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Eric Rescorla Wins the Levchin Prize at the 2019 Real-World Crypto Conference

The Mozilla Blog - January 09, 2019 4529

The Levchin Prize awards two entrepreneurs every year for significant contributions to solving global, real-world cryptography issues that make the internet safer at scale. This year, we’re proud to announce … Read more


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Mozilla Announces Deal to Bring Firefox Reality to HTC VIVE Devices

The Mozilla Blog - January 08, 2019 4460

Last year, Mozilla set out to build a best-in-class browser that was made specifically for immersive browsing. The result was Firefox Reality, a browser designed from the ground up to … Read more


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Podcast463: Reflections on The Florida Project Movie

Speed of Creativity - January 04, 2019 4249

Podcast463: Reflections on The Florida Project Movie By On January 4, 2019 · Tagged With: , , , , , , , , · Welcome to Episode 463 of the Moving at the Speed of Creativity podcast, a show by () focusing on digital creativity, media literacy, digital literacy, digital citizenship, instructional technology integration and engaged learning both inside and outside the classroom. This episode features an interview with () about the 2017 movie, (). The is, “Set over one summer, the film follows precocious six-year-old Moonee as she courts mischief and adventure with her ragtag playmates and bonds with her rebellious but caring mother, all while living in the shadows of Walt Disney World.

Living at Hogwarts with Apple Pencil and Google Home

Speed of Creativity - December 30, 2018 3997

Technology is not magic, but Steve Jobs was correct when he described the iPad as “a magical device” in 2010. Combined with the Apple Pencil, which feels like a wand from the wizarding world of Harry Potter, an iPad and the Google Home smart assistant make me feel like I’m truly living at [...]

Mozilla Funds Research Grants in Four Areas

The Mozilla Blog - November 28, 2018 2227

We’re happy to announce the recipients for the 2018 H2 round of Mozilla Research Grants. In this tightly focused round, we awarded grants to support research in four areas: Web … Read more


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A Statement About Facebook and Color of Change

The Mozilla Blog - November 28, 2018 2226

Color of Change is one of the leading civil rights organizations of our time, and we at Mozilla have been immensely privileged to collaborate with them on the Ford-Mozilla Open … Read more


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State of Mozilla 2017: Annual Report

The Mozilla Blog - November 27, 2018 2161

The State of Mozilla annual report for 2017 is now available here. The new report outlines how Mozilla operates, provides key information on the ways in which we’ve made an … Read more


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Mozilla Fights On For Net Neutrality

The Mozilla Blog - November 16, 2018 1560

Mozilla took the next step today in the fight to defend the web and consumers from the FCC’s attack on an open internet. Together with other petitioners, Mozilla filed our … Read more


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Firefox Monitor Launches in 26 Languages and Adds New Desktop Browser Feature

The Mozilla Blog - November 14, 2018 1467

Since the launch of Firefox Monitor, a free service that notifies you when your email has been part of a breach, hundreds of thousands of people have signed up. In … Read more


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Your Privacy Focused Holiday Shopping Guide

The Mozilla Blog - November 14, 2018 1431

For the second year, Mozilla is releasing *Privacy Not Included. We’ll help you identify which connected devices provide robust privacy and security features — and which ones don’t.  🎶 He … Read more


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Firefox Ups the Ante with Latest Test Pilot Experiment: Price Wise and Email Tabs

The Mozilla Blog - November 12, 2018 1328

Over the last few years, the Test Pilot team has developed innovative features for Firefox desktop and mobile, collaborating directly with Firefox users to improve the browser – from reminders … Read more


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Help Students Use Icons and Photos in Narrated Slideshows

Speed of Creativity - November 11, 2018 1288

Help Students Use Icons and Photos in Narrated Slideshows By On November 11, 2018 · Tagged With: , , , , , , , · () is starting a tomorrow with her third graders. About a week ago, all the third graders at our school went on a field trip to a local kitchen where they prepared soup for the homeless in our community. This was part of a , and launched their new novel study in language arts on  by Maine author (). One of Shelly’s parents created a short slideshow of photos from the field trip, which Shelly made into a .

Using ffWorks and FFmpeg for Video Compression

Speed of Creativity - November 08, 2018 1140

Almost every week on Wednesday nights I co-host “The EdTech Situation Room” (@edtechSR) webshow and podcast with my friend and fellow educator, Jason Neiffer (@techsavvyteach). My Thursday evening routine, therefore, usually includes post-production of the show so it’s shared on edtechSR.com, with both audio and video archive versions linked from

Mozilla Reaffirms Commitment to Transgender Equality

The Mozilla Blog - November 07, 2018 1070

As an employer, Mozilla has a long-standing commitment to diversity, inclusion and fostering a supportive work environment. In keeping with that commitment, today we join the growing list of companies … Read more


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How I’m Voting and Prepared to Vote in Oklahoma City November 6, 2018

Speed of Creativity - November 05, 2018 976

How I’m Voting and Prepared to Vote in Oklahoma City November 6, 2018 By On November 5, 2018 · Tagged With: , , , , , · I’m thankful to share that this year as a voter and citizen in Oklahoma City, USA, I’ll be headed to the polls more prepared than ever to cast my ballot. For this important mid-term election, I used from the Oklahoma State Election Board () to generate a PDF sample ballot. Make a Plan to Vote! Use our new web page to decide how you are going to cast your ballot (by mail, early voting, at your polling place) for the Nov.