Mozilla's Firefox OS for mobile devices may still have a long way to go, but the foundation is ramping up the pace by announcing version 1.1 today. The updatebrings a hefty bunch of features including the much-needed performance enhancements, as well as support for more languages.
Version 1.1 alsoadds adaptive appsearch, contact management enhancements for Gmail and Hotmail (Outlook), music search, and calender modifications. Performance-wise, Mozilla talks about a string of improvements on the keyboard, scrolling, browser downloads, and load times. Firefox OS now also supports 15 more languages.
There's still a long way to go in order for it compete with Android and iOS, but Mozilla is definitely taking the right steps to progress.
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