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Tuesday, 26 Feb 2013

Firefox Phones to Hit Market Later This Year, First Commercial Build of OS Debuts at MWC 2013 (Updated with Video!)

Firefox Phones to Hit Market Later This Year, First Commercial Build of OS Debuts at MWC 2013 (Updated with Video!)

Four hardware makers - Alcatel, LG, ZTE, and Huawei - are set to build Firefox phones, which will start retailing from 17 carriers worldwide, later this year. Mozilla has also announced that it is also demonstrating its first commercial build of its Firefox OS at the MWC 2013.

Sony Joins in, Firefox Handset Already in the Works

Sony Joins in, Firefox Handset Already in the Works

The fifth, after Alcatel, LG, ZTE, and Huawei, to announce that they are making Firefox devices, Sony deputy CEO, Bob Ishida, has commented that their engineers are "currently working with Firefox OS Mobile and HTML 5 evolving technologies" for an upcoming device.

Thursday, 24 Jan 2013

Mozilla Introduces Two Dev Firefox OS Smartphones for Developers

Mozilla Introduces Two Dev Firefox OS Smartphones for Developers

To get gears up and running, the Mozilla Foundation has also announced yesterday that smartphones running the Firefox OS will be available to developers in February. Because the devices are not designed for consumers, they will be running development versions of Firefox OS.

Thursday, 2 Aug 2012

Early Screenshots of Firefox OS Shown

Early Screenshots of Firefox OS Shown

We last reported that Firefox OS based smartphones would be available in early 2013 and now we have some new screenshots of Mozilla's upcoming mobile OS.

Thursday, 5 Jul 2012

Firefox OS Powered Handsets Slated for Early 2013

Firefox OS Powered Handsets Slated for Early 2013

Firefox OS powered devices are slated for a commercial launch in Brazil in early 2013. The Firefox OS is based on Mozilla's "Boot to Gecko" project (BCG) that was first showcased at Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2012. Read on to find out more about Mozilla’s plans to launch its new mobile ecosystem.

Wednesday, 29 Feb 2012

Mozilla Demos Boot to Gecko at MWC 2012

Mozilla Demos Boot to Gecko at MWC 2012

Boot to Gecko marks Mozilla's first foray into the smartphone realm. We spotted Mozilla's new operating system at Mobile World Congress 2012 and did a quick hands-on. Read on to find out more.

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