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December 4, 2017  11:43 AM

Mozilla talks up speech-to-text application platform

Adrian Bridgwater Adrian Bridgwater Profile: Adrian Bridgwater
mozilla

Mozilla is on a mission… and it’s a mission designed to ‘empower’ software application developers with tools to help create more STT apps. STT you say? Yes, that would be...

October 16, 2013  7:51 PM

Solid programmer developments in Firefox operating system

Adrian Bridgwater Adrian Bridgwater Profile: Adrian Bridgwater
Firefox, mozilla

Mozilla continues its (positive) onslaught upon the developer tools space this month with the launch of the Firefox OS App Manager. The release sets out to give programmers more options to build and debug (and deploy) Firefox OS apps in what is essentially a simulator environment. Firefox OS App...


September 25, 2013  12:39 PM

Mozilla: plugins are now a legacy technology

Adrian Bridgwater Adrian Bridgwater Profile: Adrian Bridgwater
Firefox, mobile apps, mozilla, Open source

Mozilla has said that website plugins are now a legacy technology (they are not available on most mobile devices after all) and the organisation is now encouraging website developers to avoid using plugins wherever possible. Engineering manager for stability and plugins Benjamin Smedberg has used...


August 28, 2013  12:04 PM

Firefox OS, an operating system for HTML5

Adrian Bridgwater Adrian Bridgwater Profile: Adrian Bridgwater
mozilla

Mozilla is of course famed for its Firefox browser and multifarious web extensions, but the organisation has now also developed its own Firefox OS operating system. Firefox OS (or FxOS if you prefer) is a mobile operating system built upon the Linux kernel (and booting into a Gecko-based runtime...


May 6, 2013  7:18 AM

Mozilla blasts spurious disguise of online surveillance tools

Adrian Bridgwater Adrian Bridgwater Profile: Adrian Bridgwater
false, mozilla

Open source focused developer of the Firefox web browser, Thunderbird email client and Bugzilla bug tracking system Mozilla has issued a "cease and desist" notice to Gamma International.


April 10, 2013  11:03 AM

On Antarctica 80% of users use Firefox

Adrian Bridgwater Adrian Bridgwater Profile: Adrian Bridgwater
Firefox, mozilla, Open source

The "proudly non-profit" Mozilla Project is 15 years old this month. The project started out as a release of the Netscape browser and email client/suite back on March 31 1998, at which point Netscape Communications Foundation formally created Mozilla. The Mozilla name comes from a portmanteau of...


November 9, 2012  1:33 PM

Mozilla director: We’ll make content more webby

Adrian Bridgwater Adrian Bridgwater Profile: Adrian Bridgwater
Developer, mozilla, Open source, page, Web design

Holiday season is just around the corner, but this week it's festival season. To be more accurate, it's time for the Mozilla Festival. A gathering of web-centric happy geeks that features peer learning time as well as hands on coding and tool experience sessions, plus a chance to hear from...


January 4, 2012  9:09 AM

Mozilla overhauls for version 2.0 of public licence

Adrian Bridgwater Adrian Bridgwater Profile: Adrian Bridgwater
copyright, Firefox, mozilla, Open source, Patents

The Mozilla Project team has emerged from a full service and oil change with an updated version 2.0 public license for the new year. The new Mozilla Public Licence (MPL) 2.0 is the first major revamp in over a decade and is hoped to last another 10 years. With it comes support for the Apache and...


November 21, 2011  6:59 PM

Mozilla Festival London: a three-ring circus of innovation

Adrian Bridgwater Adrian Bridgwater Profile: Adrian Bridgwater
mozilla, Open source, Web development

The Mozilla Foundation has held its annual gathering of the clans in London this November in what the organisation has called a "three-ring circus of innovation" -- the theme for this year: media, freedom and the web. Mozilla wants to use these events as "brainstorming platforms for open web...


September 28, 2011  11:36 AM

New Firefox for Android: helping developers first, THEN users

Adrian Bridgwater Adrian Bridgwater Profile: Adrian Bridgwater
browser, Firefox, mozilla, Open source

Open source browser Firefox has been updated for Windows, Mac, Linux and (for the purposes of this short communiqué) the Android mobile operating system. Before we take a quick look at some of the new features, it is worth noting that Mozilla is if anything extremely software developer focused...


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