We canceled last week’s Add-ons Meetup due to bad weather in the area, but have rescheduled it for next Tuesday, October 27. If you’ll be in the Mountain View area next Tuesday, please RSVP and stop by for free food and add-ons discussion! For more information on the event, see our meetup page.
Posts from 2009
Since the Contributions Pilot launched in July, we’ve been working hard to improve this feature and understand its impact on the community. Since we launched the Contributions Dashboards in early September, we’ve been able to look at the data and gather our findings. One of the first questions that developers want to know is whether… Continue reading
Come join us at the new Mozilla HQ in Mountain View for some BBQ and a schedule that’s light on presentation and heavy on interaction. Sign up here. Festivities start at 7 and end at 9, hope to see you there! Edit: due to the biggest storm since 1962, we’ve postponed the event. Stay tuned… Continue reading
With the Extend Firefox contest over, I wanted to see where entries were coming from so I created some quick charts that show which countries were represented via the various submissions: These charts show me we need stronger developer outreach outside of North America & Europe. South America, for example, is a hot bed of… Continue reading
There’s been interest lately around the SkipScreen add-on and we’re happy to report that we will continue to list this add-on on our site. We continue to support add-on developers like SkipScreen and work hard to provide the best selection of browser add-ons on the Web.
Now that the Extend Firefox 3.5 Contest is officially over, the hard part of judging the add-ons comes into play. We had 64 add-ons submitted with 40 of those being brand-new new add-ons and 24 being upgrades. We have a great set of judges which will help to put these great entries through their paces… Continue reading
I’ve just returned from Santiago Chile, where MozCamp Chile and JRSL Chile were held. It is the first Mozilla event I’ve attended, so it was a great learning experience. I specially enjoyed the fact that it was a Hispanic event so I got to meet many members of the hispanic Mozilla communities. The participant list… Continue reading
Due to a timezone issue, the contest submission form closed an hour earlier than it should have. In order to ensure that everyone has a fair chance to join in on the contest, we’ve re-enabled the submission form to allow those affected by the early closing to submit your entries. You can submit your add-on… Continue reading
Our last San Francisco Bay Area meetup in May was very successful, with great turnout and positive feedback afterwards. Since then, we’ve had a number of meetups across the United States and learned a lot about what developers are interested in talking about. Based on that, we thought a recurring meetup group here in the… Continue reading
Time is almost up for the Extend Firefox contest and you need to get your entries in by tomorrow (10/2/09). Entries will be accepted until 11:59pm Pacific Time (GMT -8) so don’t wait until the last minute! The submission page can be found here: http://labs.mozilla.com/contests/extendfirefox3.5/enter.php We look forward to seeing all of the great ideas… Continue reading