Firefox Home for iPhone and iPod Touch

Firefox-HomeMozilla has just released a free, ground-breaking application for iPhone , iPod Touch and iPad called Firefox Home which brings your Firefox history, bookmarks and open tabs (just as you had left them on your desktop) to your idevice.

The app is not a full browser; instead it can be considered as an add-on for Mobile Safari to help users view web pages from saved tabs and bookmarks on their iPhone or iPod touch.

The FireFox Home app uses Firefox Sync technology (Mozilla weave) and you need to install it on your desktop PC in order to synchronize your data. Firefox-home-main

Instructions for setting up FireFox Home on your iPhone:

  1. Download and Install Firefox Sync, a free add-on for Firefox, on your computer.
  2. Restart Firefox and follow prompts to create an account with both a password and a secret phrase.
  3. Go the App Store on your iPhone and search for “Firefox Home” or install it directly from iTunes.
  4. Launch Firefox Home on your iPhone. You’ll be prompted to enter your Firefox Sync account info. Enter your username, password and Secret Phrase and tap “Done.”

Enjoy! [via]

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0 Comments

  1. Siddharth

    Jul 16, 2010 at 11:13 am

    wow.. thats cool :)
    Thanks for the share !!

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