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

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

Published on: March 10th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

Firefox smart phones: One platform too many?

Mozilla announced on Monday the first two smart phones running on the Firefox operating system, in partnership with Deutsche Telecom in Germany and Telfonica in Spain.  The Alcatel One Touch Fire and ZTE

Published on: July 2nd, 2013 Dave Webb

Developers favour Firefox OS over BB10?

Despite the lack of commercial devices built for it, mobile app developers find appear more interested in Firefox OS than the BlackBerry 10 mobile operating system. As many as 25 per cent of

Published on: June 27th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Mozilla launches anti-snooping Web site

Mozilla, maker of the Web browser Firefox has mounted a campaign against Internet surveillance activities on people by United States federal agencies.On Tuesday, Mozilla launched the Web site StopWatching.Us as part of crusade

Published on: June 13th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Ad firms urge Firefox to rethink cookie ban

Two influential advertising organizations are urging online search engine Mozilla to reconsider an earlier decision to block third-party cookies in a future release of Firefox, saying the move will result in users being

Published on: March 25th, 2013

WebRTC cuts cost, boosts service: Experts

Businesses that want to grab the opportunities to improve services and slash cost need to bone up on WebRTC, a free browser-based voice and video support included in Firefox and Chrome, experts at

Published on: March 22nd, 2013

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

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

Published on: July 8th, 2012 John E Dunn