Firefox OS coming to smartphones in 2013

Firefox OS coming to smartphones in 2013

“Boot to Gecko, the HTML5-based mobile OS we first saw back in February, has today been renamed as Firefox OS.

Makers Mozilla – also responsible for the Firefox web browser, of course, revealed that the smartphone OS would be launched in ‘early 2013’, with Brazil the first country where Firefox-powered devices would go on sale.

The OS is aimed at ‘developing markets’, and designed to work smoothly on entry-level smartphone hardware. Everything phone feature – including the likes of phone calls and messaging – is an HTML5 web app, so a constant data connection is required.”

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