Mobile Team Update – November 15th

WordPress iOSiOS The operating system used on iPhones and iPads. and Android version 21.2 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:

  • Other Projects: Fixed an issue in WordPress iOS where the message “No media matching your search” for the media picker is not visible.

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Mobile Team Update – November 2nd

WordPress iOSiOS The operating system used on iPhones and iPads. and Android version 21.1 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: Fixed iOS Voice Control support within Image block captions.
  • Other Projects: We added functionality to set the parent of a page from page settings in the editor of WordPress Android.
  • Infrastructure: We dropped support for iOS 13, now supporting iOS 14.0 and above.

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Mobile Team Update – October 18th

WordPress iOSiOS The operating system used on iPhones and iPads. and Android version 21.0 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:

  • Other Projects: We redesigned and updated the launch screen.
  • Infrastructure: The target SDK of WordPress Android has been updated to Android 12.

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Mobile Team Update – October 5th

WordPress iOSiOS The operating system used on iPhones and iPads. and Android version 20.9 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:

  • Other Projects: We fixed an issue where the push notifications prompt button would overlap on iPad. Also fixed another issue affecting iPad where the no result label on the side menu is oversize.

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Mobile Team Update – September 20th

WordPress iOSiOS The operating system used on iPhones and iPads. and Android version 20.8 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: Fixed issues of the List block, one related to having empty lists and others related to splitting and merging list items.
  • Other Projects: We added an option to allow changing the author of the post in WordPress Android.

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Mobile Team Update – September 6th

WordPress iOSiOS The operating system used on iPhones and iPads. and Android version 20.7 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:

  • Other Projects: We addressed a visibility issue with media controls on Android.

(Thank you to @siobhyb for drafting this post!)

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Mobile Team Update – August 23rd

WordPress iOSiOS The operating system used on iPhones and iPads. and Android version 20.6 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:

  • Other Projects: We fixed an issue where the app would freeze when opening the page list if one of the featured images is a GIF. We fixed an issue preventing users from log-in in with email addresses containing a single quote.

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Mobile Team Update – Aug 9th

WordPress iOSiOS The operating system used on iPhones and iPads. and Android version 20.5 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:

(Thank you to @dpcalhoun for drafting this post!)

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Mobile Team Update – July 28th

WordPress iOSiOS The operating system used on iPhones and iPads. and Android version 20.4 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: We improved the performance of the Gallery block and image rendering. We fixed a crash related to webviews that affected users with Android version 12.

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Mobile Team Update – July 13th

WordPress iOSiOS The operating system used on iPhones and iPads. and Android version 20.3 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: We added the option of inserting a video from URLURL A specific web address of a website or web page on the Internet, such as a website’s URL www.wordpress.org to the Video block, and introduce a block recovery option for invalid blocks.

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