Campus Edition offers easy access to music, research and social web tools
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – Aug. 28, 2007 – Mozilla announced today the availability of Firefox Campus Edition. The bundled version of Firefox with three popular add-ons is geared towards students and provides easy access to music, timesaving research tools and highly rated web sites.
Firefox Campus Edition includes:
- Firefox 2 – The award-winning, open source Web browser is fast, secure, and fully customizable
- FoxyTunes – Control almost any media player and find lyrics, covers, videos, bios and much more with a click right from your browser
- Zotero – Collect, manage, and cite your research sources. It lives right where you do your work – in the web browser itself
- StumbleUpon – Channel surf the Internet to find great web sites, videos, photos and more based on your interests
“Firefox Campus Edition is a great way for students to start enjoying a customized web experience,” said Paul Kim, Vice President, Marketing, Mozilla. “We’re excited to partner with innovative add-on developers like StumbleUpon, FoxyTunes and Zotero to introduce students to Firefox add-ons. There are hundreds of great add-ons available, perfect for making the student Internet experience even more personal.”
“Firefox provides an excellent platform. Its outstanding extensibility allows FoxyTunes to bring rich music experiences right into the browser,” said Alex Sirota, CTO, FoxyTunes.
“The Campus Edition allows us to deliver our powerful research tool, along with other add-ons that make students’ lives easier,” said Dan Cohen, Co-Director, Zotero.
David Feller, Vice President, Marketing, StumbleUpon said: “Firefox integration continues to contribute greatly to the growth of StumbleUpon. The platform has helped users all over the world discover interesting content.”
Firefox Campus Edition is available immediately as a free download at http://www.firefox.com/backtoschool.
Mozilla is a global community dedicated to building free, open source products and technologies that improve the online experience for people everywhere. We work in the open with a highly disciplined, transparent and cooperative development process, under the umbrella of the non-profit Mozilla Foundation. As a wholly owned subsidiary, the Mozilla Corporation organizes the development and marketing of Mozilla products. This unique structure has enabled Mozilla to financially support and cultivate competitive, viable community innovation. For more information, visit www.mozilla.com.