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Posts from 2014

Add-on Compatibility for Firefox 30

Firefox 30 will be released on June 10th. Here’s the list of changes that went into this version that can affect add-on compatibility. There is more information available in Firefox 30 for Developers, so you should read that too. General Move some addon-private JSM’s to a subdirectory. A large number of number of JS modules… Continue reading

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Add-ons for Australis Contest Winners

The results are in for the Add-ons for Australis contest. The judges have selected the add-on entries that best capture Firefox 29′s new design and customization features, so check them out for yourselves! Congratulations to the winners! Best Overall 1st Place – The Fox, Only Better by quicksaver Maximizes browser viewing space while keeping it… Continue reading

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Add-ons Update – Week of 2014/05/09

I post these updates every 3 weeks to inform add-on developers about the status of the review queues, add-on compatibility, and other happenings in the add-ons world. The Review Queues Most nominations for full review are taking less than 4 weeks to review. 91 nominations in the queue awaiting review. Most updates are being reviewed within… Continue reading

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May Featured Add-ons

Pick of the Month: Easy Copy Copy page details such as its title, URL and HTML source with one click and paste it anywhere, such as emails, blogs and forums. Copy a single page, all open tabs or all links on a page. Format text as plain text or HTML. This is an excellent add-on,… Continue reading

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Add-ons Update – Week of 2014/04/16

I post these updates every 3 weeks to inform add-on developers about the status of the review queues, add-on compatibility, and other happenings in the add-ons world. The Review Queues Most nominations for full review are taking less than 3 weeks to review. 148 nominations in the queue awaiting review. Most updates are being reviewed… Continue reading

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Add-ons for Australis contest has ended

Thank you to everyone who participated in the Add-ons for Australis contest! After the entries go through the review process, the judges will go over them and select winners. We’ll notify and announce the winners in the coming weeks. In the meantime, you can check out the new design for yourself on Firefox Beta.

Categories: contests, developers

Add-on Compatibility for Firefox 29

Firefox 29 will be released on April 29th. Here’s the list of changes that went into this version that can affect add-on compatibility. There is more information available in Firefox 29 for Developers, so you should read that too. Australis! This is a big one. The Australis theme introduces major changes that all add-on developers… Continue reading

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Categories: compatibility, developers, documentation