Weekly Development Update: October 14, 2016

We are working on a product that will make setting up an OpenBazaar shop incredibly easy. This week we worked through fixing an issue that surfaced but it will be ready very soon, so if you or someone you know is ready to open an OpenBazaar shop but would like to keep it simple, keep an eye out for our launch!

Current version

Back End

  • Continued to work on Travis automated builds for 1.x version
  • Prepped Full and Client only binaries for 1.1.8 release
  • Finalized the 1.1.8 release
  • Fixed a bug that would hide the map in the purchase flow
  • Fixed link formatting issues in chat


Front End

OpenBazaar 2.0 Onboarding Screen

  • Completed designs on the About OpenBazaar modal
  • Started designing the Onboarding process
  • Consolidated the design across all of the modals
  • Swapped out Helvetica/Arial for the Google Noto Sans font (open source and support 800+ languages)

Back End

  • Continued work on order processing for the 2.0 server
  • Finalized code for uploading avatars and banners in the settings modal