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Mozilla Looks Back On A Year Of Open Web Development Mozilla Looks Back On A Year Of Open Web Development

2012 has been a momentous year for the Internet despite the best efforts of lawmakers and International groups to knock it down a peg. Google and Facebook have already looked back over the year, and have shared some stats on …

Mozilla Announces The Game On Challenge Mozilla Announces The Game On Challenge
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Web-based games have come a long way since the early days of Shockwave. Mozilla has been one of the leaders in this area by creating games that push the boundaries of HTML5 and other Web-based technologies. Now the non-profit wants …

Mozilla Releases Firefox OS Simulator 1.0, Per-Window Private Browsing Mozilla Releases Firefox OS Simulator 1.0, Per-Window Private Browsing

Mozilla will be releasing its new mobile operating system, Firefox OS, into the wild early next year. The non-profit needs help from developers to make sure its launch goes smoothly, and so it released a simulator to help people get …

Mozilla Social API Integrates Facebook Into Firefox Mozilla Social API Integrates Facebook Into Firefox
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Back in October, Mozilla released Firefox beta 17. This particular version of the eight-year-old browser brought with it the Social API – a new tool that would allow developers to integrate social networks right into the browser experience. Facebook was …

Mozilla Invests In Everything.me For The Future Of Firefox OS Mozilla Invests In Everything.me For The Future Of Firefox OS
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The open Web is something that’s near and dear to the heart of Mozilla. The company has invested a lot of time and money into its own HTML5 development, but it’s also investing in other companies that align with its …

Mozilla Launches Firefox With MSN Mozilla Launches Firefox With MSN

Mozilla announced the release of a new version of Firefox for MSN fans called, appropriately, Firefox with MSN. It’s described as a customized version of the browser for MSN users, which sets Bing as the default search engine in the …

Firefox For Android Now Available On ARMv6 Devices Firefox For Android Now Available On ARMv6 Devices

Firefox for Android, like all Android apps, is constantly evolving to meet the demands of a more diversified hardware environment. Until now, Mozilla has supported Android 2.2 and devices with ARMv7 processors. Now the non-profit is targeting millions of additional …

Firefox OS Simulator Now Available As A Prototype Firefox OS Simulator Now Available As A Prototype
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Firefox OS is launching early next year, and Mozilla needs to make sure that developers have some apps ready before its launch. It’s a little early to get hardware into the hands of developers though. That’s where software solutions come …

Mozilla Rewards Digital Literacy With New Webmaker Badges Mozilla Rewards Digital Literacy With New Webmaker Badges

Over the weekend, Mozilla launched Mozilla Webmaker Badges to “recognize the skills that you learn” while making “awesome webmaking projects” (and for participating in the Mozilla Webmaker community and events). Here are the badges you can earn: “As users complete …

Mozilla Brings Real Time Video Remixing To The Masses With Popcorn Maker Mozilla Brings Real Time Video Remixing To The Masses With Popcorn Maker

Does anybody remember VH1′s Pop Up Video? At the time, it was really cool to see music videos laden with small nuggets of trivia about my favorite artists. It’s about time something like that came to the Web, and Mozilla …

Firefox Is Now 8 Years Old (Is That All?) Firefox Is Now 8 Years Old (Is That All?)
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Mozilla is celebrating Firefox’s eighth birthday today. It was November 9, 2004, when Mozilla launched the browser. Frankly, I can’t believe it’s been only eight, but that is a long time in Internet years. “We had the audacity to believe …

Mozilla Walks Developers Through Firefox OS Mozilla Walks Developers Through Firefox OS

Mozilla is about to enter the smartphone market in a big way. The non-profit will be offering Firefox OS on handsets in smaller markets, like South America. In fact, the team behind Firefox OS went to Brazil in August to …

Mozilla Mozaic Might Be The Future Of Bookmarks Mozilla Mozaic Might Be The Future Of Bookmarks
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The bookmark hasn’t changed in a long time. Regardless of browser, the bookmark is a link in a long line of other links that the user has saved for easy access. Chris Lee, an interaction designer and developer working with …

Firefox Marketplace Is Now Open With Latest Aurora Release Firefox Marketplace Is Now Open With Latest Aurora Release

Did you know that Mozilla has an app store? It’s called the Firefox Marketplace, and it’s an area where developers can sell HTML5 apps. It’s going to be a central part of the Firefox OS coming to smartphones early next …

Mozilla And Facebook Testing Social API In Firefox Beta Mozilla And Facebook Testing Social API In Firefox Beta
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Mozilla has had a hand in developing many of the Web APIs that Chrome, Firefox and others have been implementing over the last year. The non-profit company is now developing its latest Web API that has the potential to make …

Firefox 16 Pulled After Security Vulnerability Was Found Firefox 16 Pulled After Security Vulnerability Was Found
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Have you downloaded Firefox 16 yet? The newest version of the browser added quite a few pro-developer features including a really nice developer toolbar. It seems that a rather nasty vulnerability made its way into the update as well. According …

Mozilla Launches Developer Toolbar In Firefox 16 Mozilla Launches Developer Toolbar In Firefox 16
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Mozilla has launched a new feature with Firefox 16 called the Developer Toolbar, which comes with what Mozilla calls the Developer Command Line. This is designed to provide easy keyboard control over Firefox developer tools, and it completes commands and …

Mozilla Releases Persona To The Public Mozilla Releases Persona To The Public

Do you remember Mozilla’s ambitious plan to replace passwords? It’s called Persona, and it promised to be a single sign-in solution across the entire Internet. It’s been in the works for a while now, but Mozilla is ready to share …

Mozilla Invites Developers To Build Apps From The Future Mozilla Invites Developers To Build Apps From The Future

Mozilla joined forces with the National Science Foundation in June for Ignite. The project asked for app ideas from the general public that would help humanity in a positive way. These apps were to be envisioned with the “faster, smarter …

Firefox 15 Brings Speed Improvements To Desktop And Mobile Firefox 15 Brings Speed Improvements To Desktop And Mobile
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Firefox 15 may be the most important release of Mozilla’s browser to date. For what seems like forever now, Firefox has had issues with memory. Certain add-ons, when installed, would eat up massive chunks of memory and slow Firefox down …

Firefox Update Brings Big Improvements To HTML5 Games Firefox Update Brings Big Improvements To HTML5 Games

Mozilla, like Google, has been investing heavily in HTML5 development. One of the best ways to show off the latest improvements in HTML5 and WebGL development is through the creation of games. With the latest release of Firefox, the browser …