Firefox Mobile


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Firefox Mobile

  1. 1. Mozilla & Maemo Toni Hermoso Pulido
  2. 2. Mozilla principles <ul><li>Internet as a global, public resource
  3. 3. Encouragement of the Individual experience and expression on the Internet
  4. 4. Creation, adoption and promotion of Open Technologies
  5. 5. Community drive and orientation </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>have an effective product in the mobile market
  7. 7. demonstrate that “mobile” is part of one, unified, open web </li></ul> 2010 goals in Mobile
  8. 8. You took back the Web. Now take it with you. Firefox is going mobile
  9. 9. <ul><li>For users </li><ul><li>Your Firefox wherever you go </li></ul><li>For developers
  10. 10. A platform for creating rich mobile applications </li></ul>Our vision for mobile
  11. 11. combined URL and search matches text in page titles, not just URLs most frequent/recent sites synchronized with Firefox on your PC send your search favicons aid visual id to any engine
  12. 12. Tabbed browsing made easy thumbnails for easy selection new tab intelligent memory management
  13. 13. Swipe for controls bookmark back / forward tools
  14. 14. Getting out of the way “Awesome bar” pans off the screen double-tap to zoom in/out
  15. 15. Add-ons make the browser look & act the way you want ratings/recommendations or search the catalog download manager and preferences
  16. 16. Integrated UI localization
  17. 17. Form assistant & Password Echo
  18. 18. Don’t start from scratch: A new phone shouldn’t force you to re-create your online life Your favorite sites, awesome bar and passwords should travel with you Your Firefox wherever you go Get up and go! Walk away from your desk, take your open tabs with you pick up where you left off Mozilla Labs Weave
  19. 19. Weave Sync
  20. 20. <ul><li>The same browser engine as Firefox 3.6 desktop
  21. 21. Leading Web compatibility
  22. 22. Optimized for ARM processors
  23. 23. Includes “TraceMonkey” just-in-time JavaScript compiler
  24. 24. HTML5 </li></ul>Under the hood
  25. 25. <ul><li>Location-Aware Browsing (geolocation)
  26. 26. Web workers
  27. 27. Offline storage
  28. 28. <canvas>
  29. 29. <svg>
  30. 30. Native JSON
  31. 31. <video> and <audio> tags </li></ul>HTML5
  32. 32. Mobile developer hell
  33. 33. <ul><li>Multiple platforms -- each with their own SDKs, distribution mechanisms and security models
  34. 34. Which platforms? For Which Users? Port, test, update and support that application
  35. 35. This &quot;plumbing&quot; work dampens innovation, distracting from development of the core technology
  36. 36. The modern Web browser: Reduce risk and development time, maximize reach for app developers. </li></ul>To hell with it
  37. 37. Mobile Addon Challenge
  38. 38. Adblock Plus in Firefox Mobile
  39. 39. Firefox beta 5 for Maemo devices Firefox emulator (desktop) <ul><ul><ul><li>Win32, Linux, Mac OS X. Nightly Fennec 1.0:
  40. 40. </li></ul></ul></ul>Future Platforms: Windows Mobile , Android SUMO for mobile <ul><li> </li></ul> for Mobile <ul><li> </li></ul>Firefox Mobile
  41. 42. about:mobile newsletter Stay connected!