Mozilla to launch iOS and Android rival at MWC

Mozilla have already shown off images of their upcoming open source OS but have now revealed that their demo at MWC will be with a partner

 

Rumours have emerged that Mozilla will be launching its Boot to Gecko (B2G) alongside product manufacturer LG with a working prototype being on show at MWC 2012.

Speculation has arisen after Mozilla's own Brendan Eich confirmed via Twitter that Boot to Gecko would be making an appearance at MWC saying "we should lay bets! We'll be at MWC with partners..."

The open source OS will be hoping to take on the likes of Apple and Android with the help of both manufacturing partners but also, as some are suggesting, the help of carriers.

By using Web Apps the OS gives carriers the complete freedom to tailor the OS specifically to their needs with no issues about optimisation between different devices.

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