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Matchstick is the new Chromecast but based on Firefox OS

Matchstick is the new Chromecast but based on Firefox OS

By 1 October 2014

There's a new project on Kickstarter that is taking aim at Chromecast. It's called Matchstick, the streaming stick built on Firefox OS. Chromecast is a HDMI dongle from Google that works over Wi-Fi and plugs into your HDTV, allowing you to stream content... >>

Mozilla's latest Firefox beta debuts with redesign, syncing features

Mozilla's latest Firefox beta debuts with redesign, syncing features

By 20 March 2014

Mozilla has given the next version of Firefox a hefty update, not only bringing a new design, but Firefox accounts, customisation features, and a new menu to the table, to take on Safari, Chrome, and Internet Explorer. The new features are available... >>

Firefox for Windows 8 Metro isn't happening now due to low interest, says Mozilla

Firefox for Windows 8 Metro isn't happening now due to low interest, says Mozilla

By 14 March 2014

After two years of development, Mozilla has announced it will not release a Metro-fied version of Firefox for Windows 8. The Firefox for Metro team has been building, testing, and refining a Firefox product for Windows 8 since 2012, but it has decided... >>

Firefox OS explained and hands-on with the Alcatel One Touch Fire C, ZTE Open C and Huawei Y300

Firefox OS explained and hands-on with the Alcatel One Touch Fire C, ZTE Open C and Huawei Y300

By 27 February 2014

Mozilla announced the future of its Firefox operating system during Mobile World Congress 2014 in Barcelona with a preview of what to expect to see at the show. Several devices running the operating system were revealed from its partners including Alcatel... >>

Mozilla planning Firefox Launcher for Android that is contextually aware

Mozilla planning Firefox Launcher for Android that is contextually aware

By 6 February 2014

Mozilla is launching a contextually aware Firefox Launcher for Android, the company announced at the InContext Conference in San Francisco on Wednesday. Even though Mozilla launched its own mobile OS last year, it wants to take over your Android home... >>

Firefox 23 launches, bringing share button and security features to desktop and updates for Android too

Firefox 23 launches, bringing share button and security features to desktop and updates for Android too

By 6 August 2013

Mozilla updated Firefox on Tuesday by launching Firefox 23 with new social features and content blocking for the desktop browser, as well as new RSS capabilities for the Android browser, among other things. Firefox for Windows, Mac and Linux has added... >>

Mozilla updates Firefox with 3D gaming, video calls - shows off with demo game

Mozilla updates Firefox with 3D gaming, video calls - shows off with demo game

By 25 June 2013

Mozilla released a new version of its Firefox Web browser on Tuesday that delivers support for 3D gaming, video calls and file sharing, enabling developers to create related Web apps without any plug-ins or third-party software. The new Firefox, called... >>

Firefox OS tablet official, Foxconn reveals

Firefox OS tablet official, Foxconn reveals

By 3 June 2013

The long-rumoured Firefox OS-powered tablet has now been made official. Revealed at a Foxconn press event during Computex 2013 in Taipei, the tablet emerged on a desk next to a Foxconn employee. While there are absolutely no details whatsoever on the... >>

Foxconn teaming up with Mozilla to push smartphone OS

Foxconn teaming up with Mozilla to push smartphone OS

By 3 June 2013

Foxconn and Mozilla have announced a partnership that will see the two companies join forces in order to build presence in the world of smartphone operating systems. Foxconn, also known as Hon Hai Group, will be the sixth equipment manufacturer to partner... >>

Foxconn and Mozilla to unveil Firefox OS device on 3 June

Foxconn and Mozilla to unveil Firefox OS device on 3 June

By 27 May 2013

Mozilla and Taiwan's Hon Hai Precision Industry confirmed in a press invitation sent on Monday that they would unveil a new product running Firefox OS and officially announce their partnership on 3 June.  A recent report by Focus Taiwan, which cited... >>