As we use more and more mobile devices in our lives, an open platform is becoming more, not less important.

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There was a time when I worked on the website mozilla.org full time. This time has passed, but the website is in the capable hands of my friends at Mozilla's Web Productions team.

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Silicon Valley has a new favorite toy: An electronic credit card to hold all your other credit cards.

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Woah it's been a long time since I last blogged. Busy times. So here you go with a casual Firefox tip:

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Over the years, I have written a handful of Firefox add-ons, and I need notifications quite frequently. Why? Most of my add-ons do something in the background at the user's request, and when it's done, the user wants to know. Alternatively, if my add-on attempts to do something and fails, the user would see nothing happen at all, unless I somehow tell them.

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I just released a new version of imagetwist!

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The other day, I made a thing:

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Ever so often, friends send me emails with pictures they took on their phones. When looking at the photo, it frequently appears turned on its side, like this:

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Last week, I went to a toy store to buy some gifts, where I discoverd something really cool: A "boogie board".

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Let me preface this by saying: While I have some education in the field, and I create user experiences in software on a daily basis, I am not a User Experience professional. So take this with a grain of salt, and feel free to comment on this and point out where I err.

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