Google Updates Beta Version of Chrome for Android
Google has made a new beta version of Chrome available to Android handsets via the Chrome Beta Channel. The Chrome beta program, which was announced last week, lets Android 4.0 and up device owners test pre-release builds of the Chrome browser. Google has provided a detailed changelog on its Chrome Release Blog. The newest beta resolves some bugs, such as the ability to edit bookmarks and jump between tabs more seamlessly. It is free to use, but Google warns that the beta software will continue to be plenty buggy.
Samsung Rolls Out Nougat Test Program for Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge
Nov 10, 2016
Samsung is allowing owners of the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge to experience an early look at its Nougat builds through the Galaxy Beta Program. The program is meant more for Samsung's benefit than that of end users, as it will use feedback generated by beta users to improve the experience and reliability for all users.
T-Mobile Talks Up Coverage Improvements, iPhone Deals
Sep 10, 2015
T-Mobile said it has doubled the number of square miles covered by its LTE network over the last year, according to a blog post written by CEO John Legere. T-Mobile is on track to blanket another 600,000 square miles of area with LTE by the end of the year.
Android Users Can Now Beta Test Google Maps
Jun 3, 2016
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.
Snapchat Works In Giphy Support, Debuts Tabs
Feb 20, 2018
Snapchat is pushing an update to its mobile app that adds several new features, including support for Giphy stickers and Tabs. With Giphy on board, Snapchat users can add GIF stickers to their snaps by tapping the sticker button.