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Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn Beta On PS3
If you happen to own the Sony PS3, then get this – fans of the Final Fantasy series will be pleased to hear that the beta of the Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn is now available, and Square Enix, in a way, has said that they will not be sparing any expense in delivering the most memorable elements of the series into A Realm Reborn. There will definitely be […]

Chrome Beta For Android Updated
Google has just released a spanking new beta version of Chrome for Android-powered handsets, and this is done through the Chrome Beta Channel. The Chrome beta program that was announced last week will allow Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and above device owners to test pre-release builds of the Chrome browser. This latest beta will definitely squash some of the known bugs, including the ability to edit bookmarks and jump […]

Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn Beta Test Plans
Square Enix has been quick off the blocks to share with the world their plans for Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn, which is due for an upcoming beta test. This beta test is said to be divided into four different phases, where it will be available at first only for the PC version of the game. Expect the beta test to begin sometime in the middle of February, with […]

Microsoft Flight beta now starting to accept applicants
If you’re a fan of flight simulator games, or Microsoft’s Flight series to be more specific, the good news is that you can sign yourself up to be a beta tester for the upcoming game. The beta is expected to begin in January so if you’re interested in participating, head on down here for the signup page.


Droid Incredible 2 gets beta Ice Cream Sandwich ROM
If you own the Droid Incredible 2 and you’ve been craving for some Ice Cream Sandwich, the good news is that a beta of the Ice Cream Sandwich ROM is now available for download from RootzWiki thanks to developer ProTekk. It should be noted that it is a beta and there are certain features that don’t work yet.

Skype 5.7 beta for Windows slightly updated
Skype 5.7 beta for Windows (, download link) has received an update which features a few new /better functionalities:Group screen sharing: First, groups can now use screen sharing. This was previously only working with a one to one video chat. Business users will really like that one.Facebook calls: Skype can now call Facebook users directly. Ever since Skype was integrated to Facebook, both companies have been working to integrate further. Skype […]

Battlefield 3 Open Beta now live
For those of you who didn’t get the early access to the Battlefield 3 beta, now’s your time to try the game before it gets released next month. Earlier today, EA/Dice officially announced the launch of the Battlefield 3 Open Beta on its official Battlefield blog. Users on the PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 and PC can all get into the action right away! (well, you’ll need to download the game […]

eBay 2.0 for BlackBerry released
Those of you who love shopping on eBay and wished that you could take your auctions everywhere with you and you have a BlackBerry device, you’re in luck. eBay v2.0 for BlackBerry Smartphones has just been released for BlackBerry phones. Only available from the BlackBerry Beta Zone at the moment, eBay 2.0 has new features such as BBM integration, and a new user interface. In fact there’s some new things […]

Diablo III release to be delayed till early 2012
Fans of Blizzard who have been eagerly anticipating the release of Diablo III will be disappointed to find out that the game will be delayed until early 2012. According to a press release on the company’s website, it was announced that the game would only see a release in the early part of 2012.

Diablo 3 beta invitation email phishing scam
Yes, the closed beta for Diablo 3 has started, and it’s no secret that everybody is interested in getting an invite. Well, some scammers have decided to use the Diablo 3 hype as an opportunity to phish for some account details of users. An email has been circulating around from a spoofed email address of with a message about the recipient being selected for the Diablo 3 beta […]

Battlefield 3 expansions arrive on PS3 before others
Here is more information concerning the Battlefield 3 Open Beta – while we know that the beta will be made available to the masses come September 29th all the way to October 10th, folks who picked up Medal of Honor: Limited Edition or Tier 1 Edition Online Pass will be on the receiving end of an early access pass thanks to a personal email invitation from DICE. This invitation will […]

Diablo 3 closed beta testing begins today
If you’ve signed up to be a beta tester for Diablo 3, I would keep an eye on my inbox over the next few days if I were you – Blizzard has announced that the closed beta test for its highly anticipated game begins today and it has begun issuing invites to selected participants. The first wave of invites has been sent out with more to come in the near […]

Google tests out encrypted search with Chrome beta users
In the battle for supremacy, search engine companies are constantly introducing new features to make their services more appealing than others. This time instead of introducing something “fun”, Google has decided to improve the security of your search results with an encrypted version of Google called Google SSL. This version of Google encrypts your searches so that your search terms and search results are protected from third party interception.Currently in […]

Diablo 3 public beta is "very close"
We’ve previously reported that Blizzard will be releasing the Diablo 3 public beta this September, and last week some leaked video footage and screenshots of the private beta found its way online (available after the break), which seems to point at the arrival of the public beta pretty soon. Well, the folks over at VG247 have managed to get in touch with Blizzard concerning the status of the public beta, […]