Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 27th Feb 2012 12:22 UTC
Mozilla & Gecko clones And even more news from Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. Mozilla has announced a partnership with Telefonica and Qualcomm, which will bring Mozilla's Boot to Gecko HTML5-based mobile interface to devices later his year. This is a huge boon for the fully open source environment.
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RE: Comment by lucas_maximus
by sicofante on Mon 27th Feb 2012 17:05 UTC in reply to "Comment by lucas_maximus"
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(Another Spaniard here.)

Not just that, but I haven't seen Telefónica ever creating a good software project or even a working website (their customers area is a nightmare). It's like all they touch becomes shitware. Hopefully, they're only pouring money into the Mozilla Foundation and not "helping" with their own engineers.

I do believe the web will be THE platform for mobile. It will probably be also the platform for consumer laptops and tablets. The desktop will be "relegated" to professional use.

Edited 2012-02-27 17:13 UTC

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