BigBlueButton 0.8-beta-4 Released

The BigBlueButton core development team is pleased to announce the release of BigBlueButton 0.8-beta-4.  We have added fit-to-width to the presentation window, giving presenter the ability to display any document as fit-to-width or fit-to-page using two new buttons (see image below).

The 0.8-beta-4 release now has a virtual machine (VM) that anyone download and run on the computer using VMWare Player/Workstation (PC and Unix) and VMWare Fusion (Mac).  See download BigBlueButton 0.8-beta-4 VM.

We’ve also closed sixty-five issues since release of 0.8-beta-3.  See release notes for details.

We encourage everyone who is interested in BigBlueButton to download (or install) 0.8-beta-4  and give us your feedback (see installation instructions for 0.8-beta-4).   As a user, you can immediately try 0.8-beta-4 by logging into our BigBlueButton demo server.   In any event, we encourage you to post your feedback to our bigbluebutton developer mailing list.

Thanks to everyone who has given us feedback on 0.8!