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PhoneGap 3.3.0 Released

The Adobe PhoneGap team is happy to announce the release of PhoneGap 3.3.0. Just in time for the holidays!

What’s New

The biggest news is official support for Android KitKat (v4.4)!

There are a large number of bug fixes and improvements to the Cordova engine across the other platforms as well. If you’re interested in diving into the details, then checkout our release notes.

How to Upgrade PhoneGap

Mac and Linux:

$ sudo npm install -g phonegap


C:\> npm install -g phonegap

How to Upgrade an App

$ cd path/to/my-app
$ phonegap platform update android

You can substitute android for any platform name.

PhoneGap Build Support

With the quick turnaround on 3.2.0 to 3.3.0 by the Cordova and PhoneGap teams, PhoneGap Build support is expected early in the new year.

Issues and Improvements

If you come across any issues while using PhoneGap, please file an issue! This can be a bug report or feature request.

All command-line usage issues can be submitted to the PhoneGap CLI Issue Tracker.

All application issues can be submitted to the Cordova Issue Tracker.

Don’t worry about submitting to the wrong place. We can always move it for you!