Open web technologies got revamped as Mozilla brought in Firefox on the board. But today the scene has changed for Firefox as it\’s fading from the business now. But Mozilla\’s innovations have not faded away. They are constantly exploring options to retain their presence in the open web market. Here are 10 most significant Mozilla projects which are developing the position of Mozilla in the open web space.
Rust is a programming language by Mozilla to develop efficient systems. It combines a powerful and flexible programming platform. It\’s co-sponsored by Samsung.
Servo is an experimental project by Mozilla which is able to build a Web browser engine for mobile devices, multi-core processors and GPUs. Servo depends on Rust to provide a secure platform.
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WebIDE offers building, testing and editing Web apps and some starter templates too. With WebIDE, web app development has been redefined by Mozilla, and a bit streamlined too.
TogetherJS is an open source library to construct web apps and collaborating them together. A hub server is required by the library which spreads messages to all the participants using Web Sockets.
BigBlueButton is \”an open source Web conferencing system for online learning”. It\’s an open source replacement for discussion and meeting systems.
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