Archive for May, 2010

Planet Addition: Alon Zakai

Monday, May 31st, 2010

Alon Zakai (feed) – Alon is a platform engineer on the mobile team at Mozilla. Currently Alon is working on various things for mobile Firefox, like getting features to work in the new multi-process architecture, power management, etc.

Planet Additions: Class of 5/24/2010

Monday, May 24th, 2010

Patrick Walton (feed) – Patrick has been working full-time on Bespin for over 7 months now and started to
push a patch or two to mozilla-central, and so he thought now would be as good a time as any to get his blog syndicated to He plans to write about interesting Bespin tidbits.

Timothy Nikkel (feed) – Timothy Nikkel works mainly on improving the layout engine in Gecko.

Planet Additions: Class of 5/16/2010

Sunday, May 16th, 2010

Chris Leary (feed) – Chris is a compiler engineer working on the JavaScript engine team (SpiderMonkey, TraceMonkey, JaegerMonkey).

Bogomill Shopov’s feed moved.

David Boswell’s feeds (2) have moved.

Planet Additions: Class of 5/9/2010

Sunday, May 9th, 2010

Tanner Filip (feed) – Tanner is a support, and occasional QA helper. He tries to help with Mozilla as much he can.

Paul Osman (feed) – Paul Osman (irc: paulosman) works as a web developer on the Drumbeat project. Paul will be blogging about the project, web development and various other Mozilla community related things.

Brad Lassey feed moved.

Planet Additions: Class of 5/3/2010

Monday, May 3rd, 2010

Michael Coates (feed) – Michael works on the security team with the primary focus of identifying vulnerabilities and proactively protecting Mozilla’s websites. Michael’s background is in application security and secure code review. This blog contains security ideas and emerging threats primarily focused on application security.

Zack Weinberg (feed) – Zack Weinberg works on CSS and browser security, and also blogs about other
software engineering topics and video game design.

Shane Caraveo (feed) – Shane is currently working for Mozilla Messaging on addons for Thunderbird. His recent past incarnation was at ActiveState where he worked on Komodo (xulrunner based IDE) for several years. You can find him on IRC with the nick mixedpuppy.