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20 October 2008 23:15

Battle of the Mobile Phone Operating Systems

Gizmodo shows off its promiscuous use of every smartphone on the block in an informative explainer about the current roster of mobile operating systems out there, from Windows Mobile, iPhone 2.0, and Android to Symbian, BlackBerry, and Palm. In the wake of the iPhone 3G and on the eve of Android's launch, we want to know: which flavor of smartphone OS is your favorite? Cast your vote below. More ยป

20 October 2008 22:15

Screenshot Tour: A Closer Look at Fennec, the Mobile Firefox Browser

Mozilla's Firefox-like browser for mobile phones, code-named Fennec, has been released as a free alpha preview for Windows, Mac, and Linux systems (and Nokia N810 Internet Tablets). As you would expect with an alpha preview, it's a bit buggy, and not all the features are in place, but it's intriguing to see how Mozilla plans to smoosh Firefox 3's features onto the tiniest screens. If you want to know what Firefox on your phone might look like, read on for detailed screenshots and a rundown of Fennec's features.