JSFoo 2013

All about being creative with JavaScript

Getting started with Firefox OS and Open Web Apps

Submitted by Robert Nyman (@robnyman) on Jul 18, 2013

Section: Workshops Technical level: Intermediate Status: Confirmed


Learning how to developed an Open Web App and add it to Firefox OS.


Aimed at existing web developers to either take your existing HTML5 solutions - or start from scratch - and build Open Web Apps that are installable on Firefox OS. A number of WebAPIs and possibilities on that platform will be covered which you can optionally use to create a richer experience with your apps.

We'll also talk about the Firefox Marketplace, and different ways of making your apps installable.


Speaker bio

Robert is a Technical Evangelist for Mozilla and the Editor of Mozilla Hacks, the developer blog. He's a strong believer in HTML5 and the Open Web and has been working since 1999 with Front End development for the web - in Sweden and in New York City. He also blogs at robertnyman.com, tweets as @robertnyman and loves to travel and meet people.


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