Mobile Group Update for Oct 21, 2013

What’s New

  • iOSiOS The operating system used on iPhones and iPads.: 3.8.3 is released. Crashes down. Reviews up.
  • iOS: 3.8.4 is nearly ready.
  • Android: QA for 2.5 revealed some blockers that are being addressed.
  • Android: Development for 2.6 is finished and ready for breaking.

What’s Next

  • iOS: Finish the last bits of 3.8.4, test and submit.
  • Android: Another round of QA for 2.5. Tackle some easy wins in githubGitHub GitHub is a website that offers online implementation of git repositories that can easily be shared, copied and modified by other developers. Public repositories are free to host, private repositories require a paid subscription. GitHub introduced the concept of the ‘pull request’ where code changes done in branches by contributors can be reviewed and discussed before being merged be the repository owner. issues and 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. improvements.

More info in this week’s dev chat summary