Sorry about July week 2 as I wasn’t able to provide Firefox OS news and updates. Probably I have missed many thing as surprises comes Firefox way in July second week. Ok! Anyways I am back from July Week 1 news to July third week news. Probably the biggest and the best news you would like to hear is the availability of GeeksPhone Keon and Peak firmware update.
Firmware Update to GeeksPhone Keon and Peak
So here comes the first ever firmware update to Developer preview available handset, GeeksPhone Keon and Peak. The early Geeksphone can be now updated to Firefox 1.1 version via manual process. According to reports by Engadget this update will bring faster boot time, minor improvements and bug fixes. It’s still unclear when Firefox OS v2.0 will be made available.
Sony Firefox Phones
Apart from big firmware update to Geeksphone devices, Sony Mobiles has announced that they will come up with a Firefox powered phone very soon but nothing early than 2014. Elobrating the reports by T3, Sony representatives says that their engineers are working on Firefox OS mobile and HTML5 technology.
Firefox vs Android vs iOS
While Firefox OS vs iOS talks hasn’t interested bloggers and people around the world, they are more into Android vs Firefox comparison. According to reports at ITwire, Mozilla’s mobile OS might defeat Android in long run but on the other side of news, Pandodaily quoted that Firefox OS can’t compete with Android.