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Plugins Release: Jan 2, 2014
02 Jan 2014

The following plugins were updated today:

  • org.apache.cordova.battery-status@0.2.6
  • org.apache.cordova.console@0.2.6
  • org.apache.cordova.contacts@0.2.7
  • org.apache.cordova.device-motion@0.2.5
  • org.apache.cordova.device-orientation@0.3.4
  • org.apache.cordova.device@0.2.6
  • org.apache.cordova.dialogs@0.2.5
  • org.apache.cordova.geolocation@0.3.5
  • org.apache.cordova.globalization@0.2.5
  • org.apache.cordova.inappbrowser@0.3.0
  • org.apache.cordova.splashscreen@0.2.6
  • org.apache.cordova.vibration@0.3.6

With this release, documentation for plugins have moved from to the doc/ directory within plugins themselves. Eventually, docs will be available online through Until then, they will be viewable online via github.

Aside from documentation, changes include:

  • CB-2442 CB-2419 Use Windows.Storage.ApplicationData.current.localFolder, instead of writing to app package.
  • BlackBerry10: Adding platform level permissions
  • CB-5599 Android: Catch and ignore OutOfMemoryError in getRotatedBitmap()


  • CB-5504 Moving Telephony Logic out of Device


  • CB-4696 Fix compile error for Xcode 4.5.
  • CB-3762 Change prompt default to empty string
  • Move images from css/ to img/


  • windows8: adds missing reference to PositionError (w/o it the app crashes)
  • Removing incorrectly added closing comments for wp7 platform in plugin.xml


  • CB-5592 Android: Add MIME type to Intent when opening file:/// URLs
  • CB-5594 iOS: Add disallowoverscroll option.
  • CB-5595 Add toolbarposition=top option.
  • Apply CB-5193 to InAppBrowser (Fix DB quota exception)
  • CB-5593 iOS: Make InAppBrowser localizable
  • CB-5591 Change window.escape to encodeURIComponent

  • Adding READ_PHONE_STATE to the plugin permissions

  • CB-5569 windows8: MediaFile constructor does not exist
  • CB-5517 Fix the audio capture IO exception by putting it in a runnable


  • Handle error when splash image is missing.

The plugins have been updated on our registry at

E.g. To update your vibration plugin:

cordova plugin rm org.apache.cordova.vibration
cordova plugin add org.apache.cordova.vibration