Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sun 23rd Sep 2012 01:05 UTC
Mozilla & Gecko clones "It's no secret that Mozilla has been working on a mobile OS. Previously codenamed Boot2Gecko, the project focused on a purely HTML5 based system that worked in many ways like current mobile devices. As the project grew into Mozilla OS, the company has laid out a partnership with ZTE that will have real world devices in certain markets early next year. Testing for this OS had previously consisted of a compiled ROM that would be flashed over a handful of Android devices. Now, Mozilla has moved into full fledged product evaluation mode with their own custom developer phone." Looks decent - and a better solution for testers and developers than custom ROMs.
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RE: Name change?
by swift11 on Sun 23rd Sep 2012 11:39 UTC in reply to "Name change?"
swift11
Member since:
2012-08-23

Yep, Firefox OS is the correct name.
Great to see Mozilla making progress with their phone:
HTML5 apps will be an open ecosystem, the best option to avoid a Google monopoly imo
http://www.mozilla.org/en-US/apps/partners/

Edited 2012-09-23 11:42 UTC

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RE[2]: Name change?
by moondevil on Sun 23rd Sep 2012 13:31 in reply to "RE: Name change?"
moondevil Member since:
2005-07-08

Sure, design once, hack in every platform.

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