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Firefox update brings support for Android tablets — full-screen browsing is a go

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Mozilla the maker of the popular Firefox browser today announced on its blog an update to its app on Android tablets. This has been in the making for a few months, especially after Mozilla had the new Honeycomb a…

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Firefox for Android tablets gets previewed

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When I interviewed the head of Mozilla’s mobile division, I asked why there wasn’t yet a Firefox Honeycomb-tablet version. Thomas Arend assured me that it would arrive eventually, but noted tha…

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Mozilla borrows from Android to create its own mobile operating system

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Mozilla is really happy for Android, but not happy enough to sit and do nothing other than build Firefox for Android. With its new Boot to Gecko (B2G) project, Mozilla will take an Android foundation and build a w…

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Mozilla: Firefox for Android is faster, lighter, more dynamic [Interviews]

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The road from Fennec to Firefox Android has been an adventurous one. Mozilla released an alpha of its Firefox mobile browser several months before it felt confident enough to test the waters of the Android Mark…

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Mozilla: Firefox 4 is up to 3x as fast as stock Android browser

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We’ve been tracking Firefox since it was still being called Fennec. And while Androinica writers have internally praised what’s now known as Firefox for Android, storage size and speed have bee…

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Firefox for Android beta now much smaller and faster

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Mozilla has released an update for the Android version of Firefox that address some of the major concerns that users have had with the app. For starters, Mozilla has cut a lot of the fat to get the install size down…

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Firefox for Android now in beta

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The Mozilla Foundation has renamed Fennec so that its mobile browser will share a name with the desktop version. Mozilla has also announced that Firefox for Android has graduated from alpha to beta status, mak…

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Firefox creators considering Android app

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Firefox creators considering Android app

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Firefox commands a great level of respect and user share in the desktop browser wars. How well do you think it would fare going up against mobile browsers on Android? The recent release of the Android native deve…

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