Tag: beta

Android Oreo for the Essential Phone now released through beta

For consumers, a number of price drops just made the Essential Phone that much easier to get. Andy Rubin’s classy take on what an...

Bixby Voice Chinese support now in beta testing phase

While Bixby Voice is the digital assistant that Samsung has been very proud of, its availability is still pretty limited, in terms of devices...

Kindle Lite app (beta) now available in India, even for 2G connections

If you live in an area where Internet connection is intermittent at best, it can get very frustrating, especially when all you want is...

Cerberus now beta-testing personal safety app Persona

Whether or not you live in a relatively safe neighborhood, chances are you would want to have quick access to apps or devices that...

Nova Launcher beta tests the Pixel 2’s search bar, Oreo-style popup menus

Nova Launcher is one of the more popular launchers out there for Android devices, and they have a beta channel that tests out new...

YouTube testing auto-playing videos in mobile app

Probably one of the most common complaints about Facebook (and of course there are a lot) is that it autoplays videos on our timeline,...

Facebook testing out facial recognition feature to unlock accounts

When someone gets locked out of their Facebook account for some reason, the instinct would be to freak out first right? Well, that is,...

Google testing out new Android Wear Beta with LG Watch Sport

Seems like Google hasn’t given up on Android Wear just yet, as it is currently prepping for the wearable software platform’s next big update....

Google app beta update shows upcoming Assistant, Pixel 2 features

One of the ways that you can figure out what upcoming features will come to apps and even future devices is to do an...

WhatsApp Beta’s Storage Usage management for messages now on Android

If WhatsApp is taking a lot of space on your device, this probably means you have tons of messages that exchange pictures, GIFs, videos,...

WhatsApp testing out ability to delete/recall messages

Everyone who sends emails or messages has probably at one point or another regretted something that they sent, either in a fit of anger...

LastPass public beta uses Android Oreo’s autofill API

As soon as Google announced its Android 8.0 Oreo, we all expected various apps and services to start releasing beta versions or even just...