Wikipedia Beta

Wikipedia Beta

Official Wikipedia (beta) app for Android.

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Welcome to Wikipedia Beta for Android! 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 mobile-android-wikipedia@wikimedia.org.

Features

Explore feed Recommended and constantly-updating Wikipedia content right on the home screen including current events trending articles events on this day in history suggested reading and more. The feed is fully customizable — you can select the types of content you want to see or rearrange the order in which different types of content appear.

Color themes With a choice of Light Dark and Black themes as well as text size adjustment you can customize the app for the most comfortable reading experience.

Voice-integrated search Easily find what you’re looking for with a prominent search bar at the top of the app including voice-enabled search on your device.

Nearby Learn more about what’s around you by selecting points on an interactive map to see articles related to your current and nearby location.

Language support Seamlessly switch to reading any language-supported Wikipedia either by changing the language of the current article or changing your preferred search language while searching.

Link previews Tap on an article to preview it without losing your place in what you’re currently reading. Press and hold a link to open it in a new tab allowing you to keep reading the current article without losing your place and switch to the new tab when you're ready.

Table of contents swipe left on any article to bring up the table of contents which lets you jump to article sections easily.

Reading lists Organize the articles you browse into reading lists which you can access even when you're offline. Create as many lists as you like give them custom names and descriptions and populate them with articles from any language wiki.

Syncing Enable synchronizing reading lists to your Wikipedia account.

Image gallery Tap on an image to view the image full-screen in high resolution with options to swipe for browsing additional images.

Definitions from Wiktionary Tap-and-hold to highlight a word then tap the "Define" button to see a definition of the word from Wiktionary.

Wikipedia Zero Access Wikipedia for Android free of data charges for participating mobile operators.

Send us your feedback about the app! In the menu press "Settings" then "About the Wikipedia app" then "Send app feedback".

The code is 100% open source. If you have experience with Java and the Android SDK then we look forward to your contributions! https//github.com/wikimedia/apps-android-wikipedia

By using this app you agree to the automatic transmission of crash reports to a third-party service provider. If you would like to disable this feature please press "Settings" then toggle off "Send crash reports" under the General section.
Explanation of permissions needed by the app https//www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Wikimedia_Apps/Android_FAQ#Security_and_Permissions

Privacy policy https//m.wikimediafoundation.org/wiki/Privacy_policy

Crash report third-party service provider privacy policy https//www.microsoft.com/en-us/privacystatement/OnlineServices/Default.aspx

Terms of Use https//m.wikimediafoundation.org/wiki/Terms_of_Use

About the Wikimedia Foundation

The Wikimedia Foundation is the nonprofit organization that supports Wikipedia and the other Wikimedia projects. The Wikimedia Foundation is a charitable organization funded mainly through donations. For more information please visit our website https//wikimediafoundation.org/wiki/Home.


About this version (2.7.50337-beta-2020-12-04)

Minor bug fixes and enhancements.

Other versions

2.7.50336-beta-2020-11-24 released on 24 November 2020 (53 days ago)
2.7.50335-beta-2020-11-16 released on 16 November 2020 (61 days ago)
2.7.50334-beta-2020-11-02 released on 02 November 2020 (75 days ago)
2.7.50333-beta-2020-10-06 released on 06 October 2020 (102 days ago)
2.7.50332-beta-2020-09-28 released on 28 September 2020 (110 days ago)
2.7.50331-beta-2020-09-14 released on 14 September 2020 (124 days ago)
2.7.50330-beta-2020-08-04 released on 04 August 2020 (165 days ago)
2.7.50327-beta-2020-07-29 released on 29 July 2020 (171 days ago)
2.7.50325-beta-2020-07-16 released on 16 July 2020 (184 days ago)
2.7.50324-beta-2020-06-29 released on 29 June 2020 (201 days ago)
2.7.50323-beta-2020-06-26 released on 26 June 2020 (204 days ago)
2.7.50322-beta-2020-06-08 released on 08 June 2020 (222 days ago)
2.7.50321-beta-2020-05-28 released on 28 May 2020 (233 days ago)

Details and Recent Ratings

Size: 11 MB
Version: 2.7.50337-beta-2020-12-04 by Wikimedia Foundation
Updated: 04 December 2020 (43 days ago)
Released: 10 May 2012
Installations: more than 1 000 000
Wikipedia Beta
5 Stars: 24748
4 Stars: 4248
3 Stars: 1559
2 Stars: 609
1 Star: 1969

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