BlackBerry App World 2.1 Beta Available
Research In Motion has made a new beta of Blackberry App World 2.1 available in its Beta Zone. The beta software is free to users of the Beta Zone, who are expected to provide feedback about the software's performance. The new beta adds in-app purchases, better search filters, and more control over BlackBerry ID sessions.
Google Opens Up Beta Testing for Search App
Google is inviting some Android users to join a new beta program for testing the Google Search app. Google did not call out any specific new features in the first beta release, but warned testers it may be unstable or buggy.
Android Users Can Now Beta Test Google Maps
Google has rolled out a program that allows people to test beta versions of Google Maps. The betas will be published via the Google Play Store, similar to how Google distributes other a few other beta apps.
BlackBerry Debuts Marshmallow Beta Program for Priv
BlackBerry is opening the Android OS in Beta Zone program so consumers can download and test Android 6.0 Marshmallow on the Priv smartphone. BlackBerry says space in the beta program is limited.
Apple Releases iOS 10 Developer Beta 3
Apple today made iOS 10 Developer Beta 3 available to registered app developers. The beta, which Apple says contains bug fixes and other improvements, can be downloaded and installed over the air.