Mobile Team Update – April 21th

WordPress iOSiOS The operating system used on iPhones and iPads. and Android version 14.7 is available for testing. Sign up here to join the 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. program on iOS or follow this link on your Android device, tap on Become a beta tester.

Highlights for the last two weeks:

  • BlockBlock Block is the abstract term used to describe units of markup that, composed together, form the content or layout of a webpage using the WordPress editor. The idea combines concepts of what in the past may have achieved with shortcodes, custom HTML, and embed discovery into a single consistent API and user experience. Editor: Authenticated WP 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. calls focus wrapped up and promising results were seen on editing unsupported blocks in webviews.
  • Full Site Editing: The Columns block has shipped! Buttons and color settings are close to being completed.
  • Other Projects: Media editing on Android is wrapping up and so is pre-publishing nudges on iOS which passed a design review.
  • Infrastructure: We finalised the new crash monitoring process and started using it. We worked to make our tooling more reliable, with important improvements to 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. testing on CI and to the release toolkit.