Tag: Beta Test

Apple Seeds macOS High Sierra To Public Beta Testers: How To Get It And What To Consider

Mac enthusiasts, rejoice: the first macOS High Sierra public beta is now available for download. Here's what you need to know.

Apple June 30, 2017

Apple Rolls Out iOS 10.3.2 Public Beta

Apple has released its iOS 10.3.2 public beta, a test version of the new OS. The OS will be available for users who signed up for the Beta testing program.

Apple March 30, 2017

With Facebook Messenger Reactions In Testing, Could A Dislike Button Finally Make It To Facebook As Well?

Facebook has reportedly started testing reactions for Messenger, including a Dislike button. Is this a stepping stone toward getting a Dislike button on Facebook, or will it further separate Messenger as a stand-alone service?

Internet March 6, 2017

Ghost Recon Wildlands Makes History, Breaks Ubisoft’s Beta Records With 6.83 Million Players

‘Ghost Recon Wildlands’ broke Ubisoft’s record with a staggering 6.83 million participants. The game is set for launch on March 7.

Video Games March 2, 2017

Android 7.1.2 Beta: What's In Store For Testers Of Android Developer Preview?

Google will be releasing the Android 7.1.2 software update in the next couple of months. Those who are eager to test the software update can apply for Google's Android Beta Program.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 5, 2017

Apple Seeds First macOS Sierra 10.12.4 Public Beta: Meet The New Night Shift Mode

Apple has seeded the first macOS Sierra 10.12.4 public beta, just two days after the developer beta. Among a number of features and improvements, macOS Sierra 10.12.4 brings Night Shift mode to the Mac.

Apple January 28, 2017

Almost Go Time: 'Pokémon GO' Begins Beta Testing In The US

Niantic Labs launched the U.S. beta testing program for 'Pokémon GO' on May 25. Now, gamers in the country can try out new features like the ability for Pokémon to evolve.

Apps/Software May 26, 2016

WhatsApp Video Calling Feature Currently In Testing In Latest Beta For Android

WhatsApp is edging closer to supporting video calls, as it's currently testing the feature. WhatsApp Video Calling rolled out with the latest version of the beta program for Android, albeit it's not yet active for all users.

Apps/Software May 17, 2016

Pokémon GO Field Test Now Available In Australia And New Zealand

Great news for Pokémon fanatics residing in Australia and New Zealand as the upcoming 'Pokémon Go' is releasing its beta phase in these countries. Residents can now test drive the Pokémon app that features the use of real world geography.

Apps/Software April 9, 2016

iOS 9.3 Beta 7 Now Out With Final Touches Ahead Of Apple's Big March 21 Event

Apple has officially seeded its latest iOS 9.3 beta 7, one week after releasing the sixth beta. With Apple's big event less than a week away, this is probably the last beta before iOS 9.3 debuts on March 21.

Apps/Software March 16, 2016

Sony Marshmallow Beta Brings Xperia Z3, Z3 Compact And Z2 Handsets To Android 6.0.1

Sony has released a new Marshmallow beta for select Xperia Z3, Z3 Compact and Z2 handsets, bringing the software to Android 6.0.1. The firmware adds some neat new features, including the new launcher, an improved camera interface and more.

Apps/Software March 13, 2016

Curious About Android N? Here's How To Join Google's Android Beta Program

Google recently opened its Android Beta Program, where techies can test out the newest Android N preview builds. If you want to play around with the newest operating system from Google, here's how to join the beta party.

Apps/Software March 10, 2016

Instagram For Windows 10 Quietly Launches In Beta: Here's What It Brings

Instagram Beta lately landed on Windows 10 Mobile. The popular image sharing platform contains neat features borrowed from iOS and Android, letting Windows phone owners to toy around with photography and video.

Apps/Software March 9, 2016

iOS 9.3 Beta 5 Is Out And Restores Apple Pencil Navigational Functionality: Here's What Else It Brings

Apple officially released the fifth iOS 9.3 beta to developers and public beta testers, and it's available for download now. The first iOS 9.3 beta from January severely limited the navigational functionality of the Apple Pencil, but the new beta finally restores it.

Apps/Software March 2, 2016

WhatsApp For Android Makes It Easier To Test Latest Features With New Beta Program

WhatsApp Messenger for Android just got a new beta testing program, now live on Google Play. This makes it easier to try out unreleased features without having to download the APK from the company's website.

Apps/Software February 25, 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

Huawei Confirms Android 6.0 Marshmallow Beta Ready To Hit Honor 7 Smartphones Soon

Huawei promises an Android 6.0 Marshmallow update for several of its devices, starting with the Honor 7. The handset is expected to get the beta in the next few weeks.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech October 29, 2015

‘Street Fighter V’ Second Beta With Cross-Platform Play All Set For Oct. 22: Here Is The Full Schedule

Capcom details the second beta period for Street Fighter V. It'll include cross-platform play!

Video Games October 20, 2015

Apple Music For Android A Reality: Beta Invites Being Offered

Apple Music for Android may soon become a reality as reports suggest invites are being sent to Android users. However, the authenticity of the invite is being doubted as it is not directly sent by Apple.

Apps/Software September 30, 2015

Sony Is Rolling Out PlayStation Now For A Limited Time In Japan

Sony will release the beta for PlayStation Now during a three-week trial in Japan, followed by a full release to get more recurring sales for its consoles.

Video Games August 11, 2015

Is IFA Ready For A New Sony OS? Sony Is Beta Testing New Android Concept Software In Sweden

Sony launches a beta testing opportunity to Xperia Z3 owners to take a look at a new concept Android software build from the company. The program is exclusively offered to users in Sweden.

Apps/Software July 21, 2015

Every hero Guardian from the 'Destiny' beta has been erased

If you played the 'Destiny' beta, you've probably been hoping your Guardian character would transfer to the final release. Sadly, Bungie says this is simply impossible.

Geek August 11, 2014

What to expect from the beta release of Apple’s Mac OS X Yosemite

Apple is giving one million people the privilege of testing its new operating system. However, there are risks to users.

Computers July 25, 2014

'Destiny' beta offline for two days as Xbox gamers are incoming

Bungie's beta test for 'Destiny' is giving gamers early access to the online shooter's vast world. Now it's time for a little break as more players prepare to join in.

Culture July 21, 2014

Destiny beta begins July 17, three collector's editions announced

Bungie and Activision have finally given a date to the Destiny beta. It sounds like PlayStation gamers are getting a better deal.

Video Games July 9, 2014

'Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn' beta for PS4 is free to play until April 7

Gamers should grab the opportunity while it's hot and free! See what's in store in the beta test of the new Final Fantasy game.

Business Tech April 7, 2014

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