Mobileos

01.16.14
China reveals COS: a government-approved operating system designed to break the monopoly of foreign software
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01.16.14

China reveals COS: a government-approved operating system designed to break the monopoly of foreign software

China's tried to create its very own mobile OS ecosystem in the past, but let's face it: The attem...

By R. Lai,   01.16.14
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11.13.13
Mozilla has no plans to sell consumer Firefox phones in the US
11.13.13

Mozilla has no plans to sell consumer Firefox phones in the US

It looks like most folks in the US have a long wait ahead of them before they can take Firefox OS...

By M. Moon,   11.13.13
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10.09.13
Firefox OS 1.1 arrives, bearing MMS support and performance enhancements
10.09.13

Firefox OS 1.1 arrives, bearing MMS support and performance enhancements

Firefox OS is unquestionably a work in progress, but with a point upgrade a few weeks after launch...

By B. Heater,   10.09.13
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08.28.13
WSJ: HTC working on China-specific mobile OS
08.28.13

WSJ: HTC working on China-specific mobile OS

Cracking the Chinese mobile-nut is kind of a big deal if you're in the business of selling phones....

By J. Trew,   08.28.13
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03.14.13
Mozilla unveils Firefox OS Simulator 3.0 with Push to Device, rotation simulation
03.14.13

Mozilla unveils Firefox OS Simulator 3.0 with Push to Device, rotation simulation

Mozilla launched its first Firefox OS Simulator late last year, letting developers test out apps o...

By S. Silbert,   03.14.13
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03.05.13
Chinese ministry says Google 'controls too much' of its smartphone market
03.05.13

Chinese ministry says Google 'controls too much' of its smartphone market

China and Google just can't seem to get along. The country's ministry is the latest to take issue...

By M. Smith,   03.05.13
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02.25.13
Bada to be retired, will see its best features absorbed by Tizen
02.25.13

Bada to be retired, will see its best features absorbed by Tizen

It's been over a year since rumors and statements suggested Samsung's Bada OS was due to be termin...

By J. Rigg,   02.25.13
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02.03.13
Windows Phone 7.8 hands-on: cosmetically yours
02.03.13

Windows Phone 7.8 hands-on: cosmetically yours

There was much wailing and gnashing of teeth when Microsoft declared that fairly fresh (and costly...

By S. Dent,   02.03.13
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11.22.12
Jolla won't officially support Sailfish on the Nokia N9, suggests the community tries it anyway
11.22.12

Jolla won't officially support Sailfish on the Nokia N9, suggests the community tries it anyway

Nokia N9 champions may be looking hopefully at Sailfish to revive their beloved MeeGo, but Jolla h...

By J. Rigg,   11.22.12
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