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The Mozilla story

  1. 1. Mozilla Summer Code Party : The Mozilla Story Ankit Gadgil Faisal Aziz ankitgadgil@gmail.com faisalaziz4ever@gmail.com 23th June 2012 Mozilla Summer Code Party :Ankit Gadgil Faisal Aziz (ankitgadgil@gmail.com faisalaziz4ever@gmail.com) The Mozilla Story 23th June 2012 1 / 22
  2. 2. 1 Introduction 2 Introduction 3 The Mascot: 4 Firefox Browser: 5 Firefox Logo 6 Firefox Logo 7 Other Products from Mozilla 8 Achievements: Mozilla Summer Code Party : 9 Mozillians:Ankit Gadgil Faisal Aziz (ankitgadgil@gmail.com faisalaziz4ever@gmail.com) The Mozilla Story 23th June 2012 2 / 22
  3. 3. Introduction The Mozilla Project. ”Mozilla” an every-day name for the free and open-source software world. Mozilla Summer Code Party :Ankit Gadgil Faisal Aziz (ankitgadgil@gmail.com faisalaziz4ever@gmail.com) The Mozilla Story 23th June 2012 3 / 22
  4. 4. Introduction The Mozilla Project. ”Mozilla” an every-day name for the free and open-source software world. While most people associate the Mozilla brand with Firefox and Thunderbird, There is lot more !!! Mozilla Summer Code Party :Ankit Gadgil Faisal Aziz (ankitgadgil@gmail.com faisalaziz4ever@gmail.com) The Mozilla Story 23th June 2012 3 / 22
  5. 5. Introduction The Mozilla Project. ”Mozilla” an every-day name for the free and open-source software world. While most people associate the Mozilla brand with Firefox and Thunderbird, There is lot more !!! Created in 1998 with the release of the Netscape browser suite source code. Mozilla Summer Code Party :Ankit Gadgil Faisal Aziz (ankitgadgil@gmail.com faisalaziz4ever@gmail.com) The Mozilla Story 23th June 2012 3 / 22
  6. 6. Introduction The Mozilla Project. ”Mozilla” an every-day name for the free and open-source software world. While most people associate the Mozilla brand with Firefox and Thunderbird, There is lot more !!! Created in 1998 with the release of the Netscape browser suite source code. Contributions from around the globe. Mozilla Summer Code Party :Ankit Gadgil Faisal Aziz (ankitgadgil@gmail.com faisalaziz4ever@gmail.com) The Mozilla Story 23th June 2012 3 / 22
  7. 7. 1 Introduction 2 Introduction 3 The Mascot: 4 Firefox Browser: 5 Firefox Logo 6 Firefox Logo 7 Other Products from Mozilla 8 Achievements: Mozilla Summer Code Party : 9 Mozillians:Ankit Gadgil Faisal Aziz (ankitgadgil@gmail.com faisalaziz4ever@gmail.com) The Mozilla Story 23th June 2012 4 / 22
  8. 8. Introduction The Mozilla Project. By creating an open community, the Mozilla project had become larger than any one company. Mozilla Summer Code Party :Ankit Gadgil Faisal Aziz (ankitgadgil@gmail.com faisalaziz4ever@gmail.com) The Mozilla Story 23th June 2012 5 / 22
  9. 9. Introduction The Mozilla Project. By creating an open community, the Mozilla project had become larger than any one company. Contributers started creating a variety of browsers, development tools and many other projects. Mozilla Summer Code Party :Ankit Gadgil Faisal Aziz (ankitgadgil@gmail.com faisalaziz4ever@gmail.com) The Mozilla Story 23th June 2012 5 / 22
  10. 10. Introduction The Mozilla Project. By creating an open community, the Mozilla project had become larger than any one company. Contributers started creating a variety of browsers, development tools and many other projects. The Result: Mozilla 1.0, the first major version, released in 2002. Mozilla Summer Code Party :Ankit Gadgil Faisal Aziz (ankitgadgil@gmail.com faisalaziz4ever@gmail.com) The Mozilla Story 23th June 2012 5 / 22
  11. 11. The Mozilla Foundation Mozilla was originally the codename for the defunct Netscape Navigator software project. mozilla logo.png On 15 July 2003, the Mozilla project created the Mozilla Foundation. A flurry of Firefox beta builds were released first under the name of Phoenix, then Firebird, and eventually Firefox Firefox 1.0 browser was released in November 2004 and became a big success. Thunderbird 1.0, an email client software which started life as Minotaur, was also released. In less than a year, downloaded over 100 million times. In 2008, Firefox reached 20% worldwide market share. Mozilla Summer Code Party :Ankit Gadgil Faisal Aziz (ankitgadgil@gmail.com faisalaziz4ever@gmail.com) The Mozilla Story 23th June 2012 6 / 22
  12. 12. 1 Introduction 2 Introduction 3 The Mascot: 4 Firefox Browser: 5 Firefox Logo 6 Firefox Logo 7 Other Products from Mozilla 8 Achievements: Mozilla Summer Code Party : 9 Mozillians:Ankit Gadgil Faisal Aziz (ankitgadgil@gmail.com faisalaziz4ever@gmail.com) The Mozilla Story 23th June 2012 7 / 22
  13. 13. The Mascot Why is the Mozilla mascot a lizard (dinosaur)? Mozilla Summer Code Party :Ankit Gadgil Faisal Aziz (ankitgadgil@gmail.com faisalaziz4ever@gmail.com) The Mozilla Story 23th June 2012 8 / 22
  14. 14. The Mascot Why is the Mozilla mascot a lizard (dinosaur)? Its fairly simple: Mozilla sounds like Godzilla, and hence looks like it too. Mozilla Summer Code Party :Ankit Gadgil Faisal Aziz (ankitgadgil@gmail.com faisalaziz4ever@gmail.com) The Mozilla Story 23th June 2012 8 / 22
  15. 15. The Mascot Why is the Mozilla mascot a lizard (dinosaur)? Its fairly simple: Mozilla sounds like Godzilla, and hence looks like it too. Designed by Dave Titus in 1994. Mozilla Summer Code Party :Ankit Gadgil Faisal Aziz (ankitgadgil@gmail.com faisalaziz4ever@gmail.com) The Mozilla Story 23th June 2012 8 / 22
  16. 16. The Mascot Why is the Mozilla mascot a lizard (dinosaur)? Its fairly simple: Mozilla sounds like Godzilla, and hence looks like it too. Designed by Dave Titus in 1994. It was a green Lizard: early logo.jpg Mozilla Summer Code Party :Ankit Gadgil Faisal Aziz (ankitgadgil@gmail.com faisalaziz4ever@gmail.com) The Mozilla Story 23th June 2012 8 / 22
  17. 17. The Mascot Why is the Mozilla mascot a lizard (dinosaur)? Its fairly simple: Mozilla sounds like Godzilla, and hence looks like it too. Designed by Dave Titus in 1994. It was a green Lizard: early logo.jpg The Red version of the monster came up after the source code of the Netscape browser was released. from godzilla.png Mozilla Summer Code Party :Ankit Gadgil Faisal Aziz (ankitgadgil@gmail.com faisalaziz4ever@gmail.com) The Mozilla Story 23th June 2012 8 / 22
  18. 18. 1 Introduction 2 Introduction 3 The Mascot: 4 Firefox Browser: 5 Firefox Logo 6 Firefox Logo 7 Other Products from Mozilla 8 Achievements: Mozilla Summer Code Party : 9 Mozillians:Ankit Gadgil Faisal Aziz (ankitgadgil@gmail.com faisalaziz4ever@gmail.com) The Mozilla Story 23th June 2012 9 / 22
  19. 19. Firefox Browser: Firefox 1.0 : November 9, 2004. Version 2.0 : October 24, 2006. Firefox 3.0 : June 17, 2008 Version 4.0 : March 22, 2011. Mozilla Summer Code Party :Ankit Gadgil Faisal Aziz (ankitgadgil@gmail.com faisalaziz4ever@gmail.com) The Mozilla Story 23th June 2012 10 / 22
  20. 20. Firefox Browser: Firefox 1.0 : November 9, 2004. Version 2.0 : October 24, 2006. Firefox 3.0 : June 17, 2008 Version 4.0 : March 22, 2011. Then followed the rapid release cycles, with new version of firefox every 6 weeks on Tuesdays. Mozilla Summer Code Party :Ankit Gadgil Faisal Aziz (ankitgadgil@gmail.com faisalaziz4ever@gmail.com) The Mozilla Story 23th June 2012 10 / 22
  21. 21. Firefox Browser: Firefox 1.0 : November 9, 2004. Version 2.0 : October 24, 2006. Firefox 3.0 : June 17, 2008 Version 4.0 : March 22, 2011. Then followed the rapid release cycles, with new version of firefox every 6 weeks on Tuesdays. Latest release Firefox 13 : June 5, 2012, just 18 days ago. Mozilla Summer Code Party :Ankit Gadgil Faisal Aziz (ankitgadgil@gmail.com faisalaziz4ever@gmail.com) The Mozilla Story 23th June 2012 10 / 22
  22. 22. 1 Introduction 2 Introduction 3 The Mascot: 4 Firefox Browser: 5 Firefox Logo 6 Firefox Logo 7 Other Products from Mozilla 8 Achievements: Mozilla Summer Code Party : 9 Mozillians:Ankit Gadgil Faisal Aziz (ankitgadgil@gmail.com faisalaziz4ever@gmail.com) The Mozilla Story 23th June 2012 11 / 22
  23. 23. Firefox logo More importantly, what about that fox? Mozilla Summer Code Party :Ankit Gadgil Faisal Aziz (ankitgadgil@gmail.com faisalaziz4ever@gmail.com) The Mozilla Story 23th June 2012 12 / 22
  24. 24. Firefox logo More importantly, what about that fox? Firefox was never meant to be a fox: it was originally meant to be a phoenix. Mozilla Summer Code Party :Ankit Gadgil Faisal Aziz (ankitgadgil@gmail.com faisalaziz4ever@gmail.com) The Mozilla Story 23th June 2012 12 / 22
  25. 25. Firefox logo More importantly, what about that fox? Firefox was never meant to be a fox: it was originally meant to be a phoenix. Problem !! Mozilla Summer Code Party :Ankit Gadgil Faisal Aziz (ankitgadgil@gmail.com faisalaziz4ever@gmail.com) The Mozilla Story 23th June 2012 12 / 22
  26. 26. Firefox logo More importantly, what about that fox? Firefox was never meant to be a fox: it was originally meant to be a phoenix. Problem !! Phoenix is a popular moniker in just about every sector, including technology. Mozilla Summer Code Party :Ankit Gadgil Faisal Aziz (ankitgadgil@gmail.com faisalaziz4ever@gmail.com) The Mozilla Story 23th June 2012 12 / 22
  27. 27. Firefox logo More importantly, what about that fox? Firefox was never meant to be a fox: it was originally meant to be a phoenix. Problem !! Phoenix is a popular moniker in just about every sector, including technology. Thus it became Firebird Mozilla Summer Code Party :Ankit Gadgil Faisal Aziz (ankitgadgil@gmail.com faisalaziz4ever@gmail.com) The Mozilla Story 23th June 2012 12 / 22
  28. 28. Firefox logo More importantly, what about that fox? Firefox was never meant to be a fox: it was originally meant to be a phoenix. Problem !! Phoenix is a popular moniker in just about every sector, including technology. Thus it became Firebird Again Problem !! Mozilla Summer Code Party :Ankit Gadgil Faisal Aziz (ankitgadgil@gmail.com faisalaziz4ever@gmail.com) The Mozilla Story 23th June 2012 12 / 22
  29. 29. Firefox logo More importantly, what about that fox? Firefox was never meant to be a fox: it was originally meant to be a phoenix. Problem !! Phoenix is a popular moniker in just about every sector, including technology. Thus it became Firebird Again Problem !! Firebird is the name of an open source database server. Mozilla Summer Code Party :Ankit Gadgil Faisal Aziz (ankitgadgil@gmail.com faisalaziz4ever@gmail.com) The Mozilla Story 23th June 2012 12 / 22
  30. 30. Firefox logo More importantly, what about that fox? Firefox was never meant to be a fox: it was originally meant to be a phoenix. Problem !! Phoenix is a popular moniker in just about every sector, including technology. Thus it became Firebird Again Problem !! Firebird is the name of an open source database server. Hence the name Firefox finalized. Mozilla Summer Code Party :Ankit Gadgil Faisal Aziz (ankitgadgil@gmail.com faisalaziz4ever@gmail.com) The Mozilla Story 23th June 2012 12 / 22
  31. 31. 1 Introduction 2 Introduction 3 The Mascot: 4 Firefox Browser: 5 Firefox Logo 6 Firefox Logo 7 Other Products from Mozilla 8 Achievements: Mozilla Summer Code Party : 9 Mozillians:Ankit Gadgil Faisal Aziz (ankitgadgil@gmail.com faisalaziz4ever@gmail.com) The Mozilla Story 23th June 2012 13 / 22
  32. 32. Firefox logo But why Firefox? Mozilla Summer Code Party :Ankit Gadgil Faisal Aziz (ankitgadgil@gmail.com faisalaziz4ever@gmail.com) The Mozilla Story 23th June 2012 14 / 22
  33. 33. Firefox logo But why Firefox? Its now well known that a firefox is an incredibly cute red panda. Mozilla Summer Code Party :Ankit Gadgil Faisal Aziz (ankitgadgil@gmail.com faisalaziz4ever@gmail.com) The Mozilla Story 23th June 2012 14 / 22
  34. 34. Firefox logo But why Firefox? Its now well known that a firefox is an incredibly cute red panda. But sadly, No secret reason it has the name Firefox. Mozilla Summer Code Party :Ankit Gadgil Faisal Aziz (ankitgadgil@gmail.com faisalaziz4ever@gmail.com) The Mozilla Story 23th June 2012 14 / 22
  35. 35. Firefox logo But why Firefox? Its now well known that a firefox is an incredibly cute red panda. But sadly, No secret reason it has the name Firefox. Firefox was simply a safe, unique, cool-sounding option, for Firebird. Mozilla Summer Code Party :Ankit Gadgil Faisal Aziz (ankitgadgil@gmail.com faisalaziz4ever@gmail.com) The Mozilla Story 23th June 2012 14 / 22
  36. 36. Firefox logo But why Firefox? Its now well known that a firefox is an incredibly cute red panda. But sadly, No secret reason it has the name Firefox. Firefox was simply a safe, unique, cool-sounding option, for Firebird. December 2010 Mozilla adopted two red pandas at Knoxville Zoo, Tennessee, To spread awarness about their conservation. Mozilla Summer Code Party :Ankit Gadgil Faisal Aziz (ankitgadgil@gmail.com faisalaziz4ever@gmail.com) The Mozilla Story 23th June 2012 14 / 22
  37. 37. 1 Introduction 2 Introduction 3 The Mascot: 4 Firefox Browser: 5 Firefox Logo 6 Firefox Logo 7 Other Products from Mozilla 8 Achievements: Mozilla Summer Code Party : 9 Mozillians:Ankit Gadgil Faisal Aziz (ankitgadgil@gmail.com faisalaziz4ever@gmail.com) The Mozilla Story 23th June 2012 15 / 22
  38. 38. Other Products from Mozilla Bugzilla : Web-based general-purpose bugtracker and testing tool. Mozilla Summer Code Party :Ankit Gadgil Faisal Aziz (ankitgadgil@gmail.com faisalaziz4ever@gmail.com) The Mozilla Story 23th June 2012 16 / 22
  39. 39. Other Products from Mozilla Bugzilla : Web-based general-purpose bugtracker and testing tool. Thunderbird : Cross-platform email and news client. Mozilla Summer Code Party :Ankit Gadgil Faisal Aziz (ankitgadgil@gmail.com faisalaziz4ever@gmail.com) The Mozilla Story 23th June 2012 16 / 22
  40. 40. Other Products from Mozilla Bugzilla : Web-based general-purpose bugtracker and testing tool. Thunderbird : Cross-platform email and news client. Seamonkey : free and open source cross-platform Internet suite.. Mozilla Summer Code Party :Ankit Gadgil Faisal Aziz (ankitgadgil@gmail.com faisalaziz4ever@gmail.com) The Mozilla Story 23th June 2012 16 / 22
  41. 41. Other Products from Mozilla Bugzilla : Web-based general-purpose bugtracker and testing tool. Thunderbird : Cross-platform email and news client. Seamonkey : free and open source cross-platform Internet suite.. Other products include Camio,Chatzilla,Minimo,Skywriter,Sunbird and many more. Mozilla Summer Code Party : products.pngAnkit Gadgil Faisal Aziz (ankitgadgil@gmail.com faisalaziz4ever@gmail.com) The Mozilla Story 23th June 2012 16 / 22
  42. 42. 1 Introduction 2 Introduction 3 The Mascot: 4 Firefox Browser: 5 Firefox Logo 6 Firefox Logo 7 Other Products from Mozilla 8 Achievements: Mozilla Summer Code Party : 9 Mozillians:Ankit Gadgil Faisal Aziz (ankitgadgil@gmail.com faisalaziz4ever@gmail.com) The Mozilla Story 23th June 2012 17 / 22
  43. 43. Thus features like Sync, Personas, and Jetpack were introduced. Features like F1 social sharing, BrowserID, and contact management are also coming up. Mozilla Summer Code Party :Ankit Gadgil Faisal Aziz (ankitgadgil@gmail.com faisalaziz4ever@gmail.com) The Mozilla Story 23th June 2012 18 / 22
  44. 44. Thus features like Sync, Personas, and Jetpack were introduced. Mozilla labs: August 2006 Mozilla Labs was formed with the intention of exploring the future of web experience. Team that tests and prototypes new features. Mozilla Summer Code Party :Ankit Gadgil Faisal Aziz (ankitgadgil@gmail.com faisalaziz4ever@gmail.com) The Mozilla Story 23th June 2012 18 / 22
  45. 45. Thus features like Sync, Personas, and Jetpack were introduced. Features like F1 social sharing, BrowserID, and contact management are also coming up. Mozilla labs: August 2006 Mozilla Labs was formed with the intention of exploring the future of web experience. Team that tests and prototypes new features. Mozilla Summer Code Party :Ankit Gadgil Faisal Aziz (ankitgadgil@gmail.com faisalaziz4ever@gmail.com) The Mozilla Story 23th June 2012 18 / 22
  46. 46. Achievements Mozilla labs: The Guinness World Record: Firefox 3.0 downloaded more than 8 million times within 1st first 24 hours. Mozilla Summer Code Party :Ankit Gadgil Faisal Aziz (ankitgadgil@gmail.com faisalaziz4ever@gmail.com) The Mozilla Story 23th June 2012 19 / 22
  47. 47. Achievements Mozilla labs: The Guinness World Record: Firefox 3.0 downloaded more than 8 million times within 1st first 24 hours. More people than ever before are using the Internet and are experiencing it in their own language. The success of Mozilla Comunity has shown great end user products can be produced as open source software. Mozilla Summer Code Party :Ankit Gadgil Faisal Aziz (ankitgadgil@gmail.com faisalaziz4ever@gmail.com) The Mozilla Story 23th June 2012 19 / 22
  48. 48. 1 Introduction 2 Introduction 3 The Mascot: 4 Firefox Browser: 5 Firefox Logo 6 Firefox Logo 7 Other Products from Mozilla 8 Achievements: Mozilla Summer Code Party : 9 Mozillians:Ankit Gadgil Faisal Aziz (ankitgadgil@gmail.com faisalaziz4ever@gmail.com) The Mozilla Story 23th June 2012 20 / 22
  49. 49. Mozillians Who are Mozillians People who volunteer their time to advance the Mozilla mission They work on promoting openness, innovation and opportunity on the Web. They form the core of the Mozilla community. Who can be a Mozillian? All of You here are welcome to get involved to help us make Mozilla even better. We will have a session at the end of this event today about it. Mozilla Summer Code Party :Ankit Gadgil Faisal Aziz (ankitgadgil@gmail.com faisalaziz4ever@gmail.com) The Mozilla Story 23th June 2012 21 / 22
  50. 50. End of presentation This Presentation was made using LaTeX !! Thank You.. !! Mozilla Summer Code Party :Ankit Gadgil Faisal Aziz (ankitgadgil@gmail.com faisalaziz4ever@gmail.com) The Mozilla Story 23th June 2012 22 / 22

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