Mobile Group Update for June 12th, 2013


  • Android 2.4:  The notifications update was released.  A few small bugs have been detected and are being addressed.
  • WordPress for Windows Phone: An update adding gallery support for self-hosted blogs and other bug fixes has been submitted to the store and is pending review.
  • WordPress for BlackBerry (legacy): We’re working on an update to address issues with connectivity and jetpack stats, and reintroduce a direct link to support.
  • WordPress for iOSiOS The operating system used on iPhones and iPads. 3.6.1:  This is a bug fix release that addresses ~30 issues and will be submitted to Apple today or tomorrow.
  • iOS Native Reader: Wrapping up APIAPI An API or Application Programming Interface is a software intermediary that allows programs to interact with each other and share data in limited, clearly defined ways. updates. Focusing on remaining images, infinite scrolling, and iPad presentation.

What’s Next

  • Android: Dual tracks for NUX and a native reader, each patterned after their WPiOS counter-part..
  • WPiOS 3.6.1: Release.
  • iOS Native Reader: BETABeta A pre-release of software that is given out to a large group of users to trial under real conditions. Beta versions have gone through alpha testing in-house and are generally fairly close in look, feel and function to the final product; however, design changes often occur as part of the process. next week!

More in this week’s dev chat summary.