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Firefox for Android updated, bringing WebRTC and NFC sharing

by: Nate SwannerSeptember 18, 2013
Firefox has updated the Android version of their mobile browser today, bringing a host of welcome changes. On the heels of the Chrome update for Android, Firefox has made similar modifications to allow for better functionality, and an aesthetic refresh.
 
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Will a third major platform benefit Android users?

by: Mike AndriciApril 6, 2013
We take a shot at uncovering the potential benefits and disadvantages for Android users should a third major platform emerge in the mobile ecosystem.
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Sony declares interest in Firefox OS, while Samsung says “pass”

by: AdrianFebruary 26, 2013
Alcatel, ZTE, Huawei and LG have been announced as the first Mozilla partners, with a fifth name confirmed earlier today – Sony.
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Mozilla, AT&T, and Ericsson collaborate to integrate calls and your browser

by: Rob TriggsFebruary 25, 2013
Mozilla, AT&T ,and Ericsson are all teaming up to bring their WebRTC-based concept to MWC. The idea will allow users to make voice calls, access their contacts, and share files from a web browser linked to their mobile number.
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On the Firefox origin of Chrome OS

by: Conan HughesFebruary 16, 2013
You read the title right - Chrome OS has its roots in Mozilla Firefox, according to a recent blog post by former Google employee Jeff Nelson.
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Does the world need more mobile OSs?

by: Nate SwannerJanuary 27, 2013
With a few operating systems on offer for your mobile device, do you need more options to consider? Will any of the new crop be able to challenge Android?
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Firefox for Android adds support for ARMv6 devices

by: Kristofer WoukNovember 20, 2012
While the feature first arrived in nightly builds way back in July, support for devices with ARMv6 processors is now live in the latest release of Firefox for Android.
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Firefox 16 for Android receives support for ARMv6 in nightly build

by: LucianJuly 26, 2012

I’ve talked before about how I wish we’d all move on from the ARMv6 architecture, now that we’re already getting so close to the launch of the 64 bit ARMv8 architecture within the next 2 years. The sad reality is that most devices, especially the low-end ones, are still on this decade old architecture.

Hopefully, with the launch of Cortex A7 next year, which is built on ARMv7, we’ll finally start to forget about ARMv6, at least for new devices. Google has already started doing that with Chrome, for example, which only supports the ARMv7 architecture, even if you have Android 4.0 on your phone.

Until recently, Firefox for Android only [...]

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Firefox 14: Faster, smarter, safer Web browser for Android

by: Paul NuñalJuly 13, 2012

Firefox had been enjoying its share of success in the past few years until Google Chrome came along and took some of the spotlight. But, this doesn’t mean that Firefox is down and out as there are still millions of loyal users using the world-famous browser.

When it comes to the mobile version, web browsers are not that different from their desktop counterparts. Some of the famous mobile web browsers are Dolphin Browser HD, Chrome for Android, and lot more. Firefox, on the other hand, is still sporting the beta tag and Mozilla hasn’t released the official stable version. Despite Firefox’s shortcomings, the latest version, Firefox 14, is finally making its way to the [...]

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Firefox OS shall be better and cheaper than Android, says Telefónica

by: Will G.July 9, 2012

Mozilla, the company highly known for developing one of the most successful internet browsers of all time, is soon to rival the mobile OS market. As early as 2013, we will be able to play with some hot, new smart phones with a different operating system.

So different in fact, Telefónica says that the OS will be even “better and cheaper” than its great competitor, Android. Matthew Key, Head of Telefónica Digital pointed out some flaws with Google mobile OS, including the massive delay in software updates for each of the Android’s divisions, as well as the “fragmentation” of the Google Play Store.

Key also addressed the large demand for the Android OS, and the [...]

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