Reading Mozilla’s signals

Devices using Windows 8 are a hard sell these days. Mozilla said it will stop developing its Firefox browser on Windows 8. On Canadian retail sites, consumers can buy Windows 8 RT and

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: March 17th, 2014 Chris Lau

Mozilla sets aside single sign-on initiative

After working on Persona for nearly three year, Mozilla is leaving behind its in-house single sign-on service and handing over further development work to. Initial called Browser ID, the feature was developed by

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: March 10th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

Mobile World Congress: Lots of devices, but will they come here?

The annual Mobile World Congress has wrapped up in Barcelona with Samsung’s Galaxy 5 smart phone capturing most of the headlines. But there were a number of other announcements at the show that

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: February 28th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Firefox can be the most secure browser, says Mozilla official

The fight over the advantages of commercial versus open source software are at least as old as the creation of the GNU operating system (1983). Now in the face of revelations by former

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: January 13th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Internet Explorer 11 arriving: Browser is not over yet

When Microsoft releases Internet Explorer 11 (IE11) for Windows 7, end-users no longer using it might ask why it should bother. Microsoft still has the majority market share worldwide, but then again, which

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: September 23rd, 2013 Chris Lau

Firefox 17 adds Facebook integration

Just when you thought you could get away from social networks comes a new tool that brings them even closer.The latest version of Firefox, released Tuesday, comes with what developers call a Social

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: November 21st, 2012 Howard Solomon

Is there room for another mobile OS?

LONDON -- Mozilla's Firefox mobile OS for smartphones offers a better proposition than Android on affordable handsets, officials from one of Europe's major mobile networks have insisted in a glowing assessment of the

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: July 8th, 2012 John E Dunn

Firefox roadmap: Catch Google Chrome

SAN FRANCISCO -- The Mozilla Foundation has big plans for the Firefox browser in 2012 that can be summarized in two words: Google Chrome.  That's not to say Firefox browser won't have some

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: February 13th, 2012 Ian Paul

Firefox 10 launch this week

FRAMINGHAM -- Mozilla developers have given the green light to ship Firefox 10 on Tuesday.Notes from a Mozilla meeting last week said that the upgrade was on for Jan. 31, the next ship

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: January 30th, 2012 Gregg Keizer