Posts Tagged "Mozilla"

Working At Mozilla

Working At Mozilla

  • 18th August 2014

So I relocated across to Portland and started working on the User Advocacy team for FireFoxOS Support. My main tasks where to help bring some technical expertise to the team to help them build a set of tools for their reporting. My time with Mozilla in Portland was short and…

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Mozilla 15th Anniversary

Mozilla 15th Anniversary

  • 2nd April 2013

Today is Mozilla's 15th Anniversary of keeping the web open, it is an amazing story and one that was born from the browser war days. What started off as Netscape and a battle between them and Internet Explorer who did at one stage try to and won a domination battle of the…

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15 things I love about the Web

15 things I love about the Web

  • 2nd April 2013

To celebrate Mozilla’s 15th Anniversary “15 things I love about the web” I created my own webpage talking about the 15 things I love about the web, using the great project thimble from Mozilla a cool little tool and awesome to help show kids how easy it is to make…

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Zepto.js >> The Mozilla alternative to JQuery for Mobiles

Zepto.js >> The Mozilla alternative to JQuery for Mobiles

  • 15th March 2013

Now with this title I am not saying that you should throw away JQuery etc… not at all… Lord knows I never will. But Mozilla has created a lighter version of JQuery to assist with Mozilla OS development and mobile HTML5 app development in general. When you download Mortar to have…

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Mozilla OS >> It is no longer a pipe dream

Mozilla OS >> It is no longer a pipe dream

  • 28th August 2012

I have been following MozillaOS for awhile now but this week I got to meet some people in Mozilla HQ in London who were responsible for pushig it forward. I can not tell you how excited I was. I have been watching this project since its announcement as I feel…

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Young Rewired State Finals

  • 14th August 2012

10 to 12 August So the week was a success and the teams headed down to Birmingham to present there ideas. The Friday was spent locked up in rooms practicing their presentations and then finally presenting to a group of judges who would pick the winners for the Saturday presentation. The Saturday presentation was…

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Young Rewired State Mozilla HQ

  • 9th August 2012

6 to 9 August So my good friend Steve from Rewired Australia pinged me and told me about Young Rewired State in the UK and how it would be on whilst I was over here. I got onto my email and contacted the team and asked how I could help….

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The Cathedral and the Bazaar

The Cathedral and the Bazaar

  • 26th August 2009

http://www.catb.org/esr/writings/homesteading/  – Papers by Eric S Raymond << The Cathedral and the Bazaar was a key paper in helping Netscape to make the decision to release their source code under the Mozilla name (Mozilla was the original name for the browser)

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