Tag: Beta

Android P Features We Love: Gesture Navigation, Adaptive Battery And More

A preview of Google's Android P OS was demonstrated during the 2018 I/O keynote earlier this week. The smartphone has new features that give users more options and control over the device.

Google May 14, 2018

Google Maps Go Beta Now Open For All: What Does It Bring?

The Google Maps Go beta expanded its availability to more markets including the United States. The app is now available for download, so here's what it brings.

Apps/Software February 9, 2018

Dissidia Final Fantasy NT Open Beta Arrives: Learn How To Play New Fighting Game

Square Enix has revealed that the fighting game ‘Dissidia Final Fantasy NT’s’ open beta has arrived for PlayStation 4. Learn how to download and play the new ‘Final Fantasy’ fighter.

Video Games January 17, 2018

'Titanfall: Frontline' Canceled In Beta: Officials Reveal Why

The beta test of ‘Titanfall: Frontline’ has been canceled and the game is set to be scrapped on Jan. 20, 2017. Respawn Entertainment has said in a statement that the game could not provide the desired experience to players.

Video Games January 18, 2017

'Call Of Duty: Infinite Warfare' Beta To Include 4 Modes, 3 Maps And 3 Rigs

Here's what you can expect to see in the 'Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare' beta, which starts on Oct. 14 for PS4 users.

Video Games October 7, 2016

'Call Of Duty: Infinite Warfare' Beta Begins Oct. 21 On Xbox, If Leak Is To Be Believed

This is when Xbox gamers can expect to take the new 'Call of Duty' for a spin.

Video Games September 21, 2016

'Battlefield 1' Is Changing Thanks To Beta Feedback, Here Are All The Details

DICE reveals some of the changes from the beta fans can expect to see in the full version of 'Battlefield 1.'

Video Games September 19, 2016

'Battlefield 1' Biggest Beta In EA History, Saw 3 Million More Players Than 'Star Wars Battlefront'

EA reveals some huge numbers from the week-long 'Battlefield 1' multiplayer beta.

Video Games September 15, 2016

'Battlefield 1' Beta Ends Sept. 8

The open beta for EA and DICE's WWI shooter will come to an end later this week. 'Battlefield 1' officially releases for Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC in October.

Video Games September 6, 2016

Update: 'Battlefield 1' Open Beta Is Experiencing Issues, Here's The Latest News

The 'Battlefield 1' beta is now live for all players, and it's also now experiencing server issues.

Video Games August 31, 2016

You Can Play 'Titanfall 2' This Weekend In Its First Open Multiplayer Technical Test

Respawn Entertainment is looking to test 'Titanfall 2' ahead of release. Xbox One and PlayStation 4 players will be able to participate in the game's multiplayer technical test starting Aug. 19.

Video Games August 16, 2016

New Apple iOS 10 Beta Adds Introductory Screen To Explain Control Center Changes

The fourth beta for iOS 10 was released for developers on Aug. 1. It also adds a quick introductory screen that explains the alterations made to the Control Center.

Apple August 2, 2016

It Looks Like The New Free-To-Play Strategy For 'Evolve' Is Working

'Evolve' faded into obscurity relatively soon after launch, and most people forgot about it — but Turtle Rock Studios' recent decision to turn the game into a free-to-play title is definitely helping.

Video Games July 8, 2016

Skullgirls Coming To Android, iOS With RPG Twist: How To Participate In Closed Beta

Skullgirls is taking the fight to Android and iOS later this year, with closed beta registration open now. This mobile game will combine its fighter formula with elements of RPGs and turn-based strategy games.

Video Games July 5, 2016

Google Rolls Out Play Store v6.7, Provides Option To Join Or Leave Betas

Google has pushed out an update for its Play Store app, which brings the version to 6.7. The update enables users to join or quit a beta test directly from the app, as well as leave developer feedback.

Apps/Software May 16, 2016

WhatsApp Video Calling Feature Could Arrive In Next Update As Screenshots Emerge

Screenshots of the next WhatsApp update that hint at exciting new feature emerged. The popular messaging service might be exploring video chat capabilities, and it could arrive in the next app update.

Apps/Software May 5, 2016

'Mirror's Edge: Catalyst' Beta Impressions: Amazing Parkour, Flawed Design

After eight long years, players can finally get their hands on 'Mirror's Edge: Catalyst' - but can a new open world and RPG mechanics help bring back first-person free running?

Video Games April 27, 2016

'Battleborn' Open Beta Saw More Than 2 Million Players

The beta for Gearbox's new first-person MOBA saw millions of players get in on the action.

Video Games April 22, 2016

'Gears Of War 4' Beta Impressions: Classic Gears, For Better Or For Worse

'Gears of War 4' multiplayer returns to the franchise's roots with classic gameplay and gorgeous visuals.

Geek April 20, 2016

Warzone Firefight Is One Of The Best Additions To 'Halo 5' Yet

'Halo 5: Guardians' new Warzone Firefight mode just entered into its first beta test - can it possibly live up to the stellar reputation of its predecessors?

Geek April 16, 2016

'Doom' Beta Impressions: Arena Combat For The 'Call Of Duty' Generation

The multiplayer beta of 'Doom' is fast-paced, but maybe not fast enough for old-school shooter fans.

Geek April 15, 2016

'Battleborn' Open Beta Impressions: A MOBA For The 'Borderlands' Crowd

Gearbox's latest is in open beta, so we dove into the universe of 'Battleborn' to see what it's all about.

Geek April 11, 2016

'Gears Of War 4' Open Beta Begins April 25, Early Access For 'Gears Of War: Ultimate Edition' Players

Players will be able to try out the 'Gears of War 4' multiplayer next month, with early access coming for those who played 'Gears of War: Ultimate Edition.'

Geek March 15, 2016

'Overwatch' Release Date And Open Beta Revealed

Blizzard's shooter will be on store shelves soon.

Geek March 7, 2016

Sick Of That iOS Beta? Here's How To Downgrade And Restore Your Stable iOS

Apple provided a series of instructions for iOS beta testers to help them downgrade to a stable version of the operating system. We listed the few easy steps to return your iPhone or iPad to full functionality.

Apps/Software February 28, 2016

PS4 System Software Beta Registrations Go Live: Get An Early Sneak Peek At Upcoming Features

Sony recently opened up another beta testing registration. PlayStation 4 owners from the United States and Europe can sign up and if they get picked, test the latest features that Sony coded into its console.

Apps/Software February 19, 2016

This Is How The New Progression System In 'Overwatch' Works

The 'Overwatch' closed beta is back, and with it is a brand new progression system for players to test out.

Geek February 9, 2016

'Hitman' Beta Begins This Weekend For PS4 Users, Get A Glimpse Of What To Expect

Square Enix's 'Hitman' is set to infiltrate the hard drives of PS4 users later this week when the game's beta launches.

Geek February 8, 2016

'Mirror's Edge Catalyst' Gets New Story Trailer, Beta Sign-ups Now Open

EA released a new trailer for 'Mirror's Edge Catalyst,' offering a tease of the game's plot as well as some backstory on the main character, Faith. The company also opened sign-ups for the title's beta.

Geek February 4, 2016

The Pros And Cons Of The Division's Dark Zone Multiplayer

There's nothing about 'The Division' that's quite as intriguing as its 'Dark Zone' multiplayer mode...but after spending a few hours in it, there are a few notable drawbacks.

Geek February 1, 2016

Watch The First 30 Minutes Of 'The Division' Closed Beta

For the first time ever, fans are getting hands-on time with 'The Division.' For anyone who didn't make it into the closed beta, we've got the next-best thing: the first 30 minutes of the game.

Geek January 29, 2016

'The Division's' World Doesn't Include Brooklyn, Only Features Midtown Manhattan

Ubisoft's upcoming shooter won't be taking players to all of New York City.

Geek January 19, 2016

'The Division' Beta Starts Jan. 28, Xbox One Bundle Announced

Get ready to dive into 'The Division' with the game's upcoming beta and a new console bundle from Microsoft.

Geek January 15, 2016

Google Tests Logins That Don't Require A Typed-In Password

Google announced that it will begin testing out logins that don't require a typed-in password — just access to a smartphone.

Internet December 22, 2015

The Apple Music Beta Is Now Available For Sonos Users

The Apple Music beta is now available to try out on Sonos for subscribers who signed up to test it out.

Apps/Software December 15, 2015

Pebble Classic And Steel Smartwatches Set To Get Timeline UI Update

Pebble announced that it will roll out an update to its operating system to bring its Timeline UI to its first-generation smartwatches, the Classic and Steel.

Wearable Tech December 10, 2015

'The Division' Beta Delayed Into 2016, But An Xbox One Closed Alpha Starts This Week

Those waiting to get a taste of Ubisoft's open-world, multiplayer shooter will have to wait a little longer.

Geek December 7, 2015

Encrypted Messaging App Signal Set To Launch Desktop Beta For Chrome

The Edward Snowden-endorsed messaging app Signal is set to launch on desktops for Android users via a Chrome app.

Apps/Software December 3, 2015

'Rainbow Six Siege's' Open Beta Just Got Delayed...Six Days Before The Game Releases

The release of 'Rainbow Six Siege' is right around the corner, but the game's closed beta has now been delayed.

Geek November 25, 2015

'Rainbow Six Siege' Open Beta Progress Will Not Carry Over To Full Game

The 'Rainbow Six Siege' open beta starts on Nov. 25.

Geek November 19, 2015

Google Opens Chrome Beta Program For iOS With 3D Touch Support

Google has just launched Chrome beta for iOS. Users of iOS devices can now test out the beta version, which comes equipped with modifications such as support for 3D Touch.

Apps/Software November 15, 2015

Tor Messenger Is An Encrypted Messaging App That Lets You Chat Anonymously

The Onion Router Project has released a beta version of its Tor Messenger, allowing users to chat securely over familiar messaging services. The beta version of this chat tool follows the previously released alpha version of the tool way back February.

Apps/Software November 1, 2015

'Star Wars Battlefront' Beta: More Than 1 Million Players Force-Choked To Death

EA has revealed stats from the 'Star Wars Battlefront' beta, and it if features some pretty huge numbers.

Geek October 26, 2015

Now You Can Find Facebook Friends With The Xbox App For Windows 10

Microsoft just made it a lot easier to sync up your Facebook friends with your Xbox Live buddies. All you need is a Windows 10 device and a free app.

Geek October 24, 2015

Apple Brings 3D Touch And Split View To Pages, Numbers And Keynote, Takes iWork For iCloud Out Of Beta

Apple has released updates for Pages, Numbers and Keynote on iOS and OS X El Capitan. Apple has likewise taken iWork for iCloud out of beta.

Apps/Software October 15, 2015

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