Mozilla Releases Second Alpha of Fennec for Windows Mobile
Mozilla has made a new alpha version of its mobile Fennec browser available to any phone using the Windows Mobile platform. The new version is still an early test build, and most of the changes made are meant to help Mozilla better collect information from end users on the browser's performance. Some improvements that end users should experience compared to the previous version include better support for touch screens, as well as better stability, performance, and integration with the Windows Mobile OS. Mozilla said the new alpha also has a new theme. The browser is a free download.
Mozilla Releases Firefox to iOS Devices
Mozilla today made its Firefox browser available to the iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch. Mozilla released a preview of the browser in New Zealand in September, but is now offering the Safari alternative to everyone.
Mozilla Testing Firefox Browser for iOS
Mozilla has released a public preview of its Firefox browser for iOS, though the preview is limited to New Zealand. Mozilla has long shied away from bringing Firefox to iOS, but given the popularity of iOS devices it reconsidered.
Opera Hopes New Android Browser Will Push Growth
Opera Software today announced a wholly refreshed version of Opera Mini for Android devices. Opera gave the browser a new user interface based on Material Design, which lends the browser a more native look and feel to Android devices.
Mozilla Acquires Pocket
Mozilla has purchased Pocket for an undisclosed sum. Mozilla is mostly known as the company behind the Firefox browser, while Pocket is a tool for saving and sharing content on the web.