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Although it's one of the cheapest smartphones around, you're better off saving your money for a slightly pricier handset.
This early developer device acts as a window into a mobile OS alternative that's set to undercut Android, Windows Phone, and iOS.
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AVG PrivacyFix, Bitdefender TrafficLight, and the Electronic Frontier Foundation's Privacy Badger identify and block ad networks and other entities that track your Web activities.
Brendan Eich's 2008 donation to an anti-gay-marriage cause now dogs his new CEO job. In his first interview about it, he resists calls to resign or recant, but argues inclusiveness makes Mozilla's world-spanning community possible.
Mozilla has new partnerships to carry its browser-based OS to high-growth, low-cost markets like Indonesia where iOS and Android are vulnerable. Also: more power at the same price from Alcatel and ZTE, the first LTE Firefox OS phone, and a 7-inch tablet.
The biggest mobile show technically starts on Monday, but the news won't wait. We've wrapped up the biggest news from MWC 2014's press day so that you don't have to hunt for it.
Google's Web browser is gaining traction, according to Net Applications, while Mozilla's Firefox keeps sliding.
Mozilla releases prototype versions of the Firefox browser that work with Oculus Rift and any other VR headsets. Google shows a nibble of interest for Chrome, too.
The latest Firefox for Android beta focuses on developer tools, but one could have big ramifications by turning the browser's homepage into a platform called Firefox Hub.
The alternative to Android and iOS is geared for low-budget markets, and it's about to hit one of the biggest in the world. Will that price tag light a fire?