Mozilla is currently a friend to Android, supporting the Firefox browser for smartphones and tablets, but their long term vision is to develop open software that will eventually replace Google’s mobile OS. The project is called Boot to Gecko (B2G), and it’s a lot closer to reality than many realize.
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Today must be the day for major app launches, or something. Mozilla just officially dropped Firefox for Android in the Market, available for download now.
The mobile version of Firefox includes a lot of the bells and whistles we know from the desktop version, like tabbed browsing, add-ons, themes, and bookmark syncing. ... Read More »
Mozilla has released an updated version of their Firefox 4 Beta browser application on the Android market. With this update, Mozilla is touting faster start-up, page load times and improved zooming ability and responsiveness.
Mozilla does have some benchmark tests to back up their speedy claims, with several tests showing that Firefox is 2-3 times ... Read More »
Today Mozilla announced the new Firefox 4 Beta for mobile devices which is now available to download for Android. Based on our site analytics, Google’s Chrome browser is the top choice for our readers, but Firefox comes in at a close 2nd so I’m sure many will want to check this out.
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Have you tried the pre-alpha build of Fennec for Android? Mozilla continues to ramp up development on the mobile version of Firefox and now they are adapting the user interface to Android.
Until now, the only engineers working on Fennec were platform developers whose job was to get the back-end code running. The ... Read More »
Mozilla’s new goal is to have an Android release by late 2010.
Young Fennec appears on the Motorola Droid and Nexus One.
Weâ€™re testing with the full interface because itâ€™s significantly more complex than the mobile UI.
Mozilla developer posts a progress report on their mobile browser.
Mozilla confirms Android port of Firefox, but don’t expect it anytime soon.