How to kill a community

04. February 2016 Mozilla 11
How to kill a community
Personal blog post, views are my own, and all that shit. Let’s put it this way. Imagine that you have spent years putting your heart, soul and sweat into a product that you so much believed in its mission and cared about its success. The next thing you know is your employer killing that product ...

A Bit Of Consulting: Entering the RTL Web Market [Part 1]

23. February 2015 Mozilla 1
As I’m writing this article, we (as Mozilla and everyone else working together on Firefox OS) were never closer to releasing a version of Firefox Operating System containing this much RTL (Right-To-Left UI) support inside, which is (as the one who were/is responsible for most of it I can tell you we have) a pretty ...

Confessions and Goals for 2015

2015 here we are. The year is starting quite good actually, new job, graduating, House of Cards 3 in two months.. I stumbled upon David Walsh’s two blog posts [1] [2] that talk about his confessions and goals for 2015 and I kinda felt I so much relate to that. So I decided to talk ...

Hired by Phoxygen; Working full-time on Firefox OS

31. December 2014 Mozilla, mozilla-reps 4
tldr; Hired by Phoxygen to work on Firefox OS and implement RTL UIs. I started contributing to the Mozilla project in 2012, August it was when I joined my home-country community, Mozilla Tunisia. One of the most important reasons I joined was how much was I interested in Boot2Gecko project or what we call now ...

Graduation and stuff

16. December 2014 Mozilla, mozilla-reps 0
So finally my studies path is almost crossing another milestone, graduating from Higher Institute of Technological Studies, in which I study Computer Science; to be exact Web Development. This is the part after which I start thinking about my job, carrier path and so on (or just study more, dunno what future has in store ...