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Geeksphone Revolution gets price drop, software updates

The Spanish company says Android KitKat 4.4 will be available on the Revolution in the "upcoming days," and it's getting ready for the next version of Mozilla's browser-based mobile OS.

By April 28, 2014

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Geeksphone Revolution switches between Android and Firefox OS

The Geeksphone Revolution, which lets you try out Firefox OS without burning your Android bridges, goes on sale on 20 February.

By February 12, 2014

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Revolution, Geeksphone's top-end Firefox OS phone, on sale Feb. 20

The Revolution comes with a 1.6GHz Intel Atom processor, a 4.7-inch screen, and either Google Android or Mozilla's browser-based mobile OS.

By February 11, 2014

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Windows 8, take 2? Let's see Start button, boot to desktop

Microsoft may be moving toward bringing back the Start button and allowing users to boot straight to the desktop with its coming Windows 8.1 release later this year.

By April 16, 2013

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Firefox OS fan Geeksphone plans high-end Revolution

The Spanish company's new Firefox OS phone will include a "high-performance processor" and can run Google's Android operating system, too. The company hints it could use an Intel processor.

By November 28, 2013

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Hands-on Boot to Gecko: Interesting, but far from baked

The makers of Firefox have a new baby on the way, a Firefox-driven mobile OS called Boot to Gecko. CNET's Seth Rosenblatt shares his thoughts on the "Mozillaphone" after some hands-on time with the very rough, very in-development device.

By May 9, 2012

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Hands-on Mozilla's Firefox OS - Boot to Gecko

The makers of Firefox have been prepping a smartphone powered by Firefox's Gecko engine. Here's a snapshot of what Boot to Gecko looks like so far.

By May 8, 2012

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Telefonica's Yotam Ben-Ami fights for Firefox phones (Q&A)

The Spanish carrier has a lot riding on Mozilla's mobile OS. Its director of open Web devices reveals Latin America sales data that show Firefox OS has a shot at becoming the third mobile OS.

By October 18, 2013

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Will Boot to Gecko kill cheap Android phones?

Mozilla's Boot to Gecko is set to give you the power of a smart phone in a budget-friendly phone -- powered by HTML5.

5 Images By March 1, 2012

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Apple's Boot Camp 3.2 update causing Windows 7 brightness issues

According to a growing thread on the Apple Support Discussions, the recent Boot Camp update (3.2) is causing brightness problems after installation for users running Windows 7.

By April 12, 2011