OS X Yosemite Public Beta Problems Frustrate Mac Users

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The OS X Yosemite public beta was officially released yesterday, and many users were able to download the 5GB .DMG file required to install the new operating system. However, there were an equal number of users who didn’t have the same experience. While beta software will obviously come with its own problems and issues, simply […]

Google Chrome Beta Update Adds Android L Material Design

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This morning, Google announced that the company’s popular Google Chrome Browser (beta channel) for Android received a major update delivering tons of changes. One of which delivers the new Android L material design look to users early. Last month at the annual Google I/O Developer event Android users and developers received their first look at […]

OS X Yosemite Public Beta Now Available

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Right on schedule from yesterday’s news that the OS X Yosemite public beta would be arriving today, Apple has now pushed out the software to those who signed up to participate. OS X Yosemite has been in beta form for a while now and has only been available to registered developers, but anyone who signed […]

OS X Yosemite Public Beta Arriving Tomorrow

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OS X Yosemite has been in beta form for a while now and has only been available to registered developers, but starting tomorrow, the public can give the new OS a try. A couple of days ago, it was rumored that the public beta for OS X Yosemite would be released at some point this […]

OS X Yosemite Public Beta Coming Later This Month

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OS X Yosemite has been available to developers in beta form for quite some time, but a public beta is said to be arriving later this month. OS X Yosemite was announced and unveiled at Apple’s WWDC developers conference back in early June and Apple even released an initial beta to registered developers that very […]

How to Play the Best Xbox One & PS4 Games Early

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There are a lot of amazing Xbox One and Ps4 games coming in 2014 and in 2015 that we cannot wait to play. If you’re like us you don’t want to wait for far away release dates either. Thanks to Xbox One and PS4 betas you don’t need to wait to play the best games […]

New iMac 2014 With Retina Rumors Heat Up with OS X Yosemite

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Apple is working on a new iMac 2014 update according to two leaks which showed off hints of a new iMac in the latest versions of Apple’s software, including information that points to an iMac with a Retina Display in the OS X Yosemite 10.10 beta that just arrived for developers this week. Apple did […]

How to Get the OS X Yosemite Beta Without Waiting for Apple

Here's how to get the OS X Yosemite beta early.

If you want to get the OS X Yosemite beta without waiting for the official and limited OS X Yosemite preview from Apple, you can download a version today that lets you try all of the latest OS X 10.10 features ahead of the fall release date. Apple announce OS X Yosemite at WWDC 2014 in June, showing […]

How to Get OS X 10.10 Yosemite Right Now

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Apple announced the next version of OS X today, officially unveiling OS X 10.10 Yosemite. It won’t release to the public until the fall, with an official release date still up in the air, but that doesn’t mean you can’t try it out right now. Apple’s OS X Beta Program is technically meant only for […]

iTunes 11.1 Makes Arranging iPhone Apps Easier in OS X Mavericks

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Apple released Apple OSX 10.9 Mavericks developer preview 8, a new beta that comes with iTunes 11.1. The new iTunes 11.1b110 (110)  includes a much-needed new feature in the iOS device app management screen. The new layout lets users more easily move app icons around their iPhone or iPad home screens. iTunes 11.1 keeps the […]

How to Get the OS X Mavericks Beta Right Now

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If you can’t wait for the OS X Mavericks release date later this year, you can dive into the Mavericks beta, which is better known as a developer preview. The OS X Mavericks beta offers a variety of small changes including better multi-monitor support, tagging for system files and system-wide improvements that should boost battery […]

State Farm’s RightLane: New App Tracks Driving, Saves on Insurance

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RightLane is an Android app currently in beta testing by State Farm. This application is likely a response to the Progressive Snapshot program. Snapshot by Progressive is a device that plugs into the vehicle’s diagnostic port and tracks driving behavior. It tracks everything from speed to the time-of-day the vehicle is in operation. If the driver […]

iOS 6.1.1 Beta Arrives: No Mention of Bad iOS 6.1 Battery Life Fix

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Apple released the iOS 6.1.1 beta to developers, just over a week after the official iOS 6.1 release and days after the evasi0n jailbreak. The iOS 6.1.1 update is compatible with the iPhone 5, iPad 4 and all other iOS 6 compatible devices, unlike the last minor iOS 6.0.2 update which only applied to the […]

How To Install iOS 6 Beta on the iPhone 4S

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If you can’t wait for the fall 2012 iOS 6 release date, you can download iOS 6 and install it on the iPhone 4s, iPhone 4 and iPad right now. Apple only makes the iOS 6 Beta available to developers, but if you aren’t willing to plunk down the $99 for a Developer License you […]

Spotify for Android Beta Is A Much Needed Update

Spotify for Android Beta Is A Much Needed Update

Spotify is a great music streaming service, but its mobile apps were never very good. The Android app, in particular, needed a lot of work. Spotify has finally released an update for Spotify for Android as a beta. Spotify announced the new Spotify for Android beta isn’t available in the Google Play Store yet, but […]

Try Photoshop CS6 Beta For Free – Explore 5 Great New Features

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Adobe announced Photoshop CS6 today, the next version of the popular and iconic photo editing tool. The new version of Photoshop won’t arrive until later this year, likely this summer, but you don’t have to wait until July to try Photoshop CS6 for yourself. Adobe is offering a free Photoshop CS6 beta that anyone can […]

Apple iOS 5.1 Beta 3 Sent to Devs With 3G Toggle Again

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Apple released the third beta of their iOS software for the Apple iPad, iPod Touch and iPhone with little new to report. That alone could be news, since it makes it very likely a new the new version of iOS will find its way to the masses soon. Could it possibly come in time for […]

Sony Ericsson Invites Advanced XPERIA Users to Test Ice Cream Sandwich

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Following Huawei’s move to make available early alpha and beta ROMs of Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich available on existing, released handsets, Sony Ericsson is doing the same for many of the company’s Android smartphone under the XPERIA brand. Sony Ericsson is making available Ice Cream Sandwich alpha ROMs–which are supposed to be even less […]

Apple Finally Gets Smart with Future Device Numbers in Beta Products

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You just wondered how long this might take. It did take awhile, but Apple has finally caught on. One of the ways the incessant (and increasingly detrimental) iOS device rumor mill keeps itself cranked up is Apple includes device numbers in the code of its Beta products. Eagle-eyed coders wait for this and go looking […]