Nexus 9 shows up online
Oct06

Nexus 9 shows up online

The Nexus 9 has been one of the most storied devices of 2014. You may remember it as the Nexus 8, or perhaps the HTC Volantis. Perhaps you recall that it was going to launch during Google’s I/O event in June, and then it was going to arrive as an Android Silver slate and not a Nexus device. It has leaked, been the subject of false claims, and now finally is due to launch this month and here is an image of the device. Chinese leakster...

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Spice Fire One Mi FX 1 is a new $38 Firefox phone for India
Aug25

Spice Fire One Mi FX 1 is a new $38 Firefox phone for India

The latest Firefox phone to be released is from Spice Retail and will be launched exclusively in the company's homeland of India. Called the Spice Fire One Mi – FX 1, the handset is pretty much what we have come to expect from a device sporting the Firefox OS. It is as entry level as you can get at just $38 (Rs. 2299) and it gives users a nice opportunity to get on the smartphone ladder when they may not have been able to otherwise....

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Mozilla working on Firefox Chromecast alternative
Jun23

Mozilla working on Firefox Chromecast alternative

Google won't be the only web browser giant turned content streaming contender as the company is going to get some competition from Mozilla. While streaming devices like Roku and Apple TV are most people's choice for set-top content management, Google's Chromecast has carved its own little niche as the go to portable dongle streamer. However, Mozilla is looking to muscle in on Google's space and take the war between the companies...

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Firefox smartphone to cost just $25
Jun12

Firefox smartphone to cost just $25

One of the remits of the Firefox OS when it was launched was to help bring smartphones to the masses. Of course, Mozilla's platform was also an open sourced alternative for those seeking something different from iOS, Android, and to a lesser extent Windows. Firefox has kept up the budget end of the bargain and has been rolled out extensively in the emerging markets that it was intended for. However, since the platform launched the...

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Firefox OS Flame arrives as reference device
May28

Firefox OS Flame arrives as reference device

Mozilla’s Firefox OS has bubbled under the surface since launching last year, getting solid backing from manufacturers and a lukewarm reception in the emerging markets where it is targeted. Developer interest has been good if unspectacular, but now Mozilla is about to help devs get better access to the Firefox OS with the platforms first reference device. A reference phone gives developers a clear and accurate way to use a platform...

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ZTE to sell its Firefox OS based smartphone on eBay in the US and UK

ZTE, which recently launched its Firefox OS smartphone with Telefónica, says it’ll start selling the handset on eBay in the USA and the UK from Friday. The unlocked ZTE Open will be available in an Orange casing and will cost £59.99 ($79.99) SIM-free. With the device, ZTE says it's targetting cost conscious consumers.  Basic features include the firefox web browser as well as Facebook and Twitter integration.  What do you think, is...

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