Microsoft has once again cautioned developers to update their apps with the new age rating system or risk having them removed next month. The latest email includes private beta apps as well.
Microsoft unveils the stunning Surface Studio all-in-one PC, and Surface Dial
Unboxing the Lenovo Moto Z reveals some unexpected surprises
Microsoft announces the Windows 10 Creators Update, coming in early 2017
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It's finally here: HP Elite x3 unboxing and first impressions
Lenovo Yoga Book with Android unboxing and first impressions
Clem Lefebvre, head of the Linux Mint distro, has announced that beta ISOs are just around the corner and is seeking testers to seek out and report bugs that the Mint devs have missed.
Many Gears of War fans are anxious to get a taste of the new Gears of War 4 multiplayer through the beta that kicked off yesterday. One problem: many expecting day one codes haven't gotten one yet.
If you want to sample some of the most anticipated titles of this year, betas for the DOOM, Gears of War 4, Overwatch, Halo 5 Warzone Firefight and more will arrive on Xbox this week.
The new BSD-based OS, ubuntuBSD is looking to be accepted into the Ubuntu line of products. Its major developer, Jon Boden has asked if his creation could be made official, similar to Xubuntu.
BlackBerry is inviting Priv owners to register for its Marshmallow beta program - but beta testing is expected to last until mid-June, which means the update won't be rolling out any time soon.
Samsung finally began upgrading its Galaxy devices to Marshmallow in South Korea this week, but in the US, it's just seeded its first Android 6.0.1 beta build to a tiny number of Galaxy Note 5 users.
Tom Clancy's The Division, an limited open-world shooter, enters its official beta play stage today. One report shows that the beta is running at full HD on the Xbox One.
Microsoft has ported a beta of its highly praised Word Flow keyboard to iOS and includes a new take on the single-handed typing mode currently offered by its Windows 10 Mobile cousin.
You may start seeing your WhatsApp contacts appearing in the "People You May Know" section on Facebook. Other data may also point to ad targeting on Facebook as well.
The beta was due to begin last month, but Ubisoft has now announced new dates for its launch, which will include a 'one day exclusive' period for the Xbox One, before PS4 and PC gamers can join in.
Just a couple of days after seeding iOS 9.3 to developers, Apple has now released a public beta of that OS version, bringing its new features and improvements to a wider grouper of testers.
After launching a similar program in South Korea this week, Samsung is now inviting UK owners of the Galaxy S6 and S6 edge to sign up for a beta program to test its Android 6.0 Marshmallow update.
If you were hoping for invite to the Fable Legends open beta this holiday season, think again, as the developer has pushed back the beta date to spring of 2016.
Street Fighter V has been in the works for quite some time, but with a few months to go until its official release, Capcom is now debuting a new intro movie and also holding a beta weekend.
Ubisoft's open world shooter was set for a December beta testing phase that is exclusive to the Xbox One, but new info from Ubisoft points to more setbacks.
Microsoft's digital personal assistant is now available on iPhones as a beta release, but only for a very limited number of users - and as you might expect, some features aren't yet supported.
After a few hours playing the beta for Blizzard's upcoming team-based shooter Overwatch, here a few impressions from a seasoned FPS gamer, along with a gallery of images from the game.
Roughly a week after the official release of iOS 9.1, Apple has pushed the first iOS 9.2 beta for public beta testers. The update includes bug fixes and improvements to the Safari View Controller.
The long awaited Star Wars Battlefront open beta test has started today for the current generation consoles and PC, and anyone is able to join in provided they sign up
Microsoft has updated its Xbox App on Windows 10, adding a variety of new features and improvements. The company will also roll out a Xbox beta app later this month for customer feedback.
Earlier today, we shared a video on how the upcoming Universal Skype beta would look and now we have received links to the unannounced beta, available to download from the Store.
Sony embraces YouTube Gaming, boosts cloud storage for PS Plus members and more in the console's next major update: version 3.00. Beta program members will see the update begin to roll out today.
Finding out where you can legally fly a drone in the U.S. will soon be a lot easier. The FAA's new drone app is now in beta, with the finished app expected by the end of the year.
Sony is launching a beta of its next major PlayStation 4 software update next month - but while anyone can sign up for the preview program today, only a limited number of applicants will be accepted.
In a surprise move, Mojang has announced a new version of Minecraft for PC, named "Minecraft Windows 10 Edition Beta" which will be available for download via Windows 10 Store on July 29.
When Microsoft announced that Cortana would be heading to other platforms, it said that the app would launch on Android this month - but it now says that its first beta won't be available until July.
Microsoft has opened up a new beta program for three states in the US and the program is called Earn, you can receive rewards for participating in different offers presented by the company.
Microsoft's OneDrive for Android beta has been updated to offer native support for viewing of PDF documents and a native watchface for Google's Android Wear operating system for wearables.
The head of Xbox, Phil Spencer, has said that a preview of Windows 10 for Microsoft's Xbox One console will be coming 'post-summer' - after the company has launched its new OS for PCs.
Nvidia has released its first beta drivers for Windows 10 on its website supporting a large group of graphics cards from the 600, 700, 900, and mobile series of discrete graphics cards
Google has released its ARC software in beta, and it allows users to run Android apps on their desktop or laptop machines through Chrome, version 40 or higher.
Apple made iOS 8.3 available as a beta today, but it appears that earlier reports indicating that it was a 'public beta' may have been wide of the mark, as access seems to be restricted by invitation.
Apple could be introducing beta iOS builds to the public in the coming months. While developers have had access to this for quite some time, the early builds may be available as early as March.
If you want to try out Office 2016, there is now a way for anyone to join the program - but you need to act quickly as Microsoft may close this process in the near future.
Microsoft has announced that they are opening up a beta program for Skype for iOS where you can test out new versions of the app before they are released, as long as you don't talk about it.
After its initial launch in New Zealand and Australia, Microsoft's Sway app for iPhone makes its way into more countries, allowing many people to create, edit and share interactive presentations.
Late last year, Microsoft announced Office for Android tablets but it required an invitation to download the apps but starting today, Microsoft is lifting that requirement.
Plague Inc, the popular title that lets users control and spread a disease around the world, is finally coming to Microsoft's mobile platform with beta sign-up currently open to everyone.
Microsoft and 343 Industries opened up its early access beta for Halo 5: Guardians over this last weekend to a limited number of Xbox One owners. See what mayhem is coming our way in 2015.
Microsoft's new Gestures Beta app is exclusive to the company's Lumia Windows Phone range, and allows users to control certain call management features without touching the display.
For those that have wanted an offline solution for mapping and navigation, Nokia is ready to help you out. HERE for Android has been released as a beta and is now available for download.
VLC was first made available for Android in July 2012 and since then, the app has remained in beta - but now, VLC has finally hit version 1.0, exiting its beta phase after two and a half years.
If you registered to test out the VLC beta for Windows Phone, you can now download the beta from the Windows Store as the app finally got approved by Microsoft.
After a public sign-up process went live yesterday, and quickly filled up, users who managed to get on the list will now test out and enjoy the beta version of VLC Media Player for Windows Phone.
You can now join the VLC beta test for the upcoming Windows Phone application. This will be the first semipublic preview of the long-awaited app after the x86 version went public almost two years ago.
Microsoft has announced this morning a new version of Outlook for OS X users and it is available to Office 365 customers starting today; a public beta of Office for Mac will arrive in 2015.
With Google Inbox invites being so scarce, opportunists have taken to selling the invites on eBay. One auction so far has reached $205.00 + shipping, and others are averaging around the $50.00 mark.
Inbox is an invite-only re-imagination of the standard Gmail. It intelligently groups specific types of mail together and learns your habits to display more important mail above the rest, and more.
Emails have been sent out to some who signed up to the Office Pre-Release Program, informing these lucky few that they are now in a 'holding pattern' waiting to be offered programs for beta testing.