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Mozilla Thimble Gets a Makeover

We’re introducing major upgrades to our educational code editor   Learning to code—from getting the hang of HTML tags to mastering the nuances of JavaScript—shouldn’t be a challenge. It should be fun, intuitive, hands-on and free of cost. That’s why […]

One Step Closer to a Closed Internet

Today, the FCC voted on Chairman Ajit Pai’s proposal to repeal and replace net neutrality protections enacted in 2015. The verdict: to move forward with Pai’s proposal   We’re deeply disheartened. Today’s FCC vote to repeal and replace net neutrality […]

Improving Internet Security through Vulnerability Disclosure

Supporting the PATCH Act for VEP Reform   Today, Mozilla sent a letter to Congress in support of the Protecting Our Ability to Counter Hacking Act (PATCH Act) that was just introduced by Sen. Cory Gardner, Sen. Ron Johnson, Sen. […]

WannaCry is a Cry for VEP Reform

This weekend, a vulnerability in some versions of the Windows operating system resulted in the biggest cybersecurity attack in years. The so-called “WannaCry” malware relied on at least one exploit included in the latest Shadow Brokers release. As we have […]

Mozilla Awards Nearly $300,000 to Research Grant Winners

We’re happy to announce the results of the Mozilla Research Grant program for the first half of 2017. This was a competitive process, and after three rounds of judging, we settled on funding nine proposals in five countries for a […]

Introducing Paperstorm: Drop Airborne Leaflets to Fix EU Copyright

Mozilla and Moniker have created a digital advocacy tool that urges lawmakers to modernize EU copyright law   In the EU, outdated copyright law is threatening the health of the Internet. The EU’s current copyright framework — developed for a […]

Why the Next 10 Days Are Critical to the Internet’s Future

Net neutrality is in jeopardy again. We need another grassroots movement By Ashley Boyd, VP Advocacy A little over two years ago, the mood here at Mozilla — and across the broader Internet health movement — was jubilant. The Federal […]

Announcing the Equal Rating Innovation Challenge Winners

By Katharina Borchert Six months ago, we created the Equal Rating Innovation Challenge to add an additional dimension to the important work Mozilla has been leading around the concept of “Equal Rating.” In addition to policy and research, we wanted […]