Mozilla Foundation activities, week ending 2007/09/21

This is my report on activities related to the Mozilla Foundation for the week ending September 21. I spent a lot of the week handling internal administrivia.

Projects for the week

Here’s a summary of what Foundation-related activities went on last week; for more information about others’ activities please see the weekly status reports published by David Boswell, Gerv Markham, and Zak Greant.

  • Legal/IP issues
  • Grants and related activities
    • Alexander Surkov completed the second milestone on his implementation in Mozilla of the IAccessible2 accessibility API
      for Windows (to be used by future versions of Firefox and Firefox-compatible screen readers on Windows). The IA2ToGecko project page has more information, including links to the relevant bugs.
    • Ariel Rios completed the second milestone on his project to implement a new Collection interface for the GNOME AT-SPI
      accessibility API (to be used by future versions of Firefox and Firefox-compatible screen readers on Linux). For more information (and to track progress) see GNOME bug 326516.
    • Steve Lee completed the final milestone for his project to create a prototype switch-activated on-screen keyboard for
      Firefox; he’ll be showing this at the Mozilla accessibility summit.
  • Web sites

Upcoming activities