The Wikipedia Android team is pleased to announce a new Beta release of our Android app[1]. Here are the highlights from this update (or see the complete list of changes[2]):

- Significant improvements to offline storage and availability of reading lists and pages
- Design enhancements for management of reading lists
- Reading lists now show total storage space used by saved pages
- Improved management of browsing history (swipe to delete items, with undo)
- Enhanced design and behavior of multiple features when offline
- Numerous miscellaneous bug fixes

Many thanks to our volunteers who contributed patches to this release, including:

- Jorge Casariego, IRC: Jcasariego, Github: https://github.com/jorgecasariego
- Florian Schmidt, IRC: FlorianSW, GitHub: https://github.com/FlorianSW
- Hamadi Krimo, Twitter: https://twitter.com/krimokrimo007

You too can help make it better! Read our getting started guide[3]. We look forward to your contributions!

[1] https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=org.wikipedia.beta
[2] https://phabricator.wikimedia.org/diffusion/APAW/history/master/;beta/2.6.197-beta-2017-06-08
[3] https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Wikimedia_Apps/Team/Wikipedia_Android_app_hacking


Dmitry Brant
Senior Software Engineer / Product Owner (Android)
Wikimedia Foundation