State of Mozilla and 2012 Financial Statements

Today, we published our annual State of Mozilla report. You can find full details on the report website, including excerpts from speeches at our recent Mozilla Summit.  Included below is a portion of Mitchell Baker’s speech about who Mozilla is: … Continue reading

Firefox Marketplace Shows the Power of the Web, Delivers Cross-Platform Global and Local Apps

Mozilla is a nonprofit organization and global community dedicated to the mission of promoting openness, innovation and opportunity online. We create products that capture these values and that people around the world love and choose to use, like Firefox. Mozilla … Continue reading

Live What You Love: Mozilla Firefox & The Vans Triple Crown of Surfing

Firefox connects you with your passions via the Web, whether it be music, entertainment, lifestyle or sports. That’s why we are excited to announce that Mozilla is sponsoring the Vans Triple Crown of Surfing, the world’s premier series of professional … Continue reading

Happy Ninth Birthday Firefox!

Mozilla created Firefox to be an amazingly fun, safe and fast Web browser that embodies the values of our mission to promote openness, innovation and opportunity online. In the nine years since we first launched Firefox, we have moved and … Continue reading

Firefox for Android Included on New Devices to Bring an Amazing Web Experience to Users

We are excited to announce that Firefox for Android will be preinstalled on new mobile devices this year. Firefox for Android will be included on the new Kobo Arc Tablets and the GIGABYTE GSmart Simba SX1 smartphone. Firefox is the … Continue reading

Mozilla, OTOY and Autodesk Work to Deliver High Performance Games and Applications on the Web

At Mozilla, we work to move the Web forward as the platform for creating and consuming great experiences. Recently, we’ve focused on making the Web capable to deliver the most powerful desktop applications possible and awesome gaming experiences to as many … Continue reading

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