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256 results for BETA

77 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
See the dictionary definition for BETA.

Saturday, July 1, 201731DA new computer program may be in itDavid Phillips
Saturday, February 4, 201734AWhat bugs are found inPatrick Berry
Wednesday, November 23, 201655DTesting stage (2)David Steinberg
Sunday, October 2, 201650AIt may be full of bugsZhouqin Burnikel
Wednesday, March 23, 201624DTesting stage (2)Alex Boisvert and Jeff Chen
Wednesday, September 16, 201534ASee 22-AcrossJoel Fagliano and Finn Vigeland
Wednesday, June 10, 20154AUn-debugged software version, perhapsTracy Gray
Monday, March 9, 20151ALetter after alphaDebbie Ellerin
Saturday, January 3, 201525DTest letter?Sam Ezersky
Monday, November 24, 201424AAlpha, ___, gamma ... (2)Robert Seminara
Sunday, August 10, 20144ANot the final versionElizabeth C. Gorski
Monday, March 4, 201354DOld VHS rivalIan Livengood
Sunday, July 1, 201287DKind of test (5)Dan Schoenholz
Wednesday, March 7, 201232ASoftware prototype (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sunday, January 29, 201283D___ decayIan Livengood
Tuesday, January 17, 201223DAlpha-gamma connectorElizabeth A. Long
Wednesday, June 1, 20119ASoftware prototype (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Tuesday, March 8, 20117DTest software releasePaul Hunsberger
Saturday, January 8, 201138AWhat bugs are often found inWill Nediger
Saturday, February 13, 201052DNot fully testedAshish Vengsarkar
Tuesday, September 1, 200910AEarly software versionSteven Ginzburg
Monday, July 13, 200935DGamma preceder (2)C. W. Stewart
Thursday, June 25, 200942AKind of blocker (4)Bill Zais
Tuesday, April 21, 200911DSoftware test version (2)Ronald J. and Nancy J. Byron
Sunday, April 12, 2009105DTest stage (2)Eric Berlin
Wednesday, January 28, 200966ATest version (4)Michael Langwald
Monday, December 29, 200826DCommercial prefix with -max or -camKevin Donovan
Wednesday, October 22, 20081ATest version (4)Gary J. Whitehead
Thursday, September 25, 200838DKey letter (2)Victor Fleming
Thursday, March 6, 200819ANot yet final, in a wayPamela Amick Klawitter
Monday, January 7, 200811DAlpha, ___, gamma ... (2)Lynn Lempel
Friday, November 30, 200711ASecond in a series (3)Henry Hook
Friday, September 21, 20073DSecond of 24Paula Gamache
Sunday, September 16, 2007114AEarly versionMike Nothnagel
Sunday, March 25, 200784ATest version (4)Fred Piscop
Thursday, November 2, 200614AOld VCR formatJohn Farmer
Thursday, September 7, 200631ATest stage (2)Lucy Gardner Anderson
Tuesday, August 8, 20063DTest modelEd Early
Tuesday, July 4, 200633ATest version (4)Ed Early
Tuesday, February 28, 200658DPhi ___ Kappa (3)Jim Hyres
Saturday, August 20, 20051AEarly releasePatrick Berry
Sunday, May 29, 200552DIt's not the final releaseFrank Longo
Wednesday, May 4, 200564AKind of blocker (4)Victor Fleming
Sunday, August 15, 2004131D___ blocker (2)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Thursday, January 1, 20041ASecond in a series (3)Richard Silvestri
Thursday, October 23, 20033DNot-quite-final softwareMichael Shteyman
Tuesday, September 16, 200359AGamma preceder (2)Michael Doran
Friday, August 8, 200311ANuclear physics prefixMyles Callum
Wednesday, July 23, 200351DLoser to VHSEd Early
Sunday, June 22, 2003125AWith 61-Down, Pollux, e.g.John Duschatko
Sunday, March 30, 200382A___-testAlan Arbesfeld
Thursday, December 5, 200219DAs yet unmarketed, as softwareJoe DiPietro
Monday, November 5, 200140APhi ___ Kappa (3)Jenny Gutbezahl
Tuesday, July 24, 200120ASoftware test version (2)Gayle Dean
Thursday, June 21, 200143AKind of test (5)Peter Abide
Sunday, January 21, 200183DKind of test (5)Con Pederson
Sunday, January 7, 200164DSecond in a series (3)Manny Nosowsky
Friday, June 30, 200021AKind of test (5)Martin Ashwood-Smith
Monday, June 12, 200026APhi ___ Kappa (3)Andrea C. Michaels
Monday, July 5, 199918A___ carotene (3)Gregory E. Paul
Sunday, November 8, 199878DSecond in orderFred Piscop
Sunday, July 5, 1998119ACertain constellation starJoe DiPietro
Sunday, December 7, 199757AKind of test (5)Randolph Ross
Wednesday, August 13, 199762AVHS alternative (3)Richard Silvestri
Sunday, August 10, 199765AKind of testingNancy Nicholson Joline
Monday, August 4, 19974DVHS alternative (3)Gregory E. Paul
Wednesday, April 16, 199726DHome video formatBrendan Emmett Quigley
Tuesday, April 8, 199765AKind of blocker (4)Fred Piscop
Tuesday, January 7, 199764AKey letter (2)J. Schmalzbach
Monday, December 30, 199649D___ carotene (3)C. F. Murray
Tuesday, December 24, 19961A___ blocker (2)E. C. Gorski
Thursday, October 24, 19961AKind of blocker (4)M. S. Maurer
Saturday, August 24, 199651DPhase constant, in physicsJ. Page
Monday, January 23, 199532DObsolescent VCR formatSidney L. Robbins
Thursday, January 27, 19941DKind of starBetty Jorgensen
Monday, December 20, 199368A_____ carotene (3)Norma Steinberg
Saturday, December 18, 199329DVHS alternative (3)Manny Nosowsky

3 results for BETA from Variety puzzles.

July 5, 2015cryptic1DBHB (4)Richard Silvestri
February 25, 2007panda49AHeart of Tibetans' letterMel Taub
October 10, 2004other34DFree, in a bat's nameLee Glickstein and Nancy Salomon

176 results for BETA from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Thursday, September 30, 199344ASecond in a seriesManny NosowskyTaub
Sunday, July 25, 199365DBeth's Greek cousinJacques LiwerMaleska
Tuesday, July 13, 19931AGreek BMichael S. MaurerMaleska
Saturday, April 17, 199324DVCR tape formatKevin BoyleMaleska
Saturday, November 14, 199233DLetter on a keyJames L. BeattyMaleska
Sunday, April 5, 199249DBeth's Greek cousinWarren W. ReichMaleska
Wednesday, October 2, 199132DSecond in a seriesJoy L. WoukMaleska
Wednesday, August 21, 199114AAlpha followerBetty JorgensenMaleska
Thursday, May 23, 199123DKind of particle or rayJudith PerryMaleska
Wednesday, April 24, 199160DVHS competitorCharles E. GerschMaleska
Sunday, March 10, 1991129DKind of particle or rayJoan P. LeemhorstMaleska
Wednesday, June 20, 199054DGreek letterRita YelleMaleska
Friday, May 25, 199061AGreek letterKenneth HaxtonMaleska
Thursday, April 5, 19901DSecond in a seriesBetty JorgensenMaleska
Monday, December 11, 198942AAlpha followerSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Tuesday, October 17, 198953DPhi follower on a keyJudson G. TrentMaleska
Thursday, September 14, 19891AHonor-society letterPatricia A. CevaalMaleska
Tuesday, March 14, 198958ASecond Greek letterCohenMaleska
Wednesday, November 2, 198851DGreek letterRita YelleMaleska
Monday, August 22, 198863AKey letterJudson G. TrentMaleska
Wednesday, March 2, 19881AA rayWilliam S. McIlrathMaleska
Thursday, January 7, 198834DGreek letterDorothy SmitonickMaleska
Wednesday, November 5, 198610APhi ___ KappaErnie FurtadoMaleska
Monday, November 3, 198654DAlpha followerSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Friday, August 15, 19866DSecond of a seriesWalter CovellMaleska
Friday, July 4, 198641ABeth's Greek cousinH. Hastings ReddallMaleska
Tuesday, June 10, 198629DKey letterJudson G. TrentMaleska
Wednesday, June 4, 198638AGamma precederKay SullivanMaleska
Wednesday, March 26, 198643A___ particle (electron)Larry GoldhirschMaleska
Saturday, September 14, 198555DKind of ray or waveRobert KatzMaleska
Saturday, July 27, 198548ABeth's Greek cousinPatterson PeppleMaleska
Saturday, June 29, 198510AGreek letterGayle DeanMaleska
Monday, December 31, 19841AAlpha followerMerryl MaleskaMaleska
Thursday, August 2, 198424ASecond in a seriesBrownMaleska
Sunday, December 25, 198331DGreek letterAnne FoxMaleska
Thursday, November 24, 198343AChard genusJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Thursday, October 20, 198343DLetter on a keyLois SidwayMaleska
Friday, August 19, 198349DGreek letterJamie KaplanMaleska
Sunday, August 7, 198383AKey letterGeorge Rose SmithMaleska
Friday, January 14, 198334DKey letterBernice GordonMaleska
Friday, June 4, 19821AGamma's predecessorCatherine BenanteMaleska
Monday, May 10, 198234AGamma precederJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Thursday, July 30, 198132DPhi ___ KappaEmory H. CainMaleska
Sunday, May 10, 198158ASecond-brightest starJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Wednesday, February 25, 198122DKey letterWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Saturday, January 17, 198117ASecond in a Greek seriesI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Saturday, January 3, 19813DElementary particleNancy McCarthyMaleska
Saturday, October 25, 198050DBright starMermelsteinMaleska
Sunday, July 20, 1980104DKind of rayMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Sunday, July 6, 198021AKey letterBert RosenfieldMaleska
Tuesday, July 1, 19801AFraternity letter between phi and kappaHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Monday, September 24, 197942AHonor society letterJean J. DavisonMaleska
Sunday, July 1, 197940DGreek letterAnne FoxMaleska
Sunday, April 2, 1978100DLetter on a keyRichard SilvestriMaleska
Friday, February 17, 197821APhi ___ KappaA. J. SantoraMaleska
Monday, January 2, 197839DWord on a certain keyHarriet Gilson RosenbergMaleska
Thursday, July 14, 197747DLetter on a scholar's keyJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Tuesday, May 3, 197734DLetter on a keyAlice H. KaufmanMaleska
Friday, October 8, 197656DGreek letterStanley A. KurzbanWeng
Thursday, May 13, 197645ABetween Phi and KappaExmanWeng
Wednesday, May 12, 197612DGreek letterSophie FiermanWeng
Thursday, March 25, 19763DGreek letterSophie FiermanWeng
Monday, March 8, 197610AGreek letterF. CoatesWeng
Monday, January 5, 197613DGreek letterHerb L. RisteenWeng
Wednesday, September 24, 19751AGreek letterWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Saturday, June 21, 197548DGreek letterWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Tuesday, May 27, 197515AGreek letterHerb L. RisteenWeng
Saturday, November 23, 197414DGreek letterJordan S. LasherWeng
Monday, November 11, 197450AGreek letterEvelyn BenshoofWeng
Monday, November 4, 197411DGreek letterHenry V. StrakaWeng
Friday, August 2, 197434DBetween alpha and gammaJordan S. LasherWeng
Thursday, July 25, 197441DGreek letterJean ReedWeng
Monday, July 8, 197450AGreek letterElizabeth M. QuackenbushWeng
Tuesday, May 21, 197429DKind of test or rayLois HillisWeng
Sunday, November 18, 1973130DLetter on a keyEugene T. MaleskaWeng
Monday, October 15, 197364AGreek letterUnknownWeng
Sunday, May 20, 197371AKind of rayPeter T. ThorntonWeng
Saturday, December 9, 197256DGreek letterUnknownWeng
Thursday, November 16, 197240AGreek letterUnknownWeng
Sunday, September 24, 1972108DGreek letterGeorge Rose SmithWeng
Sunday, July 2, 1972126AGreek letterAnne FoxWeng
Thursday, June 29, 197217ASecond in a seriesUnknownWeng
Sunday, April 2, 197235DKind of rayBert KruseWeng
Tuesday, August 17, 19715ACertain rayUnknownWeng
Thursday, July 29, 197153DGreek letterUnknownWeng
Monday, April 26, 197145DGreek letterUnknownWeng
Wednesday, March 3, 197142AGreek letterUnknownWeng
Wednesday, March 4, 197047DGreek letterUnknownWeng
Friday, January 30, 197046AGreek letterUnknownWeng
Monday, July 7, 19691AGreek letter.UnknownWeng
Saturday, June 14, 196929DGreek letter.UnknownWeng
Tuesday, June 3, 196939AGreek letter.UnknownWeng
Monday, May 12, 196911DGreek letter.UnknownWeng
Thursday, February 6, 196913DGreek letter.UnknownWeng
Tuesday, September 3, 196860DSecond in a series.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, June 19, 196860AGreek letter.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, February 21, 196836ASecond in a series.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, January 30, 196866AGreek letter.UnknownFarrar
Monday, January 22, 196844DGreek letter.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, September 24, 196797DGreek letter.Jean ReedFarrar
Sunday, May 28, 1967103DSecond in a series.W. E. JonesFarrar
Monday, April 3, 19671DSecond of a series.Christine R. ValenceFarrar
Friday, March 10, 196757DSecond of a series.Louis SabinFarrar
Wednesday, January 25, 196752DSecond brightest star.Louise EarnestFarrar
Sunday, November 6, 196650A___ rays.W. E. JonesFarrar
Monday, September 26, 196625AType of ray.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, August 28, 196691DGreek letter.William A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
Saturday, August 6, 196644DSecond in a series.UnknownFarrar
Friday, February 11, 196659DSecond of a series.UnknownFarrar
Monday, February 8, 196517AGreek letter.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, January 12, 196546ASecond of a series.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, December 5, 196423AFraternity letter.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 15, 196497ASecond in a series.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Tuesday, October 27, 196437AFraternity letter.UnknownFarrar
Monday, August 10, 196471AGreek letter.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, July 30, 196458ASecond brightest star.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, February 1, 196460DGreek letter.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
Saturday, July 27, 196324AKind of ray.UnknownFarrar
Monday, May 20, 196356DFraternity man.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, April 7, 19635AGreek letter.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Thursday, April 26, 196255DSecond of a series.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
Sunday, February 18, 1962110ASecond of a series.Lois HillisFarrar
Wednesday, September 20, 196150DGreek letter.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, June 18, 1961109DSecond of a series.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Monday, May 22, 196169AGreek letter.UnknownFarrar
Monday, March 6, 196160DGreek letter.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, October 29, 196041DSecond in a series.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, June 22, 196016AGreek letter.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, December 29, 19593DSecond in a series.UnknownFarrar
Monday, October 19, 195938ASecond of a series.UnknownFarrar
Friday, September 18, 195938AFraternity letter.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, November 12, 195844DGreek letter.Sidney LambertFarrar
Monday, October 27, 195833AGreek letter.Helen FasuloFarrar
Monday, July 21, 195836AGreek letter.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Wednesday, June 4, 195844ASecond U. S. satellite, 1958 ___.J. F. KellyFarrar
Friday, April 18, 195853DGreek letter.Herman KeldFarrar
Thursday, November 28, 195753DSecond brightest star in a constellation.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, October 26, 19571DGreek letter.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, September 14, 195745AGreek letter.Harold T. BersFarrar
Wednesday, March 6, 195758ABefore gamma.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
Sunday, August 26, 195636AType of electronic ray.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, July 29, 1956115DSecond of a series.William S. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Tuesday, July 24, 19567ASymbol on a certain key.Marion MoeserFarrar
Friday, June 15, 195638DPart of a fraternity insignia.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Tuesday, October 12, 19546ASymbol designating the second of a series.Alice CookFarrar
Friday, September 24, 19541AGreek letter.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Saturday, May 22, 195413DGreek letter.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Sunday, April 25, 195471ASecond-brightest star.Israel GitterFarrar
Friday, March 26, 195444AGreek letter.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Sunday, November 8, 195365DSecond of a series.Israel GitterFarrar
Monday, August 24, 195338DGreek letter.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Wednesday, August 5, 195355DGreek letter.Bernice GordonFarrar
Friday, July 31, 19533DPhi ___ Kappa.Roberta MorseFarrar
Friday, February 6, 195354DGreek letter.Diana SessionsFarrar
Saturday, January 24, 195353DGreek letter.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Friday, October 3, 195260AGreek letter.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, August 7, 195262ASecond in a series.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, May 8, 195210APart of a fraternity name.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, February 12, 195238APhi ___ Kappa.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, January 6, 195251AGreek letter.Ethel LeStrangeFarrar
Sunday, December 16, 1951106AJust before gamma.Charles CrossFarrar
Thursday, October 18, 195142DGreek letter.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, July 10, 195156DLetter before gamma.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 8, 1951106AThe Greek 2.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Wednesday, July 4, 195150DDesignating second-brightest star.UnknownFarrar
Monday, March 5, 195130DGreek letter.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, October 8, 195094DSecond brightest star.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sunday, September 10, 195035AGreek letter.D. G. CaywoodFarrar
Sunday, August 15, 194836AGreek letter.P. J. LamannaFarrar
Sunday, January 19, 194789AGreek letter.W. W. WebsterFarrar
Sunday, December 1, 194610ALetter meaning 2.S. K. FliegnerFarrar
Sunday, February 10, 194685AGreek letter.C. L. CrossFarrar
Sunday, March 25, 1945109AGreek numeral, 2.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sunday, October 8, 194439AGreek letter.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, May 21, 1944127DGreek letter.Elizabeth PattersonFarrar
Sunday, November 29, 1942116DLetter written by Plato.Willard N. JordanFarrar