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Add-ons Meetup Group – Wednesday June 6!

Join the Firefox Add-ons team at Mozilla’s headquarters in Mountain View for an informative evening of food, drinks, and prizes! Learn best practices for getting your add-ons approved, and hear case studies about developers who have built successful businesses around add-ons. We’ll also talk about the new Mozilla Marketplace for apps, and more! Those who… Continue reading

Categories: developers, events, general, jetpack, mobile, restartless, sdk

Add-ons @FOSDEM 2012

Tomorrow I’m heading to Europe for a week or so; amongst other things I am very very excited to be attending FOSDEM for the first time after hearing about it for years! I’ll be speaking and generally helping out in the Mozilla project’s dev room. If you are at all interested in add-on development, there… Continue reading

Categories: builder, events, jetpack, mobile, sdk

Jetpack Project: weekly update for Dec. 20th, 2011

Project News Firefox developer Tim Taubert blogged about an interesting technique for getting Firefox’s native websocket implementation working on IRC Cloud using an SDK-based add-on. Frustrated with debugging geolocation code? Try Louis-Remi Babe’s excellent Geo Devtool addon. This addon is SDK based and allows you to manually set the browser’s current geolocation. Last but not… Continue reading

Categories: builder, jetpack, mobile, sdk

Jetpack Project: weekly update for Oct. 4 2011

Project News London Add-on Workshop SDK slides are posted. We’re running an end-of year add-on competition focusing on restartless addons. Meeting Brief Builder / re-pack scripts need more testing. SDK 1.2 RC1 to be released later today. L10n and Mobile support under active development, no hard time-lines for landing on trunk. Planning an all-day SDK… Continue reading

Categories: builder, events, general, jetpack, mobile, restartless, sdk