Tag: beta

Latest Dropbox Beta adds extra security with 2-step verification

If you're a Droppox user with sensitive information backed up with the service, there's some good news for you. Today, Dropbox announced that its latest beta of the popular cloud-based storage service now has extra security thanks to 2-step verification. If you're a Google 2-step verification user, then you ...

Latest Dropbox beta offers UI and video playback improvements

If you're a regular Dropbox user, and especially one with a Google Nexus 7 tablet, you might want to grab the latest beta update for the popular cloud storage service. DropBox version 2.1.8.6 is now available for anyone to try. According to the change log, the updated app brings video thumbnails, better video ...

Chameleon launcher beta rolling out to some early backers

One of KickStarter's top projects was the Chameleon homescreen replacement application. It gathered over $66,805 in donations, more than double of the pledged goal of $30,000. Teknision, the app developer, promised their backers with an early access to Chameleon and it looks like they're right on the money, ...

Official VLC Media Player comes to Android as a beta

If you watch any sort of videos on your computer, then chances are that you've probably heard of VLC Media Player. If you haven't, VLC is an open source media player that pretty much plays whatever you throw at it. While there have been some unofficial ports for Android, this is the first time that VideoLan, the ...

Version 2.1 of Swiftkey X now available for Android devices

TouchType folks aren't playing around because they have just released the latest version of their famous keyboard app, Swiftkey. The Beta test version was released not too long ago to over 25,000 VIP members and it has finally become available. Just like any update, version 2.1 was intended to bring bug fixes and ...

SwiftKey X for phones and tablets is now available

SwiftKey X, one of the most used Android keyboard apps, has finally come out of the beta phase and is now available for download in the Android market. It has its own way of learning your typing habits and adapts to them quickly. It also uses a cloud-based personalization feature which basically learns your typing ...

Zipcar ready for the summer season, Android app officially out of beta

The Zipcar app for Android is now officially out of beta. Earlier last month, Zipcar launched an Android app as a public beta. Zipcar made the app available to everyone as a public beta, and as expected, there were some issues that were discovered and fixed; isn't that why public betas exist? To squash out bugs. ...

New Swype 3.0 released for beta testing, adds Honeycomb support

Swype, the popular alternative Android keyboard is has been updated to version 3.0. This version, although only a beta at the moment, brings new features to the popular swiping keyboard. Two of the major changes in version 3.0 are Tap Correction and Horizontal Word Choice List. Tap Corrections allows you to ...

Swiftkey X is now available; predicts text input like a boss!

TouchType has announced that the next generation of its popular Swiftkey keyboard app is now available for everyone to try out as a public beta. If you haven't heard about Swiftkey, it's only one of the best keyboards available on Android. It has the ability to predict your next word with a high level of accuracy. ...

Motorola DROID X Gingerbread beta testing begins tonight for a few lucky users

As we reported a couple of days ago, Verizon confirmed that the Droid X will receive an update to Gingerbread today. Unfortunately, only a few beta testers over at the Motorola Forums, participating in the SOAK test, will get their hands on the new update. Other Droid X users will be able to enjoy it next week or ...

Is Motorola Prepping An Update For The Atrix 4G? Testers Wanted!

Some Motorola Atrix 4G users have reported to us that Motorola has reached out to them to ask if they will be interested in a future pre-release participation. It says" in the future there will be another update for the Atrix 4G", this shows that an update for the Atrix 4G is imminent and explains why the lucky ...

Firefox 4 For Android Official Release

Finally!! After months of trying to get the Firefox browser version stable, Firefox 4 for Android has just been released today with full HTML 5 support, running the same as the PC version and offers add-ons as well. In fact, the Mozilla browser has been in the Android market as a beta version for a little while ...

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