Mobile Group Update for Sep 2 2013 Update…

Mobile Group Update for Sep 2, 2013


  • iOSiOS The operating system used on iPhones and iPads.: modernizing (iOS7 & MP6-ification) is near completion, hoping to submit beginning of next week.
  • iOS: Code clean up and refactoring has been on hold since the lead dev has been out.
  • iOS: Visual Editor making progress, foundation is there.
  • iOS: Theme switching feature for 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. blogs might make it into the next release, in testing this week.
  • Android: NUX (welcome guide, better log in/sign up) is 75% there.
  • Android: Themes + Media iteration is pretty much done, should hit 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. by next week.
  • Android: Native Stats has all available 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. endpoints implemented.
  • Mobile Handbook: our goal to wrap it up by the end of August didn’t fully work, but only a few pages are still drafts now.

What’s Next

  • iOS: polish modernized version of app, get ready for submit
  • iOS: pick code clean up and refactoring branch up again
  • iOS: iterate on the UIUI UI is an acronym for User Interface - the layout of the page the user interacts with. Think ‘how are they doing that’ and less about what they are doing. of the Visual editor
  • iOS: test Theme switching capabilities, include in the next release of possible
  • Android: keep working on NUX
  • Android: get Themes + Media ready for a beta early next week
  • Android test Native Stats implementation
  • Mobile Handbook: finish off remaining pages in the handbook, submit for editorial review

More info in the dev chat summary.