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Firefox only has eyes for Android

Firefox only has eyes for Android

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There are still no plans to bring Firefox to the iPhone or iPad and Jay Sullivan, Mozilla's VP of Products, has also told Pocket-lint that we can also forget about the browser landing on the BlackBerry PlayBook as a native app anytime soon. "We haven't... >>

Mozilla Boot to Gecko pictures and hands-on

Mozilla Boot to Gecko pictures and hands-on

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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

Mozilla teaming up with LG to take on Android and iOS

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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 10 brings Mozilla browsing to double digits

Firefox 10 brings Mozilla browsing to double digits

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It took us almost seven years to get from the first iteration of Firefox to version 4.0, but now we're already up to version 10, taking less than a year to get to double digits from the 4.0 launch thanks to Mozilla's new rapid release plan. As well as... >>

Why settle for Firefox 8, Firefox 9 beta launched

Why settle for Firefox 8, Firefox 9 beta launched

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Only just downloaded Firefox 8? Well you can forget that version if you like to live carefree and fancy. Mozilla has released the first beta of Firefox 9 just days later and with it a stack of new features to try out.  Although the Beta software doesn't... >>

Firefox 8 brings Twitter search to the party

Firefox 8 brings Twitter search to the party

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It took us almost 7 years to get from the first iteration of Firefox to version 4.0, but now Mozilla is throwing out new versions faster than a Pakistani fast bowler with a spot-betting addiction. We're now up to version 8.0, taking just 8 months to get... >>

Mozilla developers building entirely web based mobile OS

Mozilla developers building entirely web based mobile OS

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Mozilla is working on a new entirely web based operating system called Boot 2 Gecko. Pics of the B2G interface appeared on the Mozilla wiki and show an icon based OS, not unlike Apple's.  Developers are currently testing B2G and its "proprietary, single-vendor... >>

Cloud-based mobile OS goes live in China

Cloud-based mobile OS goes live in China

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Alibaba, the Hangzhou-based group of internet businesses (not to be confused with Ali Baba - the finest Kebab establishment in Southend-on-Sea), has pipped Mozilla to the punch by announcing a mobile OS that is cloud-powered. Soon to be available in Alibaba's... >>

Firefox OS coming to your smartphone

Firefox OS coming to your smartphone

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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... >>

Firefox 5 fires in for Windows, Mac, Linux and Android

Firefox 5 fires in for Windows, Mac, Linux and Android

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Mozilla's aim to get Firefox out to the masses with a rapid release development cycle seems to be on track, as Firefox 5 has landed just 3 months after version 4 of the popular browser hit our desktops. Back in February Jay Sullivan, vice president of... >>