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gOS Cloud: browser-based OS for Netbooks

Good OS announces Cloud OS for Netbooks.

By December 1, 2008

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How Mozilla's Firefox OS may enlist Android apps to its cause

Mozilla is working on a project that could let a few key Android apps like WhatsApp run on its fledgling mobile operating system, which could keep its prospects alive.

By June 4, 2015

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The secret alliance that could give the Web a massive speed boost

An unusually broad tie-up of browser makers is working on faster Web performance using new technology that bridges a years-old divide in the browser world.

By June 18, 2015

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​Mozilla to open first-world front in Firefox OS war

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.

By March 1, 2015

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Firefox OS makes first TV appearance on Panasonic's 4K set (pictures)

Mozilla showed off Panasonic's 4K TV running the Firefox OS at this week's Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. It's the first device beyond phones and PCs to which Mozilla has spread its browser-based operating system.

7 Images By March 6, 2015

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3 cool things about Gmail 4.0 for iOS

The newly updated app has learned some nifty new tricks.

By March 6, 2015

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Firefox OS comes to Africa with Orange's $40 package deal

Mozilla's major new ally will sell its Klif phone and six months' network service in 13 countries in Africa and the Middle East. Orange likes Firefox OS's inexpensive hardware requirements and expects to sell millions.

By March 1, 2015

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Google yanks tool for advanced online photo editing

As the company trumpets Google Photos' new abilities for archiving and sharing photos, it also quietly drops a sophisticated tool for editing them.

By June 1, 2015

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Google Chromebook Pixel

The updated Chromebook Pixel sets the bar for high-end for Chrome OS hardware, but its browser-based operating system imposes far too many limitations to justify its lofty price point.

By March 17, 2015

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The Web wants a seat in the car of your future

Reaching beyond laptops, phones and TVs, the World Wide Web Consortium is standardizing technology so browser-based apps can control your car.

By February 4, 2015