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The Relationship Between Firebug and Mozilla Developer Tools

25 May 2011

As manager of Mozilla’s Developer Tools team, people keep asking me about how our work relates to the Firebug project. It has even come up in a tweet, but this is not really a 140 character kind of question. Johnathan discussed this a year ago, and what he says there still applies today. I wanted […]


Devtools Addons: Framerate Monitor, Workspace

12 January 2011

Last month at the All Hands meeting in Mountain View, we were lining up for tacos and Patrick Walton and I were chatting about some things. Specifically, about some of the interesting areas we could go with new developer tools. The Framerate Monitor “I think,” paraphrasing Patrick, “that it would be cool to have a […]