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Why Services?

When I first started contributing to what would become Firefox, eight years ago today, it was crystal clear what the mission was: break IE’s monopoly and push the Internet back towards open standards.  That was a tough ask, especially after AOL spun out the Foundation and laid off most of the Netscape group.  But we […]

Using Sync on the bleeding edge? Read this!

As of last Friday, users who are using trunk builds of Firefox (desktop and mobile) or 1.5 beta versions of the Firefox Sync add-on (on at least one device) may have been seeing various errors advising users to upgrade, even though there are no upgrades available, depending on what other clients they have installed. How […]