beta Archive

Supercharge Your Windows 10 With TweakPower

There’s no shortage of system tweaking utilities available for Windows, and many have been updated to become compatible with Windows 10. TweakPower, is the new kid on the block, still in beta. And is particularly adept at

Skype For Web Private Beta Tests Are Now Underway

Remember Skype for Web? Microsoft’s bid to allow users to talk with their friends without installing Skype on their computers? Well, the solution is now available. Essentially, this is a way of bringing the service right into

Gestures Beta App For Lumia Devices Launched

Hardly innovations, seeing as several mobile devices have had these features, but Microsoft has finally brought along the extra convenience of gestures to its Lumia range. The Gestures Beta app allows users of Lumia smartphones the ability

VLC For Windows Phone Closed Beta Launches Today

VideoLAN is hard at work on VLC for Windows Phone, and though the anticipated multimedia application has seen its share of delays, we are close to launch. So close that the developers are now gearing up for

Microsoft Office 16 Beta Leaks Out

Redmond has done a top job at preventing software leaks these past few months, but even the best laid plans sometimes unravel. Microsoft Office 16 beta, it appears, has leaked. The suite itself is set for a

Office 16 Beta Launches In October, Report

The Office division at Microsoft is busy at work on a bunch of interesting products, one of which we might be getting soon. Office 16 beta, it is being said, arrives next month. No surprises here, keeping

Opera Mini Beta For Windows Phone Now Available For All

A few days back, Opera Software announced the availability of Opera Mini beta for Windows Phone as part of a test program, and now the mobile web browser is available for all. The app is being showcased

Microsoft To Provide New Windows 9 Details On September 30

We have a date, folks. Microsoft is expected to provide new Windows 9 details on September 30 at a press event, and the beta preview of this upcoming OS could be out by then. Read up on

BBM For Windows Phone Now Available For Select Users

It appears that Windows Phone users are about to be treated with another big release soon. BlackBerry is ready to release its successful BBM messaging service for the platform. The company confirmed the release of this official

You Can Now Beta Test Microsoft Office Versions Before Release

Bug tests and beta tryouts are what make or break software. It so often happens that buggy or undercooked software (games in particular) get released to disastrous results. Microsoft, obviously, heavily tests software before putting the products