Release Notes: This release fixes vulnerabilities discovered by High-Tech Bridge SA which affect any development, beta, or RC versions of Newscoop 4.0 (up to RC3). For these sites, an immediate upgrade to Newscoop 4 RC4 is recommended. This is not an official stable release, and is not recommended for production servers. Other improvements and bugfixes have been incorporated into this release.
Release Notes: This release adds the ability to build a community platform into a news Web site. Other features include improved themes, with which complex platforms can be redesigned with one click. Article Playlists now allow editors and journalists to easily create lists of articles and display them on their site. With Related Articles, journalists can now ‘relate’ articles to other articles from the Article Edit screen. Overhauled comments, article Web codes that allow linking from a print edition, a feedback messaging system, and numerous bugfixes and other performance tweaks complete the release.
Release Notes: The user experience in the user management screen was improved. The Zen theme was included into the new theme manager. User permissions were improved, "Select all" can be enabled to perform actions on permissions, the "Add Publication" button has been removed from the theme manager. Multiple bug fixes are also included from the last RC.
Release Notes: The user experience and features for Geolocation tools were improved. The "About & Help" screen was added to the admin interface. Template management was overhauled with advanced theme configuration. User permissions were improved. Hundreds of miscellaneous bug fixes and improvements were made.