Firefox add-ons ‘more difficult’ to hijack, Mozilla claims. But are they?

After users of certain Google Chrome extensions were bombarded with unwanted ads, Mozilla has talked a good game about the relative safety of their add-ons from hijackers. But history shows Firefox isn't immune to these attacks either.

I used Firefox OS for 30 days and it made me want to quit phones forever

Mozilla's Firefox OS is designed to challenge Android in key developing markets around the world, so we spent a month to see if it has what it takes. However, it managed to cure a smartphone addict of his affliction.

LG unveils its first Firefox phone, but only Brazil can use it

LG has announced its first smartphone running Mozilla's Firefox OS, and like previous examples from other manufacturers, the release is similarly restrictive. The phone has a 4-inch display, a 1GHz processor, and runs Firefox OS 1.1.

New ZTE Firefox OS phone with improved spec coming in early 2014

We can expect ZTE to release a new smartphone running Mozilla's Firefox OS early next year, and better still, it should have a considerably improved specification over the current ZTE Open.

Firefox OS is a go, as $90 ZTE Open launches in Spain

Spanish network Telefonica has announced it will start selling the first commercially available phone running Firefox OS, the ZTE Open, from July 2, and it will cost just 70 euros, or about $90.

Stop watching us: Mozilla, Reddit among forces demanding answers about surveillance

Mozilla just launched a campaign to demand more information about how the Internet is monitored.

Mozilla revamps Firefox to look more like Chrome, sets release date for October

Mozilla is giving the next-gen Firefox a major makeover codenamed Australis. Say hello to rounded tabs and add-on buttons and widgets next to the main toolbar, and goodbye to user-created toolbars.

Firefox OS tablets may already be in the works

At a private event at the Chinese Computex conference on Monday, Mozilla unveiled its first Firefox OS tablet. Foxconn recently became the 19th member of the Firefox OS development team, and is likely developing the new device for Mozilla.

Firefox OS tablet in the works? Mozilla and Foxconn set to unveil new device June 3

Firefox OS creatorr Mozilla and manufacturing titan Foxconn have reportedly joined forces, with a Firefox OS device – rumored to be a tablet – set to be unveiled at a special event in Taiwan next week.

Mozilla to bring console-quality 3D games to Firefox browser

The Firefox browser will be supercharged with a new feature that will give you the capability to play Web-based games comparable in quality to console games without the need for plugins.

Firefox to start blocking third-party cookies by default, inevitably pissing off advertisers

It might not be the end all be all of online privacy issues, but a new default setting that will block cookies on a future Firefox release (version 22) might make some of you happy.

ZTE shows off Firefox OS and Open phone at MWC 2013

In an announcement that was far from shocking, ZTE took time during its Mobile World Congress 2013 conference to rehash the details about Firefox OS and the first phone that will run it, the ZTE Open. The entry-level phone will make its way…