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Mozilla launches Thimble site-building app for HTML novices

Going beyond Apple, Foxconn inks big partnership deal for Mozilla's Firefox OS

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July 9-10, 2013 San Francisco, CA Tickets On Sale Now Mozilla’s low-end smartphone efforts are picking up steam — and some major allies. It’s latest partner is electronics manufacturing giant Foxconn, which has inked a deal to create devices running Mozilla’s new mobile operating system. But this isn’t just about smartphones. Foxconn...
Going beyond Apple, Foxconn inks big partnership deal for Mozilla's Firefox OS

Nokia ditches Windows Phone with its latest device aimed at developing markets

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July 9-10, 2013 San Francisco, CA Early Bird Tickets on Sale While most of our attention in the mobile world is focused on smartphones, there’s a massive opportunity  for any company that can take over so-called developing markets, i.e. places where people are still mostly using relatively simple ”feature phones”. Taking...
Nokia ditches Windows Phone with its latest device aimed at developing markets

Explicit consent becomes mandatory with latest 'do not track' proposal, backs Microsoft into the corner

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Remember how Microsoft said it'd enable the "do not track" feature by default for all users of Internet Explorer 10? Well, it's not likely to happen -- at least from the looks of things. The move caused more than an uproar in the advertising industry, which had agreed to...
Explicit consent becomes mandatory with latest 'do not track' proposal, backs Microsoft into the corner

Firefox 10 out now: full screen apps, fewer crashes, disappearing forward button

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The tenth iteration of Mozilla's browser is rolling out from today and we're sat here waiting for our own go signal. As the biggest UI tweaks will arrive in v12, the majority of changes are under the hood: except that the "forward" button now only appears once you've pressed...
Firefox 10 out now: full screen apps, fewer crashes, disappearing forward button

Mozilla's Persona Login System Is Now In Beta, Takes On OpenID And OAuth

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Mozilla’s Persona, the organization’s experimental distributed login system that’s an alternative to OpenID and OAuth, is now officially in public beta. Mozilla bills Persona as a “login system that completely eliminates passwords on websites while being safe, secure, and easy to use.” Persona uses your email address to identify you...
Mozilla's Persona Login System Is Now In Beta, Takes On OpenID And OAuth

Taiwanese manufacturer Foxconn unveils smartwatch that can be connected wirelessly to an iPhone

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More tech companies are exploring the arena of wearable devices, with the latest being Taiwanese manufacturer Foxconn, which has unveiled a smartwatch that can be connected wirelessly to an iPhone. According to a report from Want China Times, the watch is able to measure a wearer’s vital signs such as respiration...
Taiwanese manufacturer Foxconn unveils smartwatch that can be connected wirelessly to an iPhone

Microsoft's Purported Windows RT Firefox Ban: A Quick Explainer

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Mozilla is complaining that Internet Explorer will be the only browser on Windows RT allowed to run in the traditional desktop environment. Here's what that means....
Microsoft's Purported Windows RT Firefox Ban: A Quick Explainer

Firefox makes a Metro move

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The first release of a Windows 8-optimized Firefox arrives, but it's a rough alpha that Mozilla confirms won't be ready anytime soon. [Read more]...
Firefox makes a Metro move

Mozilla developing ‘Junior’ browser for the iPad, prototype features full-screen browsing

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Calling Safari for iPad “a miserable experience,” Mozilla’s Alex Limi showed off a prototype of a new browser for the iPad called Junior in a recent presentation. Junior takes a different approach from traditional browsers, ridding of an address and search bar on the main screen, and going with a...
Mozilla developing ‘Junior’ browser for the iPad, prototype features full-screen browsing

New Firefox OS images emerge

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More images of Mozilla's forthcoming Firefox OS appear to have emerged, showing off more of the operating system's capabilities. TechWeekEurope UK got ahold the new images, which show what looks to be a relatively mature OS that has all or most of the features that have become standard in the...
New Firefox OS images emerge

Mozilla reveals Firefox OS Developer Preview Phone

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Mozilla won't be launching its own hardware to run the in-development Firefox OS, but it's just announced it has built 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...
Mozilla reveals Firefox OS Developer Preview Phone

Firefox OS finds a new way to app

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As Mozilla continues to develop Firefox OS, the company reveals at CES 2013 changes to the OS that can turn Web sites into apps. [Read more]...
Firefox OS finds a new way to app
Mozilla developer says 'rapid releases killed Firefox's reputation'
Mozilla planning a Windows 8 Metro version of Firefox

Hands on: ZTE's entry-level Open phone with Firefox OS

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High-end smartphones typically dominate the news at Mobile World Congress, leaving us surprised by the amount of attention garnered by Mozilla's Firefox OS. Earlier this week we checked out Alcatel's One Touch Fire, and today we had a chance to try out ZTE's Open. Both are geared for emerging markets,...
Hands on: ZTE's entry-level Open phone with Firefox OS

Why Mozilla believes Firefox on Windows RT is a bust

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Mozilla could bring Firefox to Windows Metro, but without access to system services that IE10 gets, it would be hobbled, and Mozilla would be shut out of a new PC segment. [Read more]...
Why Mozilla believes Firefox on Windows RT is a bust

Firefox 10 is the first “extended support” web browser from Mozilla

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Since Mozilla switched to a "rapid release" schedule for the popular Firefox web browser, we've gotten a new version of Firefox every 6 weeks like clockwork. These often aren't huge, game-changing releases, but there are bug fixes and new features in every browser update. This week Mozilla is pushing out...
Firefox 10 is the first “extended support” web browser from Mozilla

Microsoft hopes demo will woo Web-based chat allies

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The proposed CU-RTC-Web standard was late to the game, but Microsoft thinks it'll be faster to adopt it than to fix the prevailing WebRTC that Mozilla and Google favor. [Read more]...
Microsoft hopes demo will woo Web-based chat allies
Samsung reportedly uninterested in Firefox OS for its budget phones

Mozilla teases 'Something Big' for Android Firefox

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Mozilla looks to be getting ready to make a major announcement regarding Firefox on Android next week. A tweet from the Firefox team at Mozilla hints at new developments for the Firefox browser on Google's mobile operating system. The tweet, released early Friday evening, simply tells readers that "something BIG"...
Mozilla teases 'Something Big' for Android Firefox

Mozilla Questions Web Orthodoxies With ‘Pancake’

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Mozilla Labs has launched a new project designed to question the web as we know it, including what some might think of as the web’s sacred cows — like whether or not we need to see URLs. Pancake, as the new project is known, will help Mozilla, “better understand what...
Mozilla Questions Web Orthodoxies With ‘Pancake’

Firefox 17 Will Boost Add-On Security

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Upcoming release will add an extra level of protection between add-ons and Mozilla's popular browser....
Firefox 17 Will Boost Add-On Security

Why Nokia Is Calling "Here" Here, The Curious Rebranding Of Their Maps Product

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As Nokia tries to separate out its mapping business and make it a standalone entity earning more than 1 billion euros per year, it has stripped its name entirely out of the unit. This past week, the company said it would take its name out of all navigation products and...
Why Nokia Is Calling "Here" Here, The Curious Rebranding Of Their Maps Product

Twice in two weeks: Web app for processing raw photos

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A Mozilla programmer has demonstrated how ASM.js is powerful enough to handle decoding raw-format photos. Might it help startup Pics.io? [Read more]...
Twice in two weeks: Web app for processing raw photos
Certified 'Powered by Firefox OS' devices require Firefox Marketplace, minimum hardware specs

Mozilla nixes Firefox 11 delay, will launch upgrade today

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Mozilla on Monday announced it was postponing the release of Firefox 11, but changed its mind today, saying that the browser upgrade would go out on schedule....
Mozilla nixes Firefox 11 delay, will launch upgrade today

Six Good Reasons to Download Firefox 13

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Speed, more speed, and several new features make Mozilla's free browser a must-see for users....
Six Good Reasons to Download Firefox 13

SOPA and PIPA prompt Reddit, Mozilla, and 73 others to ask Congress to halt work on intellectual property laws

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A coalition of 75 groups including Reddit, Mozilla, the Electronic Frontier Foundation, Public Knowledge, Open Congress, and Human Rights Watch, have sent an open letter to Congress asking it to put the brakes on intellectual property lawmaking in the wake of the massive backlash against the Stop Online Piracy...
SOPA and PIPA prompt Reddit, Mozilla, and 73 others to ask Congress to halt work on intellectual property laws

Mozilla to Launch Firefox Home, an iPhone app

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In October 2009, Mozilla’s outgoing CEO John Lilly told me that Mozilla was working on a new iPhone app which it would release in next few weeks. Weeks turned into months, but Mozilla is finally getting ready to release Firefox Home, which as predicted was based on a Mozilla Labs...
Mozilla to Launch Firefox Home, an iPhone app
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