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The New Firefox Is Awesome—But That Won't Make It Relevant Again

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readwrite.com: The fast, sexy new Firefox 22 has a lot going for it. Sadly, it won't save the browser from its slow, all-but-certain decline.

Firefox OS phones arrive for €69

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pcpro.co.uk: Mozilla has entered the smartphone race with the launch of the first consumer-ready phones running its Firefox OS - and promised a tablet "ASAP".

Firefox OS phone launches Tuesday in Spain

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cnet.com: Spain-based carrier Telefonica will release on Tuesday the very first Firefox OS phone -- the inexpensive ZTE Open. The launch is a significant milestone in Mozilla's attempt to crack the Apple and Google mobile strongholds.

Firefox 22: Look Ma, No Plug-ins

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  • Firefox 22: Look Ma, No Plug-ins
  • H.264 support for Firefox Nightly Linux has landed
  • For Firefox OS' first wave of devices, it's Poland or bust
  • Survey: Developers express enthusiasm for Firefox OS

Firefox 22 available, promises real-time comms and 3D gaming

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zdnet.com: The next release of Firefox is available to download — promising support for Web Real-Time Communications and dramatic improvements to its Javascript engine.

Firefox 24 for Linux gets native MP3, AAC and H.264 support

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ghacks.net: Firefox users who use the Windows 7 or Windows 8 operating system benefit from support for H.264, Mp3 and AAC formats that Mozilla implemented in version 21 of the web browser.

Firefox OS: Will Mozilla's Secret Sauce Be Enough?

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linuxinsider.com: In a mobile arena already heavily dominated by Android and iOS, can Mozilla's young, open upstart OS really hope to succeed? Its chances are "actually surprisingly good."

Firefox 22 Beta Ready To Test

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i-programmer.info: Keeping track of where Firefox is going is difficult given you have at least two horizons to keep your eyes on. Here we have a brief look at what to expect in Firefox 22, currently in beta and close to being rolled out.

Top 5 Firefox Social Networking Tools

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technewsworld.com: With all the fuss about the world going mobile, you might think no one sits in front of a desktop computer anymore. You'd be wrong.

Chrome vs. Firefox

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datamation.com: For a few years now, the great debate between Chrome and Firefox has raged on. Which browser is faster? Which is easier to install?

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