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September 15-21, 2016

This weekly update captures what changed in a given week across the Material Motion ecosystem.

Check out current focus to see what weโ€™re working on next.

Check out stability to learn about the current state of each feature.


Android and Apple platform teams adding focus to motion families in order to begin building out catalog of motion demos.

What has changed


  • ๐ŸŽ‰: something launched! Click to view the release notes.
  • ๐Ÿ“: something was worked on.
Tech stack Starmap Apple Android Web
Runtime ย  ๐ŸŽ‰ v3.0.0 ๐ŸŽ‰ v3.0.1 ๐ŸŽ‰ v2.0.0 ย 
Transitions ย  ย  ย  ย 
Interactions ย  ย  ย  ย 
Serialization ย  ย  ย  ย 
Motion Family Starmap Apple Android Web
Arc move ย  ย  ย  ย 
Direct manipulation ย  ๐Ÿ“ ย  ๐Ÿ“
Physics ย  ๐Ÿ“ ๐Ÿ“ ย 
Tween ย  ย  ย  ย 
Timeline tween ย  ย  ย  ย 
Catalog Starmap Apple Android Web
Color interpolation ย  ย  ย  ย 
Sparkle Dialog ย  ๐Ÿ“ ย  ย 


Android platform

๐ŸŽ‰ Runtime Released 2.0.0! Release notes. The milestone.

๐Ÿ“ Rebound Rebound motion family in progress. The milestone.


Apple platforms

๐ŸŽ‰ Runtime Released 3.0.0! Release notes.

๐Ÿ“ POP Iterating toward v1.0.0 release. The milestone.

๐Ÿ“ Catalog Implemented the Sparkle Dialog demo. Features an always-interactive two-state animation. The task.


Web frameworks

๐Ÿ“ Direct manipulation Working on creating composable streams of PointerEvents. Identified and reported Chrome bugs in the process. Hoping to have a direct manipulation demo next week.


First experimental week of using GitHubโ€™s Projects feature for sprinting came to a close today. Overall experience has been positive. Had our first sprint planning meetings today.

mdm sprint finish now closes out a sprint for archival purposes.

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