Wikipedia Beta

Wikipedia Beta


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, [email protected]

Recent changes:
More prominent Table of Contents drawer:
Updated action bar icon
Make drawer appear when scrolling a lot
Make search bar appear when ToC is opened
Fix flickering on page load
Clear the text in the box every time a search is done
Correctly handle back links in references
Jump back to same section after edit
Swap order of language names to show local name first and English name second when selecting languages

Experimental:
Full-text search
Page issues and disambiguation link dialogs
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4.4
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File size
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About Wikipedia Beta
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, [email protected]

Recent changes:
More prominent Table of Contents drawer:
Updated action bar icon
Make drawer appear when scrolling a lot
Make search bar appear when ToC is opened
Fix flickering on page load
Clear the text in the box every time a search is done
Correctly handle back links in references
Jump back to same section after edit
Swap order of language names to show local name first and English name second when selecting languages

Experimental:
Full-text search
Page issues and disambiguation link dialogs

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A Google User
Tuesday 11:41 PM
Yay! EDIT: You can now edit articles, which I love. ORIGINAL:It finally works. Still a shame that there's no way to log in and edit, but it's a step in the right direction.
A Google User
Tuesday 8:29 PM
Good
A Google User
Tuesday 7:03 PM
Vry useful App
A Google User
Tuesday 3:13 AM
After update this sucks I can't see the whole page anymore. Please fix then I give 5 stars
A Google User
Monday 6:04 PM
Not even downloading