02.18.10 - 05:54pm
I’m really happy to announce the fourth alpha release of Fennec for Windows Mobile. It has been some time since we released the third alpha and things have come quite far since then. Please have a look at this video walk through to get a sense of how things are shaping up. alpha 4 walk [...]
10.14.09 - 04:34pm
Today our ip based test-agent set-up ran through all 437 xpcshell tests for the first time on a Samsung Omnia II. This is a major step forward and everyone is pretty excited (Yay team!).
10.01.09 - 12:45pm
Every now and then I find myself in Visual Studio and I’m tempted to edit some source code (usually this happens in the middle of debugging something). Then alarm bells go off and I’m reminded of the pain of cleaning up my patches after visual studio has littered them with tabs and CRLF’s. Turns out [...]
09.04.09 - 11:11am
We’re very happy to announce the availability of Fennec Alpha 3 for Windows Mobile. There are lots of great features and fixes included in this release including improved panning and start up performance and support for different screen sizes and resolutions.
06.27.09 - 09:17pm
Yesterday we announced the first multi-platform release of Fennec. They are versioned Beta 2 for Maemo and Alpha 2 for Windows Mobile. Both are based on the same front end and back end code. The Beta and Alpha labels reflect the difference in maturity and stability of the underlying platform.
05.15.09 - 09:34am
We are pleased to announce that Fennec Alpha 1 for Windows Mobile 6 is available for download by developers and testers. This is an early developer release intended for testing purposes only. We would like to invite interested Windows Mobile developers and users to join with Mozilla’s developer and user community to help develop, test [...]
03.23.09 - 10:51pm
The pre-alpha build we released in February got a lot of criticism (and rightfully so) for what became known as the “checkerboard” issue. Mark Finkle blogged about the problem and the solution before. Tonight I pushed the fix to mozilla-central, here are some details. It all comes down to memory. Simply put, we were running [...]
02.23.09 - 04:48pm
Jono just blogged about one of the more unique (and down right awesome) features we’re planning for Fennec, tab syncing. Its part of our overall syncing effort called Weave. Several use cases have been thrown around, but the one that rings the loudest for me goes something like this: You’re looking for a new restaurant [...]
02.10.09 - 08:40am
On behalf of everyone who have been tirelessly working towards this goal, I would like to announce that our first milestone release of Fennec for Windows Mobile is now available for download.
01.18.09 - 07:44pm
Jaya just dropped me a note about this video he posted of Fennec running on his gumstix device with an E-Ink display. This is impressive progress to say the least. After watching the video I wonder if there are any interface changes we can make that would work better with the display and its refresh [...]