Apple relaunches iTunes Join and introduces Check Flight app forward of Sept 9 occasion

Apple relaunches iTunes Connect and introduces Test Flight app ahead of Sept 9 event

With the discharge of iOS eight coming within the very close to future, Apple is prepping builders with a couple of new instruments to assist hold their apps working for customers and themselves. First up is the relaunch of iTunes Join’s net portal interface. Upon logging in, builders will discover a brand new flatter design throughout the board, together with improved graphics and drop down menus.

The My Apps part of the location has been up to date to offer improved app administration, whereas a Assets and Assist choice has been added to assist with buyer points. When you’ve got a developer account you’ll be able to see the modifications for your self right here.

Along with the brand new iTunes Join instruments, Apple has lastly debuted their TestFlight app for beta testing administration. Apple bought TestFlight’s developer Burstly final February. With TestFlight, builders can add customers to a beta check utilizing solely their e-mail addresses and handle beta customers with ease from their cellular units. The app is obtainable now within the iTunes retailer as a free obtain, which yow will discover right here.

Excellent news, Engadget peoples! We’re making a single login system for each our product database and feedback. The primary a part of that transition is a brand new commenting system, launching on September twenty eighth. You’ll get to maintain your present consumer identify (so long as it doesn’t include invalid characters, during which case you’ll should undergo a number of additional steps to make the switch), and all of your previous feedback will ultimately (not instantly) migrate with you.