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The first Windows Mobile alpha for Fennec, the mobile version of Firefox has been announced by Mozilla. Fennec has benefited from the delay however, with some important advances being implemented. The user interface controls have been rebuilt to be entirely CSS based, which allow it to be more easily adjusted for various screen sizes and resolutions in the future. The…

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While the Windows Mobile version has hit a bit of a snag, the version of the Nokia N810 seems to have come on great, and the Mozilla team is readying a beta for the device soon.  This video below shows the app in action, and it looks pretty good.  The latest news from the Windows Mobile Fennec team is that…

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Pocketnow has managed to keep Firefox Mobile running long enough to make a 3 minute video of the app in action. While the UI appears nice the app still looks slow and unresponsive. Hopefully this will improve rapidly in the coming months Read more at Pocketnow here.

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WMExperts reports that Mozilla is close to releasing a first public release of the Fennec, the Firefox Mobile browser, on the Windows Mobile platform. According the the notes from their weekly meeting, the release is just awaiting the code being signed of by one or two members of the team. We are targeting a Milestone release for the first week…

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While Firefox Mobile for Windows Mobile has not been released yet, one can get an early taste of the browser in action by running the desktop emulator version, which can be downloaded here. GSMDome has done just that, and has recorded this video of the application in action. As can be seem from the video, the rendering is pretty good.…

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A Silicon Republic interview with Christian Sejersen, mobile director of engineering on Mozilla confirms that there will be no Firefox Mobile for the Android or Mobile OSX platform. Regarding the two platforms, about Android he said Mozilla is doing nothing right now or in the near future. As for the iPhone, it is a complete no for two reasons: firstly…

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In a rather impressive debut, Firefox Mobile, which has not even entered alpha release yet, already scored 88/100 in the Acid 3 web-standards test (wikipedia). This test measures how standards compliant a web browser’s rendering engine is, and therefore how accurately it will be able to display complex web pages. For comparison, the iPhone 3G browser only scores 74, wile making…

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The picture is not pretty, but what it represents is – Mozilla running in the Windows Mobile emulator, rendering a web page. The new version of Firefox mobile, code-named Fennec, is already running on the Linux-based Nokia N810 tablet, but early released on the Windows Mobile platform will occur “within the next few months”, according to Jay Sullivan, Mozilla vice…