Much of the app’s functionality seems to be based on plugins that can be updated independently of the app itself. In particular the device controller plugin can frequently be caught being updated outside the app update cycle. I’d be tempted to point towards that, especially if I was standing next to someone with a big hammer.
Yes, it does appear to not be a main app issue.
It changed before my eyes as I swapped between two Aeotec Smart Home Hubs within the app.