Mobile Update for Oct 28, 2013

What’s New

  • iOSiOS The operating system used on iPhones and iPads.: spent last week working through bugs, should now be ready to finally start QA testing 3.8.4
  • Android: some serious bugs came up in round 2 of QA testing 2.5, those were cleared and round 3 should resume shortly
  • Handbook: added a page on our new and improved Release Cycles that details our process through scoping, development, QA testing + code freeze, and submitting apps.
  • Other: the Automattic contributors have divided into 3 subgroups: NUX, Consume & ReactReact React is a JavaScript library that makes it easy to reason about, construct, and maintain stateless and stateful user interfaces., and Posting to help focus on key parts of the apps. Learn more in the dev chat summary.

What’s Next

  • iOS: QA test 3.8.4 and submit when ready
  • Android: start round 3 of QA testing 2.5
  • Handbook: review Design and iOS sections if time permits.

More info in this week’s dev chat summary.