iOS Ad SDK Release Notes

v6.8.2 - December 10, 2018

  • Fixed a crash that was occuring for VAST creatives that contained more than one Verification element in an AdVerifications Extensions node
  • Fixed issue where a reporting error could sometimes cause a crash

v6.8.1 - September 19, 2018

  • iOS 12 compatibility updates

v6.8.0 - April 19, 2018

  • Added privacy APIs (including setConsentData and setConsentRequired) for use with GDPR and future privacy regulations
  • Added support for MRAID 3
  • Migrated to WKWebView, resulting in better performance and memory usage when handling web content
  • Improved iPhone X support including moving the close button into the safe area
  • Improved auto-redirect blocking
  • Improved support for VAST vertical videos and VPAID rewarded videos
  • Refined location manager implementation to improve battery usage
  • Updated MOAT SDK to version 3.4.1
  • Fixed crash caused by creatives missing a closing <head> tag

v6.7.0 - January 22, 2018

  • Added Request Bid API for Super Auction
  • Fixed issue during SDK initialization which could sometimes cause a deadlock

v6.6.0 - September 20, 2017

  • iOS 11 compatibility updates
  • Removed support for iOS 7
  • Added support for AdChoices icons for VAST and VPAID video ads
  • Added support for Moat viewability tracking of 3rd party VAST videos
  • Added Custom Targeting API to pass targeting key-values dynamically on ad requests
  • Updated API documentation to specify that MMAd placements must be initialized on the main thread

v6.5.0 - June 19, 2017

  • Added support for Super Auction
  • Improved viewability tracking for inline ads

v6.4.0 - March 30, 2017

  • Deprecated support for iOS 7
  • Added Creative Info API to provide information about ads on device
  • Added Bitcode support
  • Improved SDK memory management
  • Fixed issue where a file system error sometimes caused a crash

v6.3.1 - September 22, 2016

  • iOS 10 compatibility updates
  • Improved ATS support to comply with Apple’s new security requirements
  • Updated Moat library to version 2.6.13 that fixes the use of private APIs
  • Removed requirements for CoreBluetooth and StoreKit frameworks

v6.3.0 - July 14, 2016

  • Added support for HTML ads with <iframe>, <body>, and <head> top-level elements
  • Added support for VPAID interstitial ads
  • Changed behavior when initializing on unsupported iOS versions to prevent crashes
  • Fixed issue with VAST video downloads timing out too early
  • Fixed issue with VAST video overlay/background not appearing
  • Fixed issue with native placements sometimes crashing when firing impressions

v6.2.0 - May 5, 2016

  • Added support for tracking inline, interstitial, and video ads via Moat
  • Fixed issue where MRAID-enabled creatives could lock the application
  • Fixed click tracking issues with native ads
  • Fixed video playback automatically adjusting volume

v6.1.0 - September 17, 2015

  • iOS 9 compatibility
  • Improved SSL compatibility, including ATS support
  • Improved IPv6 support
  • Fixed issue where bluetooth permissions dialogues would appear
  • Fixed bugs which could result in crashes

v6.0.1 - July 23, 2015

  • Fixed issue where certain ad request URLs were percent-encoded twice

v6.0.0 - July 22, 2015

  • Complete API change from previous versions
  • Dropped support for iOS 6
  • Added mediation
  • Added native ads
  • Removed integrated conversion tracking - standalone availble here
  • Removed SpeechKit