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Chrome challenges Firefox, may become No. 2 browser

Mozilla's Firefox browser has lost more than 11 percent of its user share in the last two months, giving Google's Chrome another shot at replacing it as the world's No. 2 browser, according to new data.

Mozilla to ship 'Metro-ized' Firefox Dec. 10

Mozilla will launch Firefox for Microsoft's Windows 8 "Modern" user interface in mid-December, more than a year after the operating system's launch, according to the open-source developer's planning documents.

ZTE's Firefox OS smartphone available soon on eBay in the U.S. and U.K.

The Firefox OS used in the ZTE Open Firefox OS phone, is touted as a better alternative for low-end smartphones.

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The blink tag is finally dead, killed off by Firefox 23

Firefox 23 launched Tuesday, complete with a new "share" button and a number of useful security updates. But it also finally killed off the "blink" tag, an annoying staple of the Web's early days.

Firefox, Chrome strengthen in-browser debugging

Mozilla and Google have updated their browsers with features to help developers more effectively write and debug their websites.

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Browser privacy tools still lack bite, security analysts say

Browser vendors continue to implement privacy in a half-hearted way, with Internet Explorer's default use of cookie ‘do not track' technology being the best of a weak job, a new assessment by NSS Labs has argued.

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Hackers use bogus Chrome, Firefox extensions to pilfer social media accounts

Trend Micro has found two malicious browser extensions that hijack Twitter, Facebook and Google+ accounts.

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Firefox OS simulator adds commerce feature for app developers

The latest simulator for the upcoming Firefox mobile OS is aimed to please developers planning to sell applications.

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T-Mobile to launch its first Firefox phone next week

T-Mobile will begin its rollout of phones based on Mozilla's Firefox OS when it puts the Alcatel One Touch on sale in Poland next week.

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Hands-on with ZTE Open, Firefox OS phone

The first phone based on the new Firefox OS will go on sale in Spain this week for just 69 euro, or $90. The ZTE Open will be put on sale by Telefonica, which plans to offer Firefox phones in all its markets by the end of 2014.

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Hands-on: Telefonica's $90 Firefox phone

After several months of anticipation, the first phones based on the Firefox operating system are here. Telefónica will begin selling the ZTE Open on Tuesday in Spain as the first step of a global rollout that should see Firefox OS devices available in all the carrier's markets by the end of next year.

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