Firefox smartphone launched in SA

2015-04-02 13:31

Smartphones equipped with the Firefox operating system (OS) are hitting stores in South Africa.

Goodbye Google, hello Yahoo says Firefox

2014-11-20 07:56

Yahoo will supplant Google's search engine on Firefox's web browser in the US, signalling Yahoo's resolve to regain some lost ground.

Alcatel to launch SA Firefox phones

2014-11-10 09:15

Chinese owned smart-phone maker targets country with Mozilla’s operating system.

Mozilla CEO resigns after furore over gay rights

2014-04-04 07:29

Mozilla co-founder Brendan Eich is stepping down as CEO and leaving the company following protests over his support of a gay marriage ban in California.

Mozilla presents phone operating system

2013-02-25 16:59

The Mobile World Congress has opened in Barcelona, with Firefox presenting its new operating system for smartphones.

Microsoft releases IE 10 for Windows 7

2012-11-14 07:31

Internet Explorer 10 is now available to the vast audience connecting to the internet on personal computers running on the Windows 7 operating system.


Firefox deal boosts Yahoo search

2015-01-08 13:45

Yahoo has experienced a jump in market share thanks to Mozilla's move to make it the default search engine in the Firefox browser.

Firefox OS eyes grabbing Google's emerging market lunch

2014-11-12 08:55

Firefox OS is targeted at people who are yet to experience what a smartphone is capable of, but may eventually provide a direct challenge to Google.

Firefox’s SA smartphone plan draws mixed response

2014-11-06 09:30

Questions raised over whether consumers will bite the bait for the country’s latest handset wave.

Firefox launches first smartphone

2013-07-04 12:01

The world's first consumer sales of a smartphone powered by the Firefox operating system has launched in Spain.

Firefox OS phones within months

2013-02-24 22:05

Firefox phones will be here in a few months, yet another hopeful alternative to Apple and Google.

Privacy challenges tech industry

2011-07-27 07:29

Under threat of regulation, US tech industry takes on challenge of internet privacy.

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