Mozilla: 18 Carriers Join Firefox OS Bandwagon
Phoronix: Mozilla: 18 Carriers Join Firefox OS Bandwagon
Ahead of Mobile World Congress getting underway tomorrow in Barcelona, Mozilla has announced that they've got 18 mobile carriers so far backing their Firefox OS project...
Firefox OS uses Android's base
Firefox OS uses the Android Linux kernel since drivers exist for it. There's no Dalvik, Java, or Android app.
The simplified OS helps for openness, for running on low-spec phones, and for updates & security.