AndroIRC 3.1 beta 1 available

News by Sébastien on 11/05/2011 - Show comments

Hi there,

After a long time, AndroIRC v3.1 beta 1 is finally here. We have been working hard to bring you a new version of your favorite Android IRC Client !

You can download this new beta here : http://www.androirc.com/beta

What's new?

  • changed: optimized listview, with less memory footprint
  • changed: you can now customized color by clicking on the fan icon on the textview, instead of using the context menu, which was not available on all phones
  • added: on device without 'search' button, a 'search' icon is available on the textview, allowing easy nick/chan completion
  • added: channel completion in addition to nick completion ('search' button, tab button or 'search' icon on device without 'search' button)
  • added: support for Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich), and better support for tablets
  • changed: better support for connection/disconnection. fixed high cpu usage for good
  • changed: redesigned channel management. You can now store FiSH key per channel and choose which channel you want to auto-join
  • added: Add to favorite option - you can now automatically store a channel directly from the 'action' menu
  • added: support for vibration, sound and led for notifications
  • added: show a notification each time a pv is received, not only the first time
  • added: show a counter on the AndroIRC icon which count unread message since the app. is in background (does not work on HTC Sense, sorry)
  • added: Spanish translation by Ronald Montenegro
  • added: Greek translation by stefanou
  • added: Korean translation by Pandaren Sweetbarrow
  • added: BNC support
  • added: /sleep command

And, as usual, many bugs have been corrected! Have fun with AndroIRC!

AndroIRC 3.1 beta 2

News by Sébastien on 11/19/2011 - Show comments

After two weeks of testing, it's time for a new beta version. This will be the last beta before the release on the Android Market.

Thanks to everyone who used beta 1, we have been able to fix some nasty bugs! Every user of the first beta will be notified on next launch that a new beta is available. For the other who would like to test and help us, you can download the new beta on this page : http://www.androirc.com/beta

Again, thanks to anyone who helped us in testing AndroIRC, and to all our translator who gave you access to your favorite IRC application in your native tongue!

Have fun!

AndroIRC 3.1 final ! That's right!

News by Sébastien on 11/26/2011 - Show comments

Hello everyone,

That's right, AndroIRC 3.1 is finally here! It's been already 6 months since AndroIRC 3.0, but the wait is over! So, what's new in AndroIRC 3.1?

  • added: support for Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich), and better support for tablets
  • added: on device without 'search' button, a 'search' icon is available on the textview, allowing easy nick/chan completion
  • added: channel completion in addition to nick completion ('search' button, tab button or 'search' icon on device without 'search' button)
  • added: Add to favorite option - you can now automatically store a channel directly from the 'action' menu
  • added: support for vibration, sound and led for notifications
  • added: show a notification each time a pv is received, not only the first time
  • added: show a counter on the AndroIRC icon which count unread message since the app. is in background (does not work on HTC Sense, sorry)
  • added: Spanish translation by Ronald Montenegro
  • added: Greek translation by stefanou
  • added: Korean translation by Pandaren Sweetbarrow
  • added: BNC support
  • added: /sleep command
  • changed: optimized listview, with less memory footprint
  • changed: you can now customized color by clicking on the fan icon on the textview, instead of using the context menu, which was not available on all phones
  • changed: better support for connection/disconnection. fixed high cpu usage for good
  • changed: redesigned channel management. You can now store FiSH key per channel and choose which channel you want to auto-join
  • And of course, many bugs fixed thanks to your bug reports!

The update is right now available on the Android Market, and will also be available on Handster Market really soon.

If you have any issues with AndroIRC, please add a new ticket on our bug tracker. It's more easier for us to manage rather than emails! Also, if you want to help us translating AndroIRC, please visit our translation service and start your translation today!

We are already working on AndroIRC 3.2, with some nice features too! You can follow us on facebook, twitter and now Google+.

Thank you for your support, and have fun with AndroIRC!