Firefox
Mozilla wants the Web to be a platform that’s fit for any purpose. That’s why the company is investing in Firefox OS—to fight back against the proliferation of platform-specific smartphone apps—and it’s why the company has been working on WebGL, in order to bring 3D graphics to the browser, Emscripten, a tool for compiling C++ Continue Reading →
Firefox
Rumors have been swirling about Apple and Samsung building smartwatches, but they’re not the only ones. One Chinese company is reportedly looking to get into the time-keeping game Firefox OS. Known for its e-readers and an Android-fueled smartwatch released last year, a subdivision of massive Chinese tech outfit Shanda called Guoke plans to sell a Continue Reading →
Firefox Phone
Mozilla said it won’t be launching its own hardware to run the in-development Firefox OS when it’s finished, but the company has just announced a “Developer Preview Phone” for putting the OS through its paces. It’s not quite the same as the mystery device we saw sporting Firefox OS at CES, but its specs seem Continue Reading →
Firefox
Software developer Mozilla has launched a preview edition of its integrated Firefox marketplace for Android developers. Available now in the Aurora development version of Firefox for Android, the feature includes a number of “showcase apps” in the areas of games, productivity and news and media that users can browse, install and use. “This release gives developers Continue Reading →
Firefox
The latest cutting-edge nightly build of Firefox 18 finally features support for Apple’s high-resolution Retina screen on the MacBook Pro. Firefox 18 is scheduled to arrive in Mozilla’s Aurora release channel in about a week. After that, it will make its way through the beta channel and finally become the stable version around the second Continue Reading →