Mobile Group Update for Aug 12, 2013

What’s New

  • WPiOS version 3.7 (Native Reader & Accounts) was submitted to Apple. We’ve started work on 3.7.1.
  • Work continues on the iOSiOS The operating system used on iPhones and iPads. app refactor and iOS7 updates
  • WPAndroid 2.4.3, (Categories update) was released..
  • Produced new Android 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. with support for Picasa/g+ images and post excerpts.
  • Android themes feature is nearly ready. Progress continues on the media improvements.
  • Progress continues on the Android Native Reader

What’s Next

  • Release v. 3.7 of the iOS app (native An online implementation of WordPress code that lets you immediately access a new WordPress environment to publish your content. is a private company owned by Automattic that hosts the largest multisite in the world. This is arguably the best place to start blogging if you have never touched WordPress before. Reader).
  • Continue working on iOS app refactor and iOS7 updates.
  • Release Picasa/g+ & post excerpts update for the Android app.
  • Continue working on Media, Theme selection, and Native Reader, all for the Android app.

More info in the weekly dev chat summary.