspace. We track new sessions, changes to workspace settings, integrations and any authentication related changes. You can view recen…


Linear changelog - Slack notification actions

We've made it easier to update Linear issues directly from Slack. You can now comment on an issue, assign one to a teammate, or subscribe/unsubscribe from an issue, all directly from Slack.If you receive a Slack notification about a comment on your issue, you…


Linear changelog - Desktop Navigation

Today we're rolling out a new version of our desktop application with improved navigation controls and recent issue history navigation. These changes will bring our desktop application closer to the navigation controls found in the web version. To quickly jum…


Linear changelog - GraphQL Filters

GraphQL FiltersWe added extensive filtering options to our GraphQL API to make it easier to find specific entities without wading through all of an organization's data. Filtering is available wherever results are paginated. It lets you filter based on entity …


Linear changelog - Ordering by link count, small fixes & improvements

We love launching new features, but this week we have focused on smaller bug fixes and quality-of-life improvements to the product. Here are some highlights:Ordering by link countWhen keeping track of user requests you often get a lot of links in related issu…


Linear changelog - Easier invites, webhook improvements, and multi-team boards

Easier invitesInviting people into your workspace is a key component of access management and we've improved the flow that makes it easier to accept invites and mitigates some previous edge cases.Accepting an invite email will now work even if you're already …


Linear changelog - GitHub Secret Scanning, Auto-archive for Everyone

We're excited to share that Linear has joined GitHub's Secret Scanning program to provide an extra layer of security for all Linear API developers. Secret Scanning protects you by automatically detecting leaked API keys in public GitHub repositories and notif…


Linear changelog - Summer fixes

SummerThe team has been enjoying the summer by taking some well-deserved time off, and our skeleton crew has mainly been focusing on performance improvements, bug fixes, and other small improvements over the past weeks.Fixes and improvementsImproved startup p…


Linear changelog - 2021.06 release with Triage and Timeline

Linear Release 2021.06 - "Grow with Linear"This release brings new features to help fast-growing teams manage added complexity without losing efficiency. Linear Release 2021.06 ->"Fast growing startups are built on Linear" - Medium ->


Linear changelog - Intercom integration

Intercom integrationWorking with your customers is a critical part of building a high-quality product. As companies scale, many customer requests are piped into customer success tools such as Intercom. This is why we're excited to add Intercom to Linear's gro…


Linear changelog - Snooze, Improved issue merge, Priority ordering setting

Snoozing Inbox notificationsInspired by many of the new email tools, we've added snoozing of issue notifications to Linear's Inbox. Not all notifications require immediate action, or you might want to wait for more information, so now it's easier to get to In…


Linear changelog - Issue view layout

Issue view layoutThere's one aspect of the layout of the application that we haven't been too fond of since the beginning: the way the issue page renders on larger screens. We didn't want to make the issue content column too broad to keep the issue content re…


Linear changelog - Roadmap Timeline preview

Linear Preview: Roadmap TimelineToday we’re launching a timeline visualization of your project roadmap in Linear. You can now plan, manage and track what needs to get done this month, quarter, and year, visually. With the roadmap timeline, see a high-level vi…


Linear changelog - Improving performance at scale

Over the past two months we received reports of slow performance affecting some of the larger Linear workspaces. We looked into the issues, and even made some changes to speed up the app, but determined that fixing the problem would require deeper work. Over …