The team at Spectora is constantly working to bring inspectors new features.
For complex features, our team runs through a series of release stages to ensure smooth adoption. This article is an overview of that process and some of the terms you might hear on the bubble!
Alpha Feature 🐣
Hot off the presses from development! 📰
We are testing this feature internally to mimic real-world scenarios and uncover bugs so you don't encounter them.
The Product team designs alpha features based on your feedback - but alpha features are not yet available for inspector testing.
When an Alpha Feature clears our internal testing it graduates to...
Private Beta Feature 🕵️🐤
This feature passed internal testing but requires field testing from the users it impacts most.
For mobile features, selected inspectors access the "beta release" through Apple's TestFlight or Android's Google Play.
The Product team makes improvements or bug fixes based on these inspector's feedback.
Once all the feedback is addressed, it's ready to be a...
Beta Feature 🐔
This is where you come in!
When a feature has cleared our internal and small group testing we make it available to the broader audience.
You can access Beta Features through your Settings menu, or by following the steps in our promotional messages:
When using the latest feature don't hesitate to reach out to the chat bubble with any feedback!
Once the Product team has gathered enough feedback and any bugs are fixed, it's time for...
Feature Release! 🍗
Once a feature is released it is available to all users by default!