Twitter’s Official Application Will land in Firefox OS Operating System
Twitter has announced on Monday that, it will design the application for the mobile phone operating system Firefox OS which is developed by Mozilla. Once the mobile phone which use the Firefox OS operating platform begin to come into the market, this application will be landing the application market of Firefox Marketplace.
According to Twitter’s introduction, Firefox OS version’s Twitter application is similar to other versions’ Twitter application, that all include the labels of Home, Connect, Discover, Me, etc. as well as the search and Twitter news writing icon.
Web Activities is the unique function which equipped on Firefox OS version’s Twitter application, it can let the user to directly upload the images to the Twitter from any Web Activities’ application, including Firefox OS built-in photos application.
Mozilla also said on Sunday that, there are eighteen mobile operators to promise, they will support Firefox OS operating platform, in order to help with the build of Firefox Marketplace application stores. Many mobile phone products that use Firefox OS operating system, will focus on the low permeability’s emerging markets of intelligent mobile phone.
Besides Twitter, Facebook, Nokia's map application HERE, audio sharing application SoundCloud, game "Cut The Rope", etc. will also be landed on Firefox OS to strengthen the Firefox Marketplace’s application stores.
Although the cooperation relations’ build with important manufacturers will help for Firefox OS to win the favor of customers, it still has a long way to go if the company want to achieve the statues in the global intelligence mobile phone market. At present, the Android mobile phones and Apple iPhone have occupied the dominant position of global intelligent mobile phone.
Android platform has strong rallying point at the low end of intelligent mobile phone market. According to the estimation of market observers, Firefox OS would only get 1% of the share in global intelligent mobile phone’s operating system market this year.