Archive for February, 2011

Planet Additions: Class Of 2/27/2011

Sunday, February 27th, 2011

Luke Crouch (feed) – Groovcoder is Luke Crouch. Luke has joined Mozilla from to work on Luke – “groove” – will blog about web technologies like http and django, and also generally about open-source, web, and open-web development.

Ryan Merkley (feed) – Ryan is Director of Programs and Strategy with Mozilla. He blogs about the Foundation’s projects, like Drumbeat and the new Join Mozilla supporters program. Ryan comes to Mozilla after many years in municipal government as a senior political advisor working on (among many other files) open government and open data.

Pascal Finette feed moved.

Planet Additions: Paul Biggar

Monday, February 21st, 2011

Paul Biggar (feed) – Paul started at Mozilla in July, and works on the Javascript team. He enjoys static analysis and optimization, and loves to automate things. Before Mozilla, he did a PhD at Trinity College Dublin on static analysis and optimization of PHP.

Planet Addition: Stormy Peters

Sunday, February 13th, 2011

Stormy Peters (feed) – Stormy Peters comes to Mozilla from the Gnome Foundation. She leads the Developer Engagement team at Mozilla.

Planet Additions: Class Of 2/6/2011

Sunday, February 6th, 2011

Patrick McManus (feed) – Patrick works part time on network issues in Mozilla. He is currently obsessed with getting HTTP pipelining to be safe and effective on today’s web and also fills his days with topics related to low level TCP interactions, DNS, networking performance, and websockets.

Socorro status blog (feed) – Socorro status blog, for announcements about maintenance, releases and downtime.

Phillip Smith (feed) – N/A.

Nathaniel James (feed) – Nathaniel will be leading the Knight-Mozilla News Technology Initiative, which we are announcing on Wednesday (1/26).