Good OS announces Cloud OS for Netbooks.
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.
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.
The newly updated app has learned some nifty new tricks.
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.
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.
Reaching beyond laptops, phones and TVs, the World Wide Web Consortium is standardizing technology so browser-based apps can control your car.
Up until now, Facebook's Chat Head feature has been primarily a mobile or browser-based affair.
The Creative Cloud now involves some actual cloud computing with a version of Adobe's flagship that runs in Google's browser and its browser-based operating system.
This slim 11.6-inch model could be ideal for anyone who prizes portability.