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This story incorrectly attributed two quotes. Martin Best, Mozilla's game platform strategist, noted that the pace of development on ASM.js has impressed him, while Vlad Vukicevic, engineering director for Firefox at Mozilla, said that the company still had work to do on ASM.js.
The debut of the Web-based game Monster Madness heralds the rise of HTML5 and the descent of browser plugins.
A partnership with Verizon and other carriers is aimed at bringing the browser-based operating system to wealthy countries. But don't expect ordinary slab-of-glass phones.
In Windows 10, Microsoft's browsers -- both IE and Spartan -- will get the tech Firefox uses to speed up Web-based games. And that's a challenge to Windows itself.
Microsoft is no longer the foe. Mozilla CTO Andreas Gal is using the Web to try to force Android and iOS to become more open. He knows Mozilla's Firefox OS is in for a long battle, though.
Humble Bundles are no stranger to games, but the latest pay-what-you-want package of games is built for your Web browser.
How it shakes out will profoundly affect the way we all use computing devices, warns high-profile developer Tim Bray. And should we cede so much control to Apple and Google?
Popular action-strategy game Dungeon Defenders makes its way to the Web thanks to next-generation tech pioneered by Mozilla, and will hit Steam later today.
Moving toward Web standards reduces the inconvenience and security problems of browser plugins. But the new Hangouts software still uses Google's own Native Client plugin.