Articles by Mike Conley

These Weeks in Firefox: Issue 10

Highlights The Sidebar WebExtension API (compatible with Opera’s API) has been implemented ? Preferences reorg and search project is fully underway. jaws and mconley lead a “hack-weekend” this past weekend … Read more

These Weeks in Firefox: Issue 9

Highlights Firefox 51 was released! Includes the new Zoom Indicator in the URL bar when zoom level is non-default Improved e10s tab-switching! Whitelist of ~700 addons for e10s Tested with … Read more

These Weeks in Firefox: Issue 8

The first Firefox Desktop Engineering meeting for 2017 took place this morning! Here are the interesting bits: Highlights past wrote a blog post about some upcoming privacy and security features … Read more

These Weeks in Firefox: Issue 7

The last Firefox Desktop Engineering meeting for 2016 recently occurred! Here are the relevant tidbits. Highlights If you haven’t already seen it, a Very Important blog post from the Add-ons … Read more

These Weeks in Firefox: Issue 6

Highlights A reminder that Firefox ESR 52 will be the last version to support WinXP Relevant mailing list thread. past reports that the new permission doorhanger UI has landed! Permission … Read more

These Weeks in Firefox: Issue 4

The Firefox Desktop engineering team met together last Tuesday to chat about what they’re working on. Here are some juicy tidbits from that meeting: Highlights mikedeboer wants to draw attention … Read more

These Weeks in Firefox: Issue 2

As is fortnightly tradition, the Firefox Desktop team rallied together last Tuesday to share notes and ramblings on things that are going on. Here are some hand-picked, artisinal updates from … Read more