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Summer of Mozilla

  1. 1. Prospector Abhinav Sharma | Mozilla Labs
  2. 2. Look, Its Me! CS / HCI Senior at Carnegie Mellon I worked on Prospector projects My mentor was Ed Lee (Mardak) I made stuff I wanted to see in Firefox
  3. 3. Stuff I Worked On RecallMonkey Predictive Newtab Tab Focus
  4. 4. 1 | Recall Monkey
  5. 5. “What was that awesome page I found the other day?”
  6. 6. vsWhat can Firefox do that Google can’t?
  7. 7. History Search has Problems Exact match search - ranking impossible Four Clicks to Access Can’t filter out or prioritize sites “Unnatural” search UI
  8. 8. Lets Fix That! Instant Access | tf-idf Ranking | Prioritize + Filter
  9. 9. AwesomeBar Recall MonkeyQuickly jump to popular websites Dig deep to find obscure thingsRanked by frecency Ranked by text match (Okapi BM25)Limited result set All matching resultsNo filters FiltersImplicit, frequently used Explicit, less common usage
  10. 10. 2 | Predictive Newtab
  11. 11. A Tale of Two Algorithms Search with RecallMonkey Track the User’s Behavior Track what websites the user views Gather keywords from open tabs together POS Filter + Search Look at last open tab Heuristically Filter results Look back into the tracking data
  12. 12. So Which One Works? Search SFGate Stackoverflow Zappos Tracking CollegeHumor Google Facebook Amazon Mixing these two is hard. We’re doing a Test Pilot study.
  13. 13. 3 | Tab Focus Making Panorama More Useful... Organization needs discipline But its too late before we realize it Let the computer do it for me...
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  15. 15. Work In Progress How does our brain cluster tabs? The browsing tree is the safest way. - Domain Names - Keywords (the “Google problem”) - Track tab Switching
  16. 16. Snaporama?
  17. 17. Thank You! Questions?
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