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Firefox gets mobile foothold from Android preinstallation deals

Second-tier phones and tablets from Gigabyte and Kobo will have the mobile browser built in, a move that could help Mozilla's ambition of having more mobile influence.

By November 7, 2013

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What Mozilla is doing with its big pile of new money (Q&A)

Revenue at the nonprofit group nearly doubled in 2012 thanks to a new deal with Google. The money, says executive chair Mitchell Baker, is funding a big push to bring Firefox to the mobile market.

By November 21, 2013

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How to disable preinstalled apps on the Galaxy Nexus

Too afraid to root your device, but want to get rid of some of those preinstalled apps on your Galaxy Nexus? You're in luck; you can disable preinstalled apps on your Galaxy Nexus. Read on to find out how.

By January 9, 2012

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Cellular South to offer HTC Merge in April with Amazon app store preinstalled

Carrier Cellular South is the first to offer customers out-of-box access to the Android Market and Amazon.com's new app store.

By March 29, 2011

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Apple ditching preinstalled Flash on future Macs

Owners of the new MacBook Air will have to install Adobe Flash themselves. Apple says eventually all new Macs will follow suit.

By October 22, 2010

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Amplified badgers, cam-driven gnomes: David Cranmer's world

When we first encountered the "Badgermin," we knew we'd stumbled on the work of a crackpot inventor with an enthusiasm for electronic music and, perhaps, taxidermy. He didn't disappoint.

By March 10, 2012

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Google gets what Mozilla wants: a Sony preinstall

Google Chrome will be shipping with Sony Vaio PCs, which may pave the way for Mozilla getting its own Firefox preinstall.

By September 1, 2009

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China delays rule for Net-screening software

Beijing postpones a requirement that PC makers preinstall Green Dam software for filtering Internet content. But it may be just a temporary reprieve.

By June 30, 2009

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Will Joost Be Pre-Installed On Your Living Room Set-Top Boxes? UPDATE: Joost Responds

With services like YouTube and Joost dominating our time on the Internet, there is no wonder the latter may be trying to make its way from your desktop to your living room.

By June 21, 2007

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Dell lightens the preinstalled software load

Buyers of XPS systems, Dimension desktops and Inspiron notebooks will be able to opt out of most preinstalled software.

By June 21, 2007