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  1. It’s a wrap! “App Basics for FirefoxOS” is out and ready to get you started

    A week ago we announced a series of video tutorials around creating HTML5 apps for Firefox OS. Now we released all the videos and you can watch the series in one go. Photo by Olliver Hallmann The series is aimed at web developers who want Read more…

  2. Better integration for open web apps on Android

    Up until now, developing web apps on mobile has been a little tricky. After spending the time developing your app, getting your users to install it is difficult, especially when the concept of “installing a web app” is not very well defined. The most popular Read more…

  3. jsDelivr – The advanced open source public CDN

    This is a guest post by Dmitriy Akulov and his project jsDelivr. – Editor’s note. As a developer you are probably aware of Google Hosted Libraries. Google offers an easy and fast way to include 12 of the most popular js libraries in your websites. Read more…

  4. Introducing the Canvas Debugger in Firefox Developer Tools

    The Canvas Debugger is a new tool we’ll be demoing at the Game Developers Conference in San Francisco. It’s a tool for debugging animation frames rendered on a Canvas element. Whether you’re creating a visualization, animation or debugging a game, this tool will help you Read more…

  5. Flambe Provides Support For Firefox OS

    Flambe is a performant cross-platform open source game engine based on the Haxe programming language. Games are compiled to HTML5 or Flash and can be optimized for desktop or mobile browsers. The HTML5 Renderer uses WebGL, but provides fallback to the Canvas tag and functions Read more…

  6. App basics for Firefox OS – a screencast series to get you started

    Over the next few days we’ll release a series of screencasts explaining how to start your first Open Web App and develop for Firefox OS. Each of the screencasts is terse enough to watch in a short break and the whole series should not take Read more…

  7. Audio Tags: Web Components + Web Audio = ♥

    Article written by Soledad Penadés, edited by Angelina Fabbro. Last week we released Brick 1.0, our carefully curated set of web components for rapid development. Using components makes it very easy to use and integrate these UI widgets with existing code and frameworks. And this Read more…

  8. Create Add-ons for Australis to Win a Firefox OS Phone

    Firefox 29 (“Australis”) includes significant design and customization improvements, and we’re challenging you to create add-ons that look and feel great in it. Between March 11 – April 15, 2014, create add-ons that take full advantage of the new design, which opens up new customization Read more…

  9. The Translation of the Firetext App

    Firetext is an open-source word processor that aims to provide a user-friendly editing experience, and to fill a major gap in functionality on Firefox OS. Learn how Firetext was Read more…

  10. Lessons learnt building ViziCities

    Just over 2 weeks ago Peter Smart and Robin Hawkes released the first version of ViziCities to the world. It’s free to use and open-sourced under an MIT license. In this post I will talk to you about the lessons learnt during the development of Read more…