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Mozilla's new CTO: JavaScript, Firefox OS expert Andreas Gal

Gal, recruited six years ago by former CTO and short-lived CEO Brendan Eich, brings continuity to the nonprofit organization's top techie job.

By April 24, 2014

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Chrome, Opera pass Epic Citadel demo's Web graphics test

Two new browsers have followed Firefox with support for the Web-based 3D gaming engine. But Chrome and Opera don't use Firefox's asm.js technology approach.

By November 27, 2013

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Google tests ART foundation in KitKat for faster Android apps

The software, designed to load apps faster than the current Dalvik virtual machine, is built into Android 4.4 and could arrive in the next version of Google's mobile OS.

By November 7, 2013

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What Apple revealed at WWDC 2013

Apple cranks out the news at its developers confab, from the Mac Pro and MacBook Air to iOS 7, Mac OS X Mavericks, and the long-awaited iTunes Radio.

By June 10, 2013

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Mozilla juices Firefox's JavaScript with IonMonkey

Trying to keep competitive when running Web-based software, Mozilla is working to speed up its engine for running JavaScript software. Expect it in early 2013.

By September 12, 2012

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Browser choice: A thing of the past?

Devices using iOS and the future Windows RT hobble third-party browsers. Despite some good reasons for doing so, the change could undermine browser competition.

By May 23, 2012

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Browsers on Windows RT: It's a tough antitrust case to make

Mozilla might contemplate antitrust action to get full-fledged Firefox onto Windows RT. But with ARM processors and iPad sales, competition is different for Microsoft now than in the 1990s.

By May 14, 2012

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Android Atlas Weekly 78: Results and predictions

We take a look back at last year's Android predictions and take our best guesses for what to look for in 2012.

By December 21, 2011

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How to open links in the background in Safari on iOS 5

iOS 5 added a small feature to Mobile Safari by allowing users to open links in the background instead of being taken directly to the new tab or page.

By November 21, 2011

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Microsoft shoots down Google's Dart language

Strong backing for JavaScript means Google's alternative programming language won't have an easy time finding a foothold on the Web.

By November 23, 2011