Because of this design, not only can Gaia be run on B2G OS devices, but also on other operating systems and in other web browsers (Albeit with potentially degraded functionality depending on the capabilities of the browser).
Third party applications onto the device installed alongside Gaia can be launched by Gaia.
Documentation about Gaia
- Introduction to Gaia
- Gaia is the user interface application for B2G OS devices; it's simply a Web application running atop the B2G OS software stack. This guide introduces Gaia at a high level.
- Gaia apps
- Information on each of the default apps available in the Gaia family, including tips on how to use them, and how to modify them.
- Developing Gaia
- A detailed guide to hacking and modifying the Gaia interface, and contributing to the Gaia project.