Category Archives: Add-ons

Developing cross-browser extensions with web-ext 3.2.0

By | October 16, 2019

The web-ext tool was created at Mozilla to help you build browser extensions faster and more easily. Although our first launch focused on support for desktop Firefox, followed by Firefox for Android, our vision was always to support cross-browser development once we shipped Firefox support. With the 3.2.0 release, you can use web-ext to truly… Read More »

Confirmed: Supremacy Kodi Repo Was Indeed Targeted By Police

By | June 26, 2019

On June 13, 2019, the Covert Development and Disruption Team of the UK’s North West Regional Organised Crime Unit arrested an individual said to be responsible for an allegedly-infringing Kodi add-on. The unit revealed that the 40-year-old man was detained in Winsford, Cheshire, following an investigation in cooperation with the Federation Against Copyright Theft. The… Read More »

Irdeto Targets Non-Pirate Kodi-Addon Developer’s PayPal Account

By | April 4, 2019

TorrentFreak recently reported on the plight of developer Matt Huisman, the creator of what he believed to be a completely legitimate Kodi add-on. Huisman created the ‘Showmax Add-on’ which provided access to content provided by Showmax, an online video subscription service launched in South African back in 2015. As a competitor to Netflix and Amazon… Read More »

Non-Pirate Kodi Add-On is Copyright Infringing, Denuvo Owner Says

By | April 2, 2019

Long before the famous Kodi media player became synonymous with illegal streaming, the totally legal platform was used by millions of happy users to access content from a central point. Kodi fans have long used the software to organize their private content libraries. Indeed, plenty of add-ons allow users to consume premium content that they’ve… Read More »

Dark Theme Darkening: Higher Theming For Firefox Quantum

By | July 3, 2018

The Team Project Darkish Theme Darkening was a half of Michigan State Universitys Pc Science capstone experience. Twenty-four teams of 5 college students had been every assigned an business sponsor based mostly on desire and talent set. We had the privilege of working with Mozilla on Firefox Quantums Theming API. Our mission will increase a… Read More »

Testing Methods For React And Redux

By | April 24, 2018

When the Firefox Add-ons staff ported addons.mozilla.org to a single web page app backed by an API, we selected React and Redux for powerful state management, pleasant developer instruments, and testability. Reaching the testability half isnt fully apparent since there are competing instruments and techniques. Below are some testing methods which can be working rather… Read More »

What Makes a Nice Extension?

By | April 5, 2018

Were in the course of our Firefox Quantum Extensions Challenge and weve been asking ourselves: What makes a terrific extension? Great extensions add performance and enjoyable to Firefox, however theres extra to it than that. Theyre easy to make use of, easy to know, and simple to search out. If youre constructing one, listed right… Read More »

Firefox Quantum Extensions Challenge

By | March 15, 2018

Firefox customers love utilizing extensions to personalize their looking expertise. Now, its simpler than ever for builders with working information of JavaScript, HTML, and CSS to create extensions for Firefox utilizing the WebExtensions API . New and improved WebExtensions APIs land with every new Firefox launch, giving builders the liberty to create new options and… Read More »