Firefox for Mobile 7.0

ennec is the code name of the effort to build a mobile version of Firefox. Fennec is part of the Mozilla effort to enable all mobile phones with a Mozilla application. The overall goals for Mobile Firefox are: · provide Mozilla’s standards-based open-source browser engine, optimized for mobile, that can be embedded by device manufacturers and others; · a full-featured mobile browser including support for XUL-based add-ons, delivering on Firefox’s key principles of ease-of-use, security and accessibility; · grow the Mozilla community in the mobile space; · provide tools and documentation to help developers develop, debug and deploy web applications; · do all of this work in the shared Mozilla source repositories so all platforms, desktop and mobile, benefit each other UI modes: · full screen · portrait/landscape · mouse pointer for non-touch screen devices zoom: · zoom to relevant section · zoom to width · zoom to height · zoom to fit page scrolling/panning: · kinetic · normal (through keys) · accelerated · security (e.g. how does the user know the site is secure?) · tabbed browsing · spatial navigation – keyboard shortcuts layout: · ssr (single column display) · fit to width · fit to height · scrollbar-free layout · viewport meta tag · breakpad for ARM · virtual keyboard · text input – password/input manager + native integration · low memory handlers · start page · basic navigation/UI design · localization · text layout · send page/URL · device integration through Javascript · determine build profile (simple, basic) and what needs to be removed/added · radical new UI

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