BeWare is a collection of the latest applications and utilities currently available for the BeOS.
While it is not an exhaustive collection, it does contain much of the available software.
BeWare is updated daily. New applications and updates to
existing apps can be found on the New BeWare page.
BeWare Highlights provides an in-depth review of selected BeOS applications. Screenshots and key
application information are provided.
BeWare Gem of the Week
Each week, we recognize a new application which stands out from the rest for its utility, creativity,
or sheer entertainment value. An archive of past BeWare Gems can be found here.
November '98 Masters Awards
The BeOS Masters Awards recognize the individuals behind the best software being released for
To submit an application to BeWare, you must be a registered Be developer.
Information about the Registered Developer Program can be found in the
Registered Developer Area. You'll also find
Guidelines for submitting BeWare here.
BeOS Bundled Tools and Utilities
The BeOS also comes with dozens of shell tools (like
and applications (like FTP client and server, Email client, SCSI Probe and Telnet client) built-in.
They're documented in the Be Shell
Tools, and the Screenshot Tour of the BeOS, respectively.
Some applications include the source code used to create them; a list of BeWare with Source Code is available. Budding programmers would, of course, first want to read up on BeOS programming in the Developer Library.