Add-ons Blog

Posts from January, 2012

Announcing Add-on SDK 1.4!

The Jetpack team is proud to announce the release of Add-on SDK 1.4! This version of the SDK has the most new features of all the releases we have made since the 1.0 release. Some of the new features include: – Thanks to community members Hernan Colmeiro and Erik Vold, we have a new Simple… Continue reading

Categories: general, jetpack, releases, sdk

Default Compatibility is Coming and Your Help is Needed!

All add-ons will be made compatible by default in the upcoming Firefox 10 release, so it’s crunch time for testing them in Beta, Aurora, and Nightly. With default compatibility, you can expect to see less of the incompatible add-ons dialog, and more of your add-ons should just work. If you are a Firefox developer, support… Continue reading

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Categories: compatibility, developers, end users, releases

Issue Corrected with Add-on Usage Stats

After receiving numerous reports from add-on developers about slight dips in their usage statistics, we discovered an issue yesterday with the log configuration of several servers. This issue has been corrected and statistics should return to normal beginning with today’s report. Unfortunately, active daily user statistics since December 16, 2011 are approximately 33% lower than… Continue reading

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Categories: developers, general