Mobile Group Update for September 16, 2013


  • iOSiOS The operating system used on iPhones and iPads.: Version 3.8, modernizing update (MP6+iOS7) is approved. We’ll release this week.
  • iOS: The theme switching feature is looking good. Planning to release in 3.9
  • Android: Released a new 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. via Google Play’s Beta system that includes the 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. Themes, native Stats, Media and pin code lock features. Al
  • Android: NUX is getting there, looking to wrap it for an October release

What’s Next

  • iOS: Release 3.8, modernizing update and monitor the new version
  • iOS: Progress on the visual editor.
  • Android: monitor the beta, plan for the release
  • Android: wrap up NUX
  • Android: merge the Native Reader code into WPAndroid

More info in this week’s dev chat summary