Mobile Team Update – July 28th

WordPress iOSiOS The operating system used on iPhones and iPads. and Android version 15.4 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: Final stage of the monorepo effort, you can read more about it here. Work on improving and fixing writing flow has started.
  • Full Site Editing: Image editing in Cover blocks shipped, image editing in Gallery is in progress. General improvements in Media-Text and Cover blocks. New feature to link to existing content and new percentage settings in the Column block.
  • Other Projects: Unified Login & Signup is shipping with version 15.4 of the Android app. Reader improvements project in progress. The work on audio and document upload has started.
  • Infrastructure: Encrypted logging implementation is finished. It will be released with the next versions of the apps. Release builds are now automated in continuous integration for the Android app.