Huawei has now opened up a limited beta to test out Android 8.0 Oreo for the Mate 9. The beta test will run until November and will hopefully go live to the public a short time after.
A new beta version of Opera is out and it is all about sharing and making it easier to take screenshots within the browser, and doing selfies. The beta adds changes and fixes to other features.
Microsoft has officially launched the new Skype experience on Linux with a beta. The beta offers a brand new design and some new features including more emoji and screen sharing options.
Canonical has released the final beta of Ubuntu 17.10. It's the last release before the release candidate which ships one week before the final release to work out any remaining issues.
Mozilla is planning to rollout Firefox Screenshots to all users with its Firefox 56 release later this month. Some users may already have it enabled, though, as Mozilla tests it with ~50% of users.
Reddit has announced that it's extending the beta of video and GIF native uploads. Users will be able to upload videos and GIF content from mobile and desktop. Mobile users will be able to trim files.
Today Bethesda announced that the closed beta for Quake Champions will conclude, pushing the game to Steam Early Access, giving gamers the chance to get in on the action ahead of the official launch.
If you want to be a part of the beta team that will get an early look at the upcoming 5.0 update heading to the PlayStation 4, your time has come. Sony has opened up sign-ups to test the next update.
WhatsApp has started testing in-app YouTube video playback in its latest beta update for iOS devices, giving some beta users the ability to view received and sent YouTube videos in-app.
Linux Mint 18.2 will arrive by the end of the month, and a beta release is expected before that. Linux Mint users will be able to upgrade to the new release through the Update Manager.
The popular audio distribution platform has finally landed on Windows 10 PCs and Xbox One. A beta version of the app is available to download even allowing users to control its playback via Cortana.
In order to make development more nimble, and better respond to market demands, Mozilla has gotten rid of the experimental Aurora channel. Those using it on desktop will be moved to Beta.
Makers of blue light filtering app f.lux have announced a brand new beta version for Windows, which brings a new UI, presets, disabling by application, new hotkeys, high DPI display support and more.
OnePlus has released a new Open Beta for its 3 and 3T handsets. The software update brings new features, such as a launcher similar to Google's Pixel, bug fixes, and plenty of other additions.
OnePlus has announced a new beta channel named the "MP Early Access Program", which will allow up to 150 users to test OxygenOS builds on OnePlus 3 or 3T handsets under a strict selection criteria.
Telegram is now testing voice calls in the latest beta version of the app. Users can define in the settings who they want to allow calls from, and will be able to check whether calls are encrypted.
Twitch has pegged March 16 as the date when its Desktop App will be available in beta form. Based on the Curse client, this new one brings support for a myriad of community-friendly features.
After nearly two years, selected players will finally get their hands on the first Gran Turismo title for the PlayStation 4, Gran Turismo Sport. The closed beta will start on March 17.
Microsoft has announced the availability of the Skype for Linux version 5 Beta client, featuring calling improvements, support for screen sharing between cross platform clients, bug fixes, and more.
The time has almost arrived, as Honor has unveiled an Android 7.0 Nougat beta program for the Honor 6X. Details are scarce, but at the very least the firm is moving forward with the beta soon.
The Telegram team has pushed a new update to the desktop version of its messenger app. The headline feature in the release is a new theme editor, making themes easier to create and share.
Apple recently released the first beta of iOS 10.3, one of the biggest features in this release, which will go largely unnoticed by users is the switch to Apple's new file system - APFS.
If you've been itching to get a taste of NetherRealm Studio's next title, Injustice 2, the time has come, as a beta has now been opened to the public. The game will launch on May 16.
In preparation for the release of Halo Wars 2 Blitz beta tomorrow, 343 Industries has prepared a nice tutorial video and "Blitz 101" information page. The beta will run from January 20 to January 30.
Users who managed to join Honor's beta testing program, are now getting the newest update available to their OS. The update comes with UI changes and performance improvements in different areas.
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.
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.