Developers' Eyes on the Changes of Apps: An Exploratory Study on App Changelogs

@article{Wang2019DevelopersEO,
  title={Developers' Eyes on the Changes of Apps: An Exploratory Study on App Changelogs},
  author={Chong Wang and Ju Li and Peng Liang and Maya Daneva and Marten van Sinderen},
  journal={2019 IEEE 27th International Requirements Engineering Conference Workshops (REW)},
  year={2019},
  pages={207-212}
}
  • Chong Wang, Ju Li, M. V. Sinderen
  • Published 1 September 2019
  • Business
  • 2019 IEEE 27th International Requirements Engineering Conference Workshops (REW)
Release planning for mobile apps has only recently become an area of active research. As a result, little is known about the types of requirements that app developers pay the most attention to when releasing an app. This research uses the changelogs of apps to shed light on this. We report the results of an exploratory study in which we analyzed the requirements that dominate the changes of apps, according to a set of 3000 changelogs collected from 120 apps from three categories in the Apple… 

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