31 March 2015

The following information reflects what is new in the edX Platform as of 31 March 2015.

Discussions

When users clicked a link from the page listing all a user’s posts, they received an error message. This problem is resolved. (TNL-1717)

Documentation

Building and Running an edX Course

EdX Learner’s Guide

Added registration and enrollment to If You Use the edX Mobile App section.

LMS

Accessibility Improvements

  • The LMS now includes a aria-live region to contain HTML for problems. Submission buttons have been removed from the aria-live div scope. (TNL-1699)
  • Several accessibility fixes have been implemented in the course header. (ECOM-1233)
  • An aria label has been added to the LMS footer. (ECOM-803)

Mobile

In the edX mobile app, new visitors can now use a Google or Facebook account to sign up for an edX account. These sign up options are available now in the edX mobile app for Android smartphones, and will be available soon for iPhones.

For more information, see If You Use the edX Mobile App.