Mozilla Shows Off Fennec for Android, Nokia N900
Aug 31, 2010, 01:35 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Thor Olavsrud)
"Fennec, the long-awaited mobile version of Mozilla's open
source Firefox browser, is one step closer to release, marking a
new milestone in Mozilla's efforts to parlay its Firefox success
into a foothold in smartphones.
"Earlier this month, Mozilla announced on its blog that an alpha
release of the next major version of Fennec is now available for
Google-backed Android and Nokia N900 users to download and
"Industry watchers have been waiting to see how Mozilla
approaches the mobile browser market, where there are already
entrenched competitors -- chiefly, the vendors whose browsers ship
preinstalled on phones. Google (NASDAQ: GOOG), for instance,
provides its Browser app for Android devices."