Amazon, Google, Microsoft, Mozilla and Netflix all teamed up to announce the “Alliance For Open Media” to develop next generation of royalty-free video format.
Mozilla announced “Suggested Tiles” for Firefox which are advertisements that appear as tiles inside of a new tab. Mozilla adds that users can customize the ads.
The newly released Firefox 38 brings lot of new features like DRM Playback using Adobe Content Decryption Module (CDM) and improvements to its UI along with the usual bug fixes.
Mozilla partnered with Orange telecom and officially launches Orange Klif, a smartphone running the open source Firefox OS in Madagascar And Senegal.
Google was the default search engine in Firefox for nearly a decade, but that is about to change. According to this Mozilla blog, Yahoo search is about to become the default search engine in Firefox in the U.S.
Mozilla has launched MozVR.com the first virtual reality website, designed for Oculus Rift owners, to the mainstream web.