Finally, a Firefox phone for the rest of us
Consumers who want a higher-end Firefox OS than the Alcatel One Touch Fire and ZTE Open that just went on sale soon will have an option: the Geeksphone Peak+.
Geeksphone, a small Spanish company, makes the higher-end Peak and the low-end Keon. Both are for developers who want to contribute to Mozilla's Firefox OS project or to make sure their Web apps will work on the browser-based operating system. On Monday, it announced it will sell a "new and improved" version of the Peak for consumers, too.
"After the success achieved by Keon and Peak Firefox OS Developer Preview devices, the Peak+ 'based on Mozilla technology' is the evolution of the Peak handset now available for end users too," the company said in a newsletter announcement.