Get the Jelly Bean keyboard for your ICS device running 4.0.3 or higher

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If you’re running ICS, at least version 4.0.3, on your Android device, then you should really check this out. A developer by the name of “Beansoft” has released a beta port of the Jelly Bean keyboard – and its prediction engine – that runs on Android 4.0.3 and ...

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Firefox for Android out of Beta, promises to upgrade your Android browsing experience

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The folks over at Mozilla have been tinkering with Firefox for Android for some time now. Old versions always seemed to be very “beta” in the way they handled, with slowdowns being a norm and unhappy testers being the same. However, with the new version, we can see some massive ...

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Financial Times launches beta app for Android

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Those of you who enjoy reading the Financial Times will be happy to know they have finally released a beta app for Android. While the app is in beta form and you may experience bugs, it still offers a variety of features and optimization. Currently the app only supports devices running Android ...

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Multi-touch for SwiftKey X moves out of Alpha, latest Beta version now available to VIP members

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You might remember us telling you about the alpha release of SwiftKey x, which was being tested out by VIP members. The alpha version included the much anticipated multi-touch functionality, and apparently the testing went well, because they have now bumped it up to beta and are releasing it to ...

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Samsung Rolling out Media Hub Beta to AT&T Galaxy S II Owners

Effective today, Samsung is letting people sign up to receive a beta version of the new-to-come Media Hub. At the start, this beta is only available for the AT&T Samsung Galaxy II and will add features for TV shows and Movies. This new Media Hub will be able to output the purchased media to ...

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Star Legends: The Blackstar Chronicles Beta Launched! WIN A BETA KEY (AG Exclusive)

Check it out! The day that we have been waiting for has finally arrived! Spacetime Studios, the makers of Pocket Legends, has launched the beta of Star Legends: The Blackstar Chronicles exclusively on Verizon's V-Cast service. So if you are a Verizon customer, go check it out and see if you can ...

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Google Music Beta live NOW!

Read the first line, then get going and get your invite request in!  Android Police has been staying on top of the url for Google Music, and has reported that the site is now live and taking beta requests.  I can confirm this as I went ahead and requested one just a few seconds ago. ... Read More

Beta Test This: Fring with Group Video Chat [VIDEO]

Fring, Android’s first video chat app, is back with another first: group video chat, which splits your screen into quadrants so you can video chat with up to three friends at the same time. Even better– the feature is free. Group chat hasn’t hit the release version of Fring ...

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Xobni for Gmail Arrives in Private Beta; Xobni for Android and iPhone Moving to Beta Soon

Many of us are already familiar with Xobni, the social networking integration tool, and now, a private beta for its highly-anticipated product for Gmail and Google Apps – Xobni for Gmail, has been announced. The product is free and helps users find and easily manage contacts. Xobni will move ...

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Official Gingerbread ROM for Galaxy S Leaked (Update: Screenshots!)

It's pretty official now, Samsung is working on Gingerbread for it's Galaxy S line. And how do we know? The beta ROM has been leaked on some vague Polish forum.

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Beta Test This! TV Show Favs

I’m still feverishly playing around with this new app and I have to say, I am very impressed. TV Show Favs by MKDevelopment is a highly integrated and customizable application that keeps track of everything television for you.  

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TweetDeck for Android Nearing Public Beta

So this appeared on TweetDeck’s blog today. They say TweetDeck for Android will be in public beta testing  by the end of this week. It has also been described as a “thing of beauty” by one of  Google’s Android Developer Advocates. Sounds like this is going to be awesome, ...

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Swype Expecting To Be On 50 Handsets by 2011

Reuters is reporting that Swype CEO Mike McSherry is expecting his keyboard, which I absolutely love, to be on 50 phones by year’s end. That’s right, 50 phones! Crazy stuff.  Currently, Swype is running officially on 10 handsets (including the Droid X ), so they have a way to go, ...

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T-Mobile’s Voice Plus Beta Has Started

After nearly a month of waiting,  T-Mobile has started their Voice Plus Beta program for G1 owners.  Emails are being sent out this evening to those of you who signed up to participate in a new service to manage calls and voicemail on your Android phone. Heads up!  To install the application on ...

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Beta Review: Swype

The onslaught of touch-only Androids hitting the market has created a bit of dilemma for me. You see unfortunately, I was blessed with fingers that may as well be physically allergic to on-screen keyboards. I’d literally take a T9 keypad over those ridiculous on-screen “mock ...

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