Category Archives: Web APIs

Using Hardware Token-based 2FA with the WebAuthn API

Од | Јануари 16, 2018

To present increased safety for logins, web sites are deploying two-factor authentication (2FA), usually utilizing a smartphone software or textual content messages. These mechanisms make phishing more durable however fail to stop it completely customers can nonetheless be tricked into passing alongside codes, and SMS messages might be intercepted in varied ways. Firefox 60 will… Read More »

Remaking Lightbeam As a Browser Extension

Од | Јануари 12, 2018

Browser extensions: a model new frontier You could have heard of browser extensions maybe you have got even written one your self. The know-how for constructing extensions in Firefox has been modernized to assist Net requirements, and is doubtless one in all the the purpose why Firefox Quantum would be the quickest and most secure… Read More »

Add Progressive Net Apps to Your House Display Screen in Firefox For Android

Од | Јануари 11, 2018

Во 2010, the idea of responsive net design (RWD) began resonating in net growth circles. Over time, it grew to become a really helpful finest apply, which was strengthened by the emergence of plenty of RWD-enhancing net applied sciences, akin to responsive pictures, @supports, flexbox, grid, and so a lot more. Immediately, virtually all web… Read More »

A Traditional Extension Reborn: Tree Type Tab

Од | Декември 6, 2017

Yuki Piro Hiroshi is a trailblazer and a real do-it-yourselfer. At any time when the Tokyo-based programmer will get irritated with any facet of his shopping expertise, he builds a workaround for himself and shares it with others. After authoring almost one hundred browser extensions, Piro not too lengthy ago took on his biggest problem… Read More »

Using the Model New Theming API in Firefox

Од | Декември 4, 2017

From highly effective extensions like Stratiform or FT Deep Dark to easy lightweight themes, theming has been fairly well-liked inside Firefox. Now that Firefox Quantum (57) has launched with many efficiency enhancements and a glowing new interface, we wish to bridge the hole with a model new theming API that permits you to transcend primary… Read More »

Life After Flash: Multimedia For the Open Web

Од | Октомври 9, 2017

Flash delivered video, animation, interactive websites and, sure, advertisements to billions of customers for greater than a decade, however now its going away. Adobe will drop help for Flash by 2020. Firefox no longer helps Flash out of the box, and neither does Chrome. So whats subsequent? There are tons of open requirements that may… Read More »

Always Proper An Extension Migration Story

Од | Октомври 2, 2017

Ive been constructing extensions for Firefox since 2005. Ive built-in bookmark companies (which acquired me a job at Mozilla!), fastened the default theme, enhanced the developer instruments, tweaked Github, optimized efficiency, eased tagging, bookmarked all Etherpads, fastened Pocket and heaps of different terrible great things. Ive written XUL extensions, Jetpacks, Jetpacks (second kind), SDK add-ons… Read More »