uTorrent for mac

Discussion in 'Mac Apps and Mac App Store' started by 251920, Dec 29, 2009.

  1. 251920 macrumors member

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    Hi, I've been using uTorrent for mac and I recently noticed that now theu have and alpha and beta utorrent for download, what is the difference between alpha and beta versions?
     
  2. spinnerlys Guest

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    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Software_release_life_cycle#Alpha
    via http://www.google.com/search?client=safari&rls=en&q=alpha+vs+beta+software&ie=UTF-8&oe=UTF-8

    In short: alpha is for internal testing, which is considered less stable (but although sometimes tested in public), beta is for external/public testing of software.
    Alpha is as it can be seen also one version ahead of the beta.

    And wow, you can put the beta on a floppy disk.
     
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