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-Transifex 0.8-alpha
+Transifex 0.8-beta
 ===================
  
-Welcome to the alpha release of Transifex, which is what will become
+Welcome to the beta release of Transifex, which is what will become
 Transifex 0.8 codenamed Magneto_.
  
 Released:
-  January 24, 2009
+  February 18, 2010
  
 Transifex 0.8 'Magneto' is a production release, featuring a
 multitude of collaboration features. It is targeted for new installations of
 Transifex and parties who choose to migrate to a new major version and enjoy
 the new features.
 
-Transifex 0.8-alpha is a preview of what's being cooked in 0.8. It's still under
+Transifex 0.8-beta is a preview of what's being cooked in 0.8. It's still under
 development and not intended for production use. 
 
 Here's a 40K-foot view of the release major features and numbers:
 
 .. code-block:: bash
 
-    295 files changed, 69571 insertions(+), 31057 deletions(-)
+    352 files changed, 70774 insertions(+), 33218 deletions(-)
 
 .. figure:: ../_static/screenshots/0.8/magneto2.jpg
    :class: alcenter shot
   reporter to submit an improved version.
 - Finally, privileged members can reopen a review request if needed.
 
+Rich Commenting Support
+~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
+
+Transifex now includes support for threaded comments across its base. Currently
+this is enabled in Reviews, but support for comments will expand in many more
+areas in the next version, enabling support for small discussion boards in
+relevant pages (such as the team page for example).
+
 .. image:: ../_static/screenshots/0.8/reviews-open.png
    :class: shot2 alcenter
 
   content.
 - Support for **PO msgctxt comments**, giving context to the translator in order to
   better understand what is required to be translated.
-- Added support for source languages in automatic suggestions (#460), enabling
-  hundreds of different language combinations (eg. german to english machine
-  translation suggestion). Since the original language is set for each
+- Merged all string contexts in one handy box, enabled with one click.
+
+.. image:: ../_static/screenshots/0.8/contexts.png
+   :class: shot2 alcenter
+
+- Fix for #470 concerning users losing their work due to a MsgFmtError. Lotte
+  now **emails the user** with the broken file so they can fix it and re-submit
+  it manually, avoiding to lose any work.
+- Added **support for source languages** in automatic suggestions (#460),
+  enabling hundreds of different language combinations (eg. german to english
+  machine translation suggestion). Since the original language is set for each
   component, that language code is now being used as the source language for
   translation suggestion.
 - Added support to **copy source string** to translation, both for normal
   strings as well as plural ones.
-- Textarea are now auto-resizable in the TranslationForm
-- Added minimum width to the textarea in TranslationForm 
+- Textarea is now auto-resizable in the TranslationForm
+- Top pagination for Lotte (#492)
+- Support for **searching** in PO files.
+
+.. image:: ../_static/screenshots/0.8/lotte-search.png
+   :class: shot2 alcenter
 
 
 UI Improvements
 
     Transmitted-via: Transifex (www.transifex.net)
 
+- Language names on statistics tables now link to the respective teams,
+  retaining the link on the language locale instead.
+
 
 Under-the-hood Improvements
 :::::::::::::::::::::::::::
 - Proper message for each action of adding permission/request.
 - Setting svn:author revision property for SVN commits (#369), when the
   upstream repository supports this.
+- New config file holding methods, and -local file for overrides.
+- Don't try to msgmerge if there is no related POT file
+- Renamed setting file ``90-local.conf`` to a ``*.sample``.
 
 
 Efficiency Improvements
 - Changed HttpResponseRedirect args on Lotte
 - Register admin URLs with the Django 1.1 way.
 - Define the necessary ``MIDDLEWARE_CLASSES`` for caching.
+- Fixed file encoding for submissions through email (#456)
+- Fixed msgmerge output writing (#495)
+- No 404 should be raised when adding an ActionLog
+- Fixed user Timeline querying (#485)
+- Made some POTManager methods static ones
 
 
 Cleanups
 ::::::::::::::
 
 We'd like to publicly thank the `Moblin Project`_ for choosing Transifex as
-their translation platform and their ongoing support.
+their translation platform and their ongoing support. Also, the XFCE project
+has been tremendously helpful in testing and polishing this release.
 
 .. image:: ../_static/screenshots/0.8/magneto.jpg
    :class: alcenter shot
 
+
 Transifex 0.8 Development Releases
 ==================================
 
 - Alpha: 24 January 2010
-- Beta: n/a
+- Beta: 18 February 2010
 - Release Candidate: n/a
 
 Please refer to the full `Transifex 0.8 changelog`_ for more information on