Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 11th Feb 2013 15:22 UTC
Mozilla & Gecko clones "'But how is it going to beat Android or iOS?' That's the reaction many people have when I tell them that I am working on Firefox OS, the new mobile operating system from Mozilla. It is a logical reaction. After all, we live in times where every major software company and its mother is releasing a mobile platform, struggling to lure developers into their new proprietary environment, APIs, libraries, etc. And indeed, many of these companies barely make it or don’t make it at all. But Firefox OS will not be directly battling against other mobile platforms. Its main objective is to change the way the world develops mobile apps, and even in the unlikely event that Firefox OS itself disappears in the process, if web-apps become mainstream, it will have succeeded."
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RE[5]: Taking credit
by Fergy on Mon 11th Feb 2013 18:08 UTC in reply to "RE[4]: Taking credit"
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Let me correct you, then. Google Docs works offline.

You mean this page?
Nothing there works. Google docs stops working when loosing internet connectivity. Google docs also does not ask to store anything so how it would work offline is a mystery to me.

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