Selecting in dashboard a period e.g. "year 2016" going to settings
go back to dashboard: chosen period is changed to day 11/10/2016 (today).
This may produce
Same happens for chosen segment: after going to settings this is reset to "all visits"
Seen in 3.0b1
Thanks for the report, but it works like this by design: when going back to Reporting UI we default to the user preference date, selected in Personal settings.