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From Ian Clelland <>
Subject Re: For review: Blog Post for Contacts and Network Information plugin release
Date Tue, 08 Jul 2014 18:01:09 GMT
Done (Thanks, Sergey)

I removed the word 'back' and lowercased 'Contacts', but otherwise added
your line.

layout: post
    name: Ian Clelland
title:  "Plugins Release: July 8, 2014"
categories: news
tags: release plugins
The following plugins were updated today:

* cordova-plugin-contacts: 0.2.11
* cordova-plugin-network-information: 0.2.10

Notable changes include:

* The network-information plugin no longer crashes immediately if no
network is available
* `navigator.contacts.pickContact` API has been added for **Android**,
**iOS**, **Windows Phone 8** and **Windows 8** platforms
* `navigator.contacts.find` API on **Android**, **iOS** and **Windows Phone
8** now supports `desiredFields` which specifies contact fields to be
* Contacts on **Firefox OS** no longer requires manual change of the
application permissions

The plugins have been updated on our registry at [](

You can update any plugin by removing it, and then re-adding it. E.g. To
update your contacts plugin:

    cordova plugin rm org.apache.cordova.contacts
    cordova plugin add org.apache.cordova.contacts

Other changes include:


* [CB-5416]( Adding support
for auto-managing permissions
* [CB-6682]( Move **Windows
8** command proxy into its missing platform tag
* [CB-5698]( **iOS** Check to
see if `photoData` exists before using
* [CB-7003]( **Android** Make
`pickContact` pick correct contact on Android 4.3 and 4.4.3
* Remove deprecated symbols for **iOS** < 6
* **Windows Phone 8** now populates contact photos
* Add `pickContact` functionality to Cordova contacts plugin
* Add `ContactError` codes to `` doc
 * Docs typo: `navigator.contacts.length` -> `contacts.length`
* [CB-6127]( Spanish and
French Translations added
* [CB-6797]( Add license
* [CB-6491]( Add


* [CB-6907]( **Android**
Don't crash on startup if no networks available

On Tue, Jul 8, 2014 at 12:31 PM, Sergey Grebnov (Akvelon) <> wrote:

> Looks good, I would only also mention the following change;
> * `navigator.contacts.find` API on **Android**, **iOS** and **Windows
> Phone 8** now supports 'desiredFields' which specifies Contact fields to be
> returned back
> Thx!
> Sergey

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