tag: html5

Firefox OS apps now run on Android

Panasonic to bring Mozilla OS to smart TVs

Japanese electronics giant Panasonic has joined forces with Mozilla to develop and promote Firefox OS as an open and HTML5-based platform for smart TVs.

Particle's website has been replaced by a static holding page

Apple acquires Google’s HTML5 aide

The ongoing war between Apple and Google continues to rage on, as it has surfaced that Particle, the web design and creative consultancy firm that the former has reportedly acquired has, until now, been a key supplier to Google.

The HTML5 based browser will use the Firefox brand

Firefox mobile OS wins operator support

Software firm and browser developer Mozilla claims industry support is growing behind its plans to launch an open operating system based on HTML5. On Monday the company confirmed the OS will use the Firefox brand and is designed to power smartphones “built entirely to open web standards,” where all of the device’s capabilities can be developed as HTML5 applications.

Facebook is set to launch a branded device on Thursday.

Facebook targeting mobile revenue with App Center launch

Facebook has announced that it will shortly launch its App Center, a new portal for its users to discover and rate smartphone apps.. Due to be launched “in the coming weeks”, the App Center will showcase iOS, Android and HTML5 apps. Facebook will use indicators such user rating and engagement to select the apps it feels are of the highest quality.

Mobile web browser advertising is still the favoured medium and WAP-based web browsing is still going strong

InMobi grows mobile ad offering with Sprout purchase

Mobile advertising network InMobi branched out with the acquisition of ad creation platform Sprout this week, reducing the deployment time and complexity of mobile advert creation and distribution.

RTSS could be the key to driving mobile broadband usage among prepaid segments

Carriers must think laterally to score in an OTT market

Carriers are going to need to think and act laterally if they’re to gain relevance in an over-the-top (OTT) mobile data market. This is the message from Openwave SVP for product management and marketing, John Giere, who said that with customer experience representing a key driver of growth, carriers need to drop their linear approach to billing and services and start taking advantage of their unique access to end-user data.

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