What if smartphones weren't rectangles, but circles? A California-based startup is thinking outside sharp corners to introduce an "anti-smartphone" gadget.
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.
Johnathan Nightingale, Mozilla's vice president of Firefox, is leaving. Firefox is stronger now after a tough 2014, he says, but his departure means more unsettled times for the browser maker.
BARCELONA -- The Fx0 from Japanese carrier KDDI is the top-end Firefox OS phone on the market. Here's a look at the transparent-backed design. Mozilla showed it off at Mobile World Congress.
With its online chat feature, Mozilla works to break down the walls around services like Microsoft Skype and Google Hangouts.
The phone comes with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor and features everything from 4G LTE to NFC support.
In a major reversal, Firefox's leader tells Mozilla community members he wants the open-source browser on Apple's mobile devices. A better mobile presence is key for Firefox's future.
Mozilla is on a path to add core virtual reality support to their Firefox browser, and Khail and Ashley are "scarexcited" about it. Will we ever leave the internet if we can experience it in a VR headset?
At least one company says smartphones don't have to be rectangular slabs.
Firefox got its first boost when Web programmers flocked to it a decade ago. Now Mozilla is trying that strategy afresh with a coder-focused version of the browser.