Wikipedia Beta

Wikipedia Beta


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Welcome to the Wikipedia Beta for Android! We’re excited to offer a major update to the Wikipedia Android app for beta testing before our full market release.

What’s new in this app:

* A major design update (we went native!)
* Editing – help improve Wikipedia articles from your phone!
* Everything is faster, whether you’re searching, browsing, or settling a bar bet
* Table of contents to help you navigate long article and get to the information you need
* Wikipedia Zero support – data charges waived for participating mobile operators (Wikipedia as always is of course freely licensed)

Additional features:

* Search any language Wikipedia
* Bookmark pages
* Random article
* Recent browsing history

You can install Wikipedia Beta alongside your current version of Wikipedia for Android, so you can test our new features before they go live for all Wikipedia for Android users. Your feedback will help us fix bugs and decide what features to focus on next.

Please help us improve this app by leaving feedback here or sending a note to our mailing list,

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Recently changed in this version

* Combine title and full text search results
* Use Wikidata description returned by MobileView (saves an extra request per page)
* Make checkboxes more visible in dark mode on 4.x
* Update page styling
* Disable autocorrect on username fields when logging in or creating new account
* Fix possible crash when backing out of Gallery activity
* Fix crash when clicking images in Preview
* Fix getting gallery image from non primary site

Comments and ratings for Wikipedia Beta
  • (70 stars)

    by Kasun Priyadarshana on 03/02/2015

    Most usefull -pedia

  • (70 stars)

    by Tapash Roy on 03/02/2015

    I love this app.

  • (70 stars)

    by Uttam Singh on 03/02/2015

    Improve search in hindi

  • (70 stars)

    by Nagavel Balasubramanian on 02/02/2015

    Thanks wiki for keeping wealth of information at our fingertip.

  • (70 stars)

    by salina Fabbo on 02/02/2015

    Very convenient & useful

  • (70 stars)

    by Shubham Pant on 01/02/2015

    I like this app

  • (70 stars)

    by Sixuan He on 01/02/2015

    In the app we can only have one option of Chinese, cannot change between simplified Chinese or tranditional Chinese, please fix it, or put simpilified Chinese as default!!

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