Telefonica Announces Launches of First Firefox OS Devices in Latin America

ALCATEL ONE TOUCH Fire and ZTE Open Firefox OS smartphones go on sale through Movistar in Colombia and Venezuela today Today, Telefonica announced that the ALCATEL ONE TOUCH Fire and ZTE Open devices will go on sale in Colombia and … Continue reading

Mozilla Continues to Build the Web as a Platform for Security

Mozilla continues to build the Web as a platform for security which is a crucial part of our mission to move the Web forward as a platform for openness, innovation and opportunity for all. Today this platform for security is … Continue reading

UP with People

The Mozilla Labs team recently posted about a new personalization initiative for Firefox, which fits into the larger “Personalization with Respect”  aspiration that Jay Sullivan articulated in May. We want to give individuals more participation in their Web interactions so … Continue reading

The Internet Sector calls for Greater Transparency in Requests for User Data

Mozilla is joining with over 60 leading technology companies, startups, investors, technology trade groups and public interest groups today to call on the US government to allow the release of information pertaining to national security requests for user data. Mozilla … Continue reading

Deutsche Telekom Announces European Launch of Firefox OS Devices

Open Web devices powered by Firefox OS on sale in Poland starting July 12th At a press conference in Warsaw, Poland, today, Deutsche Telekom announced that sales of the ALCATEL ONE TOUCH Fire powered by Firefox OS will start soon … Continue reading

Mozilla and Partners Prepare to Launch First Firefox OS Smartphones!

First Open Web Devices Powered by Firefox OS Make Smartphones More Accessible; Regional announcements coming soon Mountain View, Calif. – July 1, 2013 – Mozilla, the mission-based organization dedicated to keeping the power of the Web in people’s hands, today … Continue reading

Mozilla Webmaker: We Want You to Break Things

When you think about it, the idea behind “view source” is incredible. Not only can you, with the click of a button, instantly reveal a site’s code; you can copy, paste, tweak and make that code into something all your … Continue reading

Mozilla Ignite winners provide glimpse of the Internet’s future

Mozilla and National Science Foundation announce winning Gigabit apps from the Mozilla Ignite Challenge What’s possible on an internet without speed limits? What new applications can developers dream up when they’re able to move data at lightning speed? Today, Mozilla … Continue reading

Firefox Delivers 3D Gaming, Video Calls and File Sharing to the Web

Rich activities like games and video calls were some of the last remaining challenges to prove that the Web is a capable and powerful platform for complex tasks. We conquered these challenges as part of Mozilla’s mission to advance the … Continue reading

Open Badges Launches Massive Citywide Summer Learning Campaign

Open Badges is a big idea that’s come a long way in a very short time. It was less than a year and a half ago that Mozilla and MacArthur Foundation launched the first version of an open source system … Continue reading

Launching Maker Party 2013

Let’s get this party started! Mozilla has officially kicked off Maker Party 2013! For the next three months, people around the world will meet up at great events, make cool stuff and share it all online. The goal: host a … Continue reading

Applications now open for 2014 OpenNews Fellowships

Today we’re proud to announce the start of the 2014 Knight-Mozilla OpenNews Fellow application process. Knight-Mozilla OpenNews is looking for five developers and technologists to spend a year writing code in collaboration with reporters, designers, and developers in some of … Continue reading

Introducing the Mozilla Science Lab

We’re excited to announce the launch of the Mozilla Science Lab, a new initiative that will help researchers around the world use the open web to shape science’s future. Scientists created the web — but the open web still hasn’t … Continue reading

StopWatching.Us: Mozilla launches massive campaign on digital surveillance

Additional Perspectives from Mozilla: Mitchell Baker’s post, “Total Surveillance” Ben Adida’s post, “No User is an Island” Chris Lawrence’s post, “NSA Surveillance Revelations are a Teachable Moment” Last week, media reports emerged that the US government is requiring vast amounts of … Continue reading

Continued Momentum for Open Web as Foxconn Adopts Firefox OS

At a press conference today in Taipei, The Foxconn Technology Group announced their support for Firefox OS, Mozilla’s open Web mobile operating system based on HTML5 and other Web technologies. The partnership includes collaboration on the use of the Firefox … Continue reading

Firefox for Android Includes Open Source Fonts and HTML5 improvements

Firefox for Android comes with the custom, open source fonts Charis and Open Sans to make the Web more beautiful and easier to read on your small screen. The Web is made up almost entirely of text and sometimes reading … Continue reading

Stay Social with Firefox

Social sites are a key part of online life and with Firefox we want to make it easier to use the Web the way you want.  Mozilla developed the Social API to enable social providers to integrate directly into Firefox … Continue reading

Personalization with Respect

Mozilla’s mission compels us to provide people with an Internet experience that puts them in control of their online lives and that treats them with respect. Respecting someone includes respecting their privacy. We aspire to a “no surprises” principle: the … Continue reading

Protecting our brand from a global spyware provider

A recent report by Citizen Lab uncovered that commercial spyware produced by Gamma International is designed to trick people into thinking it’s Mozilla Firefox. We’ve sent Gamma a cease and desist letter today demanding that these illegal practices stop immediately. … Continue reading

President Obama helps kick off our new summer campaign

Hacking at the White House: introducing Maker Party 2013 We’re extremely excited to be participating in today’s White House Science Fair—and even more excited to have President Obama help us kick off our new summer-long Maker Party: thousands of community-led … Continue reading