The two are the latest to publicly support Microsoft in its protest of a search warrant for customer emails stored abroad.
The CEO of the networking giant warns that revelations of NSA spying are undermining confidence in the tech industry.
The major security vulnerability affects networking equipment used to connect to the Web, the companies warn.
Secure network connections protect people against snooping and criminals, but it's a hassle for websites. Mozilla, Cisco, the Electronic Frontier Foundation and others want to change that.
The Internet of everything will have five to 10 times the impact on society as the Internet itself, says Cisco CEO John Chambers.
The agreement marks the latest collaboration among tech giants. In the past weeks, Samsung also reached deals with Google and Ericsson.
The new patent cross-licensing agreement is designed to protect both companies from patent lawsuits.
The Korean electronics giant has been making a big push in California over the past couple years. CNET lays out its successes -- and what it still needs to do.
Mozilla wants to keep patent-encumbered technology off the Web. But H.264 compression is widely used, and a deal with Cisco means Firefox can use it.
It's the first auction of new wireless spectrum in six years. CNET gets you up to speed on how this will affect your wireless service in the future.