Tag Archives: Web APIs

A Traditional Extension Reborn: Tree Type Tab

By | December 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

By | December 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

By | October 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

By | October 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 »