Alcatel lifts the lid on new PIXI 3 smartphones – ‘compatible’ with Firefox OS, Windows Phone, and Android!

Alcatel OneTouch has just lifted the lid on an affordable series of smartphones called the “PIXI 3” series. Entry-level smartphones are a dime a dozen these days, so what makes this series so special? What edge do they have over everybody else? The smartphones are “compatible” with Mozilla’s Firefox OS, Microsoft’s Windows Phone, and Google’s […]

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 Mozilla and KDDI launch LG-made Firefox OS-powered Fx0 in Japan

Mozilla and Japanese network operator KDDI are proud to announce the first Firefox OS-powered, LG-made smartphone for Japan. The handset costs under £270 and can only be purchased in the land of the rising sun. It is available in only one colour option, which is transparent gold. Press release: Mozilla and KDDI Launch First Firefox […]

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 Mozilla calls Android and iOS ‘closed systems’ – Firefox ins’t

Mozilla calls Google’s Android and Apple’s iOS both “closed systems.” Says Firefox OS is the only alternative. This is according to Andreas Gal, Mozilla’s chief technology officer in an interview with The Guardian. Gal says that Android and iOS are very much closed with “almost a complete lack of transparency.” He said that there’s no […]

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 Mozilla introduces Firefox OS-powered Intex Cloud FX in India – costs around £20

Mozilla has introduced the Intex Cloud Fx in India, a pocket-friendly smartphone that runs the Firefox operating system. It costs a mere $33 (around £20). If you’re wondering how Mozilla and its Intex managed to get the price of the Cloud FX this low, Jane Hsu, Mozilla’s director of product marketing told Wall Street Journal: […]

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 Mozilla Firefox OS expanding in Europe

Mozilla has just announced that its Firefox OS (operating system that runs the Alcatel Onetouch) will be expanding in Europe. Expansion in Europe Deutsche Telekom will be the first operator to sell the new ALCATEL ONETOUCH Fire E phones, available in Germany this week through congstar. In the coming months, Deutsche Telekom will also launch […]

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 Great-looking Firefox OS 2.0 screenshots leaked

Chinese developers have leaked alleged screenshots of the revamped Firefox OS 2.0, the latest version of Mozilla’s mobile operating system. Currently, the latest version of the software is version 1.3, with developers working on version 1.4. These leaked screenshot show version 2.0, which is quite a jump from the current version. Here are the screenshots: […]

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