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Firefox OS

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Intro to the new mobile platform from Mozilla

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Firefox OS

  1. 1. Firefox OSThe Open Web on mobile devices Oct 20th, 2012
  2. 2. What is FirefoxOS ?•A new mobile platform built entirely usingHTML5 & standard WebAPIs•formerly known as Boot To Gecko (B2G)•http://www.mozilla.org/firefoxos
  3. 3. Why?•Freedom from proprietary mobile platforms•100% open
  4. 4. Simpler infrastructure Web Browser Web-based UI / Web Content Native API-based UI Web Engine / Standard device APIs APIs Kernel Kernel Device Device
  5. 5. UX Design
  6. 6. UX Design
  7. 7. UX Design
  8. 8. UX Design
  9. 9. Architecture•Gaia - user interface•Gecko - application runtime•Gonk - low level OS
  10. 10. Gaia•User interface written entirely in HTML / JS /CSS•Control underlying system through Open WebAPI
  11. 11. WebAPI arewemobileyet.com
  12. 12. Gecko•Application runtime / Rendering engine•Implement the open standards •HTML / JS / CSS
  13. 13. Gonk•Low level OS of B2G•Linux kernel + thin HAL•Expose hardware interfaces to Gecko•Borrow some (GPS, Camera) from Android
  14. 14. Apps•Open Web Apps•Marketplace
  15. 15. Firefox Marketplace
  16. 16. Running Firefox OS today•Flash on supported device •Otoro (dev phone) / Pandaboard •Nexus S / Galaxy S II / Galaxy Nexus•Firefox OS Emulator•Desktop Build
  17. 17. Running desktop build•Download latest desktop build •http://ftp.mozilla.org/pub/mozilla.org/b2g/ nightly/•Download gaia •git clone git://github.com/mozilla-b2g/gaia•Create profile•Run
  18. 18. DEMO TIME !
  19. 19. Otoro (dev phone)•Unknown CPU•512 MB RAM / 256 MB ROM•320 x 240 pixel, 3.2” display•http://www.openwebdevice.com/partners/pages/owd-device.html
  20. 20. Thai Support•Translation•Input method•ping me or other Mozilla folks •@pittaya / @kengggg / @chengings / @phisite /@noomz•Facebook Group •https://www.facebook.com/groups/mozth/
  21. 21. WE NEED YOU!
  22. 22. THANKS

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