Code is all around us

What do we think about when we think about “code?” Many of us think something like this: Alien. Intimidating. Gobbledygook. Maybe even vaguely sinister, like The Matrix. Something that says: this is not for you. Whereas, for the Mozilla Webmaker project and our Summer Campaign to teach the world to code, we want people to imagine code more like this: …

Mozilla Open Badges ships Beta release

Cross-posted from the Mozilla Blog. Adding skills and achievements to your online identity When Mozilla’s Open Badges project began in late 2010, it was little more than a demo and an audaciously big idea: what if we could use the web to create whole new ways to “show what you know?” Today, that big idea is becoming reality, with impressive …