Silk is expanding, we now support Sony Z3C

01. December 2016 IoT, Silk, The Web 0
At Silk, we are passionate about building software that enables IoT devices to solve real, everyday problems for people. One step at a time, our small yet diverse team is actively reaching new milestones — and I’d like to share one of our latest updates with you today! Connecting the world with JavaScript Silk is ...

Silk, the IoT platform the web needs

  There’s probably something that made me turn down many job offers even though being young and in need for experience (and money) through work. All of that was because by principle I can’t force my hands down a keyboard to work on something that I don’t believe in.   This isn’t a sales pitch ...

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 ...