Moodle Mobile 2 is coming: updated look and feel of the application, transition to Ionic Framework

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A few weeks ago Juan Leyva introduced a demo site for Moodlers to check out the 2nd version of Moodle Mobile the ever improving official mobile application for the learning management system. The major changes include a shift to Ionic framework which will greatly enhance the developers’ ability to focus on new features development.

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Please note that this may require mobile plugins created for the existing app to be updated when the 2.0 application is released this summer (tentatively June 2015). For more information read the full thread here: https://moodle.org/mod/forum/discuss.php?d=280056

To try it out you  can go to this URL, enter demo.moodle.net as the site, student as the username and sandbox as the password: http://prototype.moodle.net/mobile/moodlemobile2/ (the site will let you try it out in a few different phone types like iOS, Nexus 4, etc.).

Screenshots below are from the prototype site.

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If you’re interested in learning more about Ionic as a framework visit http://ionicframework.com/