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Alex Miller, from San Jose – California, has suddenly become a hero for all the open source community. This seventh grader’s feet of solving one of the major bugs in Firefox has really fetched him accolades from all the quarters of the world. At age 13, he becomes the youngest developer to solve a bug in Mozilla Firefox. Alex Miller earned himself $3000 from the Mozilla foundation as part of his contribution to Firefox.
Spread Firefox is an open source community to help Firefox connect to its users. It is a project dedicated for marketing Firefox and increasing Firefox users. SFx is short term for Spread Firefox. S stands for Spread and Fx is the preferred abbreviation for Firefox. Spread Firefox is based on the principles of involving people to drive the development and the testing of Firefox.
Mozilla foundation as a small nonprofit organist ion has limited resources at its disposal and is using Spread Firefox as its original marketing tool. Even as Mozilla grows the power of the community is here to see for everybody.