Ushahidi v3.0.0-beta.10 is out! 3.03-2 Take it out for a spin on our demo site, but keep in mind that this is not ready for production, but we continue to get closer. This is milestone 1 of 3 towards the first non-beta release! The next milestone release will be December 13th. NOTE: Items marked with (f) are frontend changes. Items marked with (b) are backend changes.

What’s New?

  • (f) A new web client is heavily under development
    • The home page has been rebuilt, with new search controls
    • We’ve also completed:-
      • Authentication with the API
      • Basic post creation with the API
      • Post detail design
    • Site settings design is currently in progress
  • (f) Unit testing and end-to-end testing has been set up
  • (f) Continuous integration can be seen at

What’s changed?

  • (b) Several endpoints transitioned to new architecture:
    • config
    • forms
    • form groups
    • messages
  • (b) The config endpoint now uses id instead of @group for consistency
  • (b) Initial support for importing data with custom date formats has been added in
  • (b) We’ve added in the following console tools:
    • bin/ushahidi dataprovider for sending and receiving messages
    • bin/tests for running the entire API test suite

How Can I help?



  • Have a look at our roadmap, and add any features you feel are of high priority for you onto the Community Features/ Wishlist section


Attention v2.x deployers!

In the meantime, stay tuned on our blog, meetup page, twitter, facebook page and wiki for more announcements, Happy v3 beta release day!!