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Firefox OS Will Only Take A ‘Niche’ 1% Of Smartphone Shipments In 2013, Predicts Strategy Analytics

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http://techcrunch.com – Google’s Android smartphone OS is facing a lot of challengers in the low-cost smartphone segment, from Huawei, ZTE, Samsung and Nokia at the vendor end to Mozilla coming from its position in browser software. But for the short term it appears that there is little for Android to worry about from any single contender. Research out today from Strategy Analytics notes that one of these, Firefox OS, Mozilla’s mobile effort, will only sit on 1% of all global smartphone shipments in 2013, and it could take up to two years for it to turn that around. To be fair, Firefox has made some headw (IT news)