Boot to Gecko archive

  • Telefonica: Firefox OS better and cheaper than Android
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    Telefonica: Firefox OS better and cheaper than Android

    By 6 July 2012

    The upcoming arrival of the Mozilla Firefox mobile OS, also known as Boot to Gecko, has been given quite the backing, being described as better and cheaper than Android by the head of Telefonica O2 Europe. At the Telefonica Digital conference in London,...

  • Mozilla Boot to Gecko pictures and hands-on
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    Mozilla Boot to Gecko pictures and hands-on

    By 2 March 2012

    Boot to Gecko, the mobile OS that isn't really an OS, officially launched over in Barcelona at MWC after the idea was touted by Mozilla back in July last year. Unlike the theory back then though, when Mozilla's Andreas Gal stated that the platform would...

  • Mozilla teaming up with LG to take on Android and iOS
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    Mozilla teaming up with LG to take on Android and iOS

    By 24 February 2012

    Waaaaay back in July, Pocket-lint brought you the news that Mozilla had announced plans to build a HTML5 based mobile phone OS, in a project labelled Boot2Gecko. Fast forward seven months or so and it looks as if the project could be getting a pretty...

  • Firefox OS coming to your smartphone
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    Firefox OS coming to your smartphone

    By 26 July 2011

    Mozilla has announced plans to build a HTML5 based mobile phone OS, in a project labelled Boot to Gecko. Speaking via a developers forum, Mozilla's Andreas Gal stated that "Mozilla believes that the web can displace proprietary, single-vendor stacks for...