Tag: beta

Skype testing out new design tweaks, features for Android app

It may not seem like a lot, but little design tweaks in an app can sometimes make a huge difference in how people use...

Chrome’s new beta includes stronger pop-up blocker, mute autoplay videos

Google is continuing its quest to give us better browsing experience with Chrome. It hasn’t always been smooth sailing, but you can’t say they...

Xiaomi looking for MIUI 9 beta testers for Redmi 5A

So Xiaomi is indeed following through with its promise to bring the newest version of its Android software – MIUI 9 – to most...

OnePlus starts Oreo-based Open Beta for the OnePlus 5

Recently, OnePlus delivered on its promise to bring Android Oreo to last year’s flagships – namely the OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T. Now it’s...

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....