Tuesday, February 26, 2013
Firefox smartphone OS launching in mid 2013
Mozilla Foundation announced Sunday that it will launch in Firefox operating system in mid 2013. Mozilla showed off the first commercial version of the Firefox OS on the eve of the opening of the world's biggest mobile fair in Barcelona, Spain. "With the support of our vibrant community and dedicated partners, our goal is to level the playing field and usher in an explosion of content and services that will meet the diverse needs of the next two billion people online," said Mozilla chief executive Gary Kovacs. All the smartphones would be run with Qualcomm Snapdragon application processors, which use an architecture licenced by Cambridge, England-based ARM.