Building a Healthy Web to Hand to Future Generations

Ten years ago, a scrappy group of ten Mozilla staff and thousands of volunteer Mozillians broke up Microsoft’s monopoly on accessing the Web with the release of Firefox 1.0. We won by bringing together a diverse and global community through … Continue reading

Firefox OS Expands to Nearly 30 Countries

Firefox OS has brought choice to the mobile industry with 14 smartphones offered by 14 operators in 28 countries. Firefox OS unlocks mobile ecosystem participants from the barriers set by proprietary systems, allowing for independence, control and innovation. More choices … Continue reading

Mozilla and Telenor Announce WebRTC Competency Center to Advance WebRTC and Help Standardization

Web Real-Time Communications (WebRTC) is changing the way people communicate over the Web by enabling developers to more easily integrate real-time communications on websites, mobile Web apps or video conferencing systems. WebRTC makes complex real-time communications technology available to everyone, … Continue reading

Mozilla Joins Hour of Code

For the second year in a row, Mozilla is a partner in the Hour of Code, and we hope you’ll join us. This  campaign launched in 2013, to align with Computer Science Education Week, and to demystify code and show … Continue reading

Mozilla Now Accepts Bitcoin

Mozilla is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting openness, accessibility and innovation on the Web. Our work is made possible by thousands of people around the world contributing in many ways, such as volunteering or making a donation. For some … Continue reading

New Search Strategy for Firefox: Promoting Choice & Innovation

Ten years ago, we built Firefox to keep the Internet in each of our hands — to create choice and put people in control of their lives online. Our focus has been on building products that drive the competition, energy … Continue reading

First Firefox OS Smartphones Available in the Philippines

Mozilla, the mission-based organization dedicated to promoting openness, innovation and opportunity on the Web, is happy to announce that Cherry Mobile will launch the first Firefox OS smartphone in the Philippines in the coming days. Cherry Mobile will offer the … Continue reading

Celebrating Choice, Control and Independence On the Web

Ten years ago, we made Firefox to keep the Internet in each of our hands — to create choice and put you in control of your life online. Today, we invite you to stand with us for an Internet that … Continue reading

Celebrating 10 Years of Firefox

10 years ago we built Firefox to give you a choice. The Web was a monoculture and the only way in was through the company that controlled your operating system. We believed then, and so did many of you, that … Continue reading

Firefox OS Ecosystem To Expand To Africa With Support From New Partners

Mozilla, the mission-based organization dedicated to promoting openness, innovation and opportunity on the Web, is pleased to announce that Firefox OS will soon expand to Africa. The Firefox OS ecosystem has gained support from three new key partners in the … Continue reading

Mozilla and GSMA: Enabling locally relevant content for the next 4 billion people

Globally, 4 billion people have yet to access the Web. To invite these next billions of users online, access must be affordable.  The tumbling price of smartphones, such as the Firefox OS handsets, is a clear step in this direction. … Continue reading

The First Browser Dedicated to Developers is Coming

At Mozilla we know that developers are the cornerstone of the Web, that’s why we actively push standards and continue to build great tools to make it easier for you to create awesome Web content and apps. When building for … Continue reading

The Web as a Commercial Platform for Games Gathers Momentum

Mozilla has helped pioneer technology that has set the Web up as a serious platform for distributing and developing games. Recently, we have seen considerable momentum from the games industry exploring the potential of Mozilla-pioneered technologies like WebGL and asm.js, … Continue reading

MozFest 2014 begins today

Today marks the beginning of the fifth annual Mozilla Festival, one of the world’s biggest celebrations of the open web. More than 1,600 participants from countries around the globe will gather at Ravensbourne in East London for a weekend of … Continue reading

Introducing the 2015 Knight-Mozilla Fellows

The Knight-Mozilla Fellowships bring together developers, technologists, civic hackers, and data crunchers to spend 10 months working on open source code with partner newsrooms around the world. The Fellowships are part of the Knight-Mozilla OpenNews project, supported by the John … Continue reading

Mozilla and Telefónica Partner to Simplify Voice and Video Calls on the Web

Mozilla is extending its relationship with Telefonica by making it easier than ever to communicate on the Web. Telefónica has been an invaluable partner in helping Mozilla develop and bring Firefox OS to market with 12 devices now available in … Continue reading

Play Awesome Indie Games Directly in Firefox Including the Award-Winning FTL

Today, we’re announcing a promotion with Humble Bundle, one of the real innovators in game distribution, that brings eight hugely popular Indie games including the award-winning FTL directly to Firefox users. This promotion only runs for two weeks, so jump … Continue reading

Send videos from Firefox for Android straight to your TV

We make Firefox for Android to give you greater flexibility and control of your online life.          We want you to be able to view your favorite Web content quickly and easily, no matter where you are. That’s why we’re giving … Continue reading

Firefox OS Shows Continued Global Growth

Firefox OS is now available on three continents with 12 smartphones offered by 13 operators in 24 countries. As the only truly open mobile operating system, Firefox OS demonstrates the versatility of the Web as a platform, free of the … Continue reading

Launching the Ford-Mozilla Open Web Fellows Program, a Global Initiative to Recruit the Heroes of the Open Internet

By Mark Surman, Executive Director, Mozilla Foundation; and Darren Walker, President, Ford Foundation We are at a critical point in the evolution of the Internet. Despite its emergence as an integral part of modern life, the Internet remains a contested … Continue reading