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    Default Mozilla spills some details on its upcoming mobile OS

    Itís no secret that Mozilla has been working on a mobile OS since the summer, but now the developers have actually something real to talk about and not just plans.

    The web based operating system will carry the name Boot 2 Gecko and you can see early sketches of parts of the interface. Currently, Mozilla devs are testing proprietary, single-vendor stacks with new APIs for camera, SMS and telephone capabilties and more being built.

    As you can see from the draft above, the UI ideas so far arenít drastic at all. One of the most interesting one is to hold-and-swipe an icon to start the app itself, like on HTC Sense 3.5 lockscreen. Another feature worth mentioning is the ability to have either physical or software buttons for variety of actions like for example a menu or back buttons.
    Thatís about as much info as we could get right now, but in the past Mozilla have mentioned that the Boot 2 Gecko mobile OS is going to be HTML5 based and will use Androidís kernel for booting and utilizing drivers.
    The Mozilla developersí team are working hard to release a prototype demo of the B2G OS by the end of the year. I canít wait what theyíll come up with!

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    Default Re: Mozilla spills some details on its upcoming mobile OS

    looks like an ios/droid copy -_-
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    Default Re: Mozilla spills some details on its upcoming mobile OS

    Quote Originally Posted by CvP View Post
    looks like an ios/droid copy -_-
    it might be a fusion of both the OS ;p

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    They are just desperate cause they know the future is IE and Chrome (and safari on iOS).
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    Quote Originally Posted by CvP View Post
    They are just desperate cause they know the future is IE and Chrome (and safari on iOS).
    I really hope to see FF on the App Store someday, even better if it's on Cydia! ahhh one can only dream

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    Default Re: Mozilla spills some details on its upcoming mobile OS

    Quote Originally Posted by aayman_farzand View Post
    I really hope to see FF on the App Store someday, even better if it's on Cydia! ahhh one can only dream
    Not gonna happen. Not in Windows Store; not in Chrome Store too. That is why they are desperate to create their own platform which, unless something extraordinary happens, will fail miserablly.
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