Firefox OSDeveloping Open Web ApplicationsAnam AhmedFirefox Student AmbassadorNorth South University
What is Firefox OS?+
Typical Firefox Homepage
Firefox OS/b2gPhoto : Geeksphone Keon
The mainfest file● A JSON File.● which Application Descriptor● Stores details such as, application name,author, icon, language, Permisson and so on.
And Some more...● Vibrationwindow.navigator.vibrate(200);● Battery Statusalert(navigator.mozBattery.level);● SMSwindow.navigator.mozSms.send(“+8801xxxxxxx”,”hello world”);
More about web applications● Are of two types, web app, package app.● Web apps are like mobile website, you navigateto it and, chose to install it. While package appsare web apps, packaged in a zip file.● The mainfest file should be in the root of thatzip file.● To get access to device specific API, theapplication needs to be signed.
How to begin?Picture : Firefox OS Simulator
Get some skillshttp://www.codecademy.com/
MDN, Your best friendhttps://developer.mozilla.org/
Connect with Mozillianshttp://mozillabd.org/groups/MozillaBD/