Telefonica Launches Firefox OS Smartphones in Mexico, Peru and Uruguay

Telefonica is launching Firefox OS phones this week in Mexico, Peru and Uruguay. Both the ZTE Open and ALCATEL ONE TOUCH Fire will be available in Mexico starting today, while the ZTE Open is available in Peru, and the ALCATEL … Continue reading

Video Interoperability on the Web Gets a Boost From Cisco’s H.264 Codec

Editor’s Note: Brendan Eich, Mozilla CTO, posted on his blog about Mozilla and the recent Cisco announcement about H.264. This is reposted below: As I noted last year, one of the biggest challenges to open source software has been the … Continue reading

Share Your Firefox with Friends & Family While Keeping Your Web Information Private with Guest Browsing

Firefox for Android offers Guest Browsing to let you share your mobile device with friends and family without having to worry about them viewing your personal information like browsing history, bookmarks, passwords, form data or open tabs. Guest Browsing is … Continue reading

Listen Up! Web Audio API now in Firefox – Completes Web as a Platform for Gaming

The Web has been evolving at a fantastic rate over the last few years with the help of Mozilla pioneered technologies such as WebGL, asm.js and Emscripten.  With all these improvements to speed and capability, more potential has been added … Continue reading

The Freedom Act will Help Rebuild User Trust in the Internet

Recent revelations of the NSA’s expansive surveillance programs harm user trust in the digital ecosystem, stifle innovation, and lead to a harmful balkanization of the Internet. Internet users around the world must be able to trust that their information, communications … Continue reading

Webmaker: How the Mozilla Community is teaching the World the Web

Mozilla is dedicated to keeping the web open, accessible and free. To accomplish this, we need more than technology: we need people who are empowered to build and take control of their own online lives. Enter Webmaker, Mozilla’s project to … Continue reading

Lightbeam for Firefox: Privacy Education for Users & Open Data for Publishers

Shining a spotlight on online data tracking to help people understand the Web around them. That’s what we set out to accomplish a little more than a year ago as we began building on a popular, experimental add-on for Firefox … Continue reading

3… 2… 1… MozFest!

1,300 hackers, media-makers and educators gather in London to invent the web’s future The 4th annual Mozilla Festival kicks off tomorrow in London. The three-day festival of making and learning is Mozilla’s biggest public event of the year, with more … Continue reading

Telefónica Vivo Launches Firefox OS Smartphones in Brazil

LG Releases New Firefox OS Smartphone – LG Fireweb Telefonica announced that Vivo will sell the new LG Fireweb and Alcatel One Touch Fire Firefox OS phones in Brazil, starting today. Telefonica also announced that they will launch Firefox OS … Continue reading

Mozilla-Knight OpenNews Extended for Three More Years With $4 million in New Funding.

Nearly three years ago, Mozilla partnered with the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation to pursue a brilliant idea: put web innovators into news organizations, and see what happens. Today we’re proud to announce that the Knight-Mozilla OpenNews program … Continue reading

Mozilla and Partners to Kick off Second Round of Firefox OS Launches in More Markets Around the World

Positive Reactions and Momentum Shown in Initial Markets Mozilla today announced that new launches of Firefox OS smartphones will begin soon with more devices and in more markets around the world. This news follows just weeks after the successful launches … Continue reading

Mozilla Firefox 24 Updates Security Flaws

Last week, Mozilla released the 24th version of open source browser Firefox for Windows, Mac and Linux computers. The newest update made some platform-specific changes, added additional language support, enhanced content for developers and made accessibility changes to better accommodate visually and physically impaired users. While these changes will please many users, are they enough […]

In Three Months, We Helped 58,000 People Teach and Learn the Web.

On June 15, Mozilla kicked off Maker Party — our flagship Webmaker event and a three-month long global celebration of making and learning on the web. Buoyed by the success of last year’s Summer Code party, we tried hard to … Continue reading

It’s Easier To Share Your Favorite Web Content with Firefox for Android

Firefox for Android includes new features that make it easy to share your favorite websites, articles or videos with family and friends. The quickshare feature in Firefox adds a fun and colorful icon of your favorite sharing service in the … Continue reading

WebRTC Now Available Across Mobile and Desktop with new Firefox for Android Compatibility

We are excited to announce that WebRTC, a new HTML5 API that enables real-time communication, such as video calling in the browser, has come to your favorite mobile browser — Firefox for Android!  Now developers can start to create real-time … Continue reading

The Firefox Flicks Global Film Competition Winners are In!

After more than 400 entries, we are thrilled to announce the 2013 Firefox Flicks Competition Grand Prize, Regional, and People’s Choice Award Winners at the Toronto International Film Festival.  The chosen films are a mix of early entry winners and … Continue reading

Firefox for Android Makes Mobile Browsing Faster & Easier

Firefox for Android makes it easy to get to your favorite sites with a personalized page that we call the Awesome Screen. Firefox for Android includes a new and improved  Awesome Screen to help get you to where you want … Continue reading

Firefox Makes it Easy to Share Your Favorite Content with Friends & Family

Social sites and services are a key part of online life and we develop Firefox for how you use the Web. Over the last year, we’ve been working on ways to integrate social sites and services directly into Firefox to … Continue reading

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