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alpha version

, preview version, beta version - Alpha version describes a development status that usually means the first complete version of a program or application, which is most likely unstable, but is useful to show what the product will do to, usually, a selected group—and is also called preview version; the beta version is usually the last version before wide release, often tested by users under real-world conditions.
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The experimental alpha version of the new browser was launched in November last year, and uses the Chromium open-source browser, which serves as the foundation for Google Chrome.
Once this is resolved, the programme calls for an alpha version with some content to be available by May 2015, with a beta version with substantial (but not all) content then being available for field testing during July, August and September.
Company released the Alpha version of its next generation social music streaming application to 100 participants from its key demographic target market to use and provide valuable feedback for continued product development
Also, the alpha version of the iOS mobile app is built and has been used to test the current prototypes.
The timeline has been rolled out in alpha version for Android, which suggests that the feature could soon be rolled out into the company's regular mobile app or be scrapped based on the reviews by early testers.
Respawn Entertainment's upcoming FPS video game, Titanfall, where players battle out as pilots of mechs in online multiplayer matches, has new gameplay details that have been revealed by a Reddit user, who posted it after getting the chance to play the alpha version of Titanfall.
This beta version has been refined based on customer feedback of 3 clients who were using the alpha version of the platform - the alpha version had a soft launch in September, 2012 to a selected audience.
This platform will be launched in Alpha version before January 2012.
POEM is still in an alpha version, but should reach the market next year," Aillerie said.
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Augumented reality developer Gravity Jack Inc announced on Friday that it has finished a closed alpha version of its software development kit and has used it to create an augmented office indoors.