Mobile Team Update – January 28th

WordPress iOS and Android version 14.1 is available for testing. Sign up here to join the beta program on iOS or follow this link on your Android device, tap on Become a beta tester.

Highlights for the last two weeks:

  • Block Editor: Gutenberg roll out on Android is in the green and some fixes landed in the image block, the text blocks UI, the rich-text formatting and list block controls
  • Full Site Editing: The Shortcode block shipped and Gallery style improvements and SPTs phase 1 technical tasks are considered done. Progress was made on the Gallery upload, the Button, Column and Cover blocks.
  • Other Projects: Completed Vision accessibility and post logic improvements and shipped the Me and Create FAB IA changes on Android. Reblogging on iOS and WKWebView migration are nearly ready to ship while progress has been made on mobile / desktop previews and on Dark mode / material components for Android. Kicked off Media editing on Android and offline support for pages.
  • Infrastructure: Improvements to our build and development tooling related to WP screenshots and WP Mocks.