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[ZDNet] Mozilla aims to play the OS game

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Mozilla is plotting to join the operating system fray with an “open Web†twist.

The group outlined a project called Boot to Gecko (B2G) on its Wiki page:
Source

Sorta want..

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Because Google Chrome OS is doing SO WELL. End sarcasm.
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"The creators of the Firefox web browser have started developing an operating system for mobiles and tablets."
"Once finished the operating system will compete with Android as it will run on the same devices."
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-14289981

More choices for your Android phone.

They want some of the action
Edited by quakermaas - 7/26/11 at 6:15am
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Because Google Chrome OS is doing SO WELL. End sarcasm.
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It'll require 3GB of RAM to boot to desktop. Running an application? Lets just not talk about that.
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ugh i hate it when these random companies try to put their nose into other people's businesses.
OS is for Microsoft and Apple.
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I'm surprised Mozilla doesn't find a way to just change their name to Google. They used to be such an innovative group, now they just copy everyone else and gave up on trying to be unique.
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ugh i hate it when these random companies try to put their nose into other people's businesses.
OS is for Microsoft and Apple.
and what about linux?
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Originally Posted by james8 View Post
ugh i hate it when these random companies try to put their nose into other people's businesses.
OS is for Microsoft and Apple.
Wow seriously, get off of the internet right now.
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No OS needed, just keep playing with the browser world Modzilla and Google.
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