So, again Mozilla Community Rajasthan organized an event of great success in Udaipur – City of Lakes :). The Event started at 02:00PM in Computer Science department of CTAE college.
On the spot registration of this event was done and more than 100 students actively participated in this event.
The session was started by Miss Charul by introducing all speakers.
The first session was taken by Mr. Osho Parth. He gave a brief introduction about FOSS and open source, discussed differences between semi open source and open source, Firefox OS and also told the power of open source and mozilla as part of it.
Many students were keen to know a more about open source, they were really impressed by seeing power of open source, they were keen to know about mozilla. Students showed a great interest.
He also discussed about different layers of Firefox OS and working of each layers.
After that Diepesh Monga, discussed about mozilla and its mission. He told them about some products and tools of mozilla like Thunderbird, Persona, Open Badge, Web Maker, Mozilla Lab, Fire Bug, etc.
Next Session of Application Development and How to customize GUI of Firefox OS in the way you want was taken by Lavish Aggarwal.
He taught them how to develop app and submit it into market place by simply three steps i.e. Design, Build, and publish.
He also told them about HTML5 and importance of HTML5, CSS3 and JS.
Live demo of Hello world app was shown to students by using Firefox OS simulator.He also told them about manifest file and its importance for submitting app into market place.
Each Student was developedhis/her own hello world app for Firefox OS and volunteers helped them out.
Now, time for introducing awesome webmaker tools of mozilla, this session was taken by Osho and me. A live demo of each tool was shown to students, students were really amazed by seeing X-Ray Goggles, they used this tool and remix there favorite website in the way they want.
Students made real good pages using Thimble tool and also remixed some youtube videos using Popcorn.
Swags were also given to students
Then I told them about debugging of Firefox OS, and how to change UI in any way by using web technologies. They were eager to use Firefox OS and wanted to change it in the way they want.
At last a group pic with all volunteers who helped in making this event into great success.
DOING GOOD IS A PART OF OUR CODE 😀