Why is it that you can remember where the knives are in your kitchen, which has hundreds of things, but have difficulty remember where a particular tab is? Panorama (formerly known as Tab Groups, TabCandy) is a feature that helps users deal with the complex ways the modern web is used by providing spatial, touchable groups of tabs and tab groups.
- Integration code: mozilla/browser/base/content/
- Panorama code: mozilla/browser/base/content/tabview/
- See the Panorama:Plan for current work.
Active module peers:
- Ian Gilman, @iangilman, IRC: iangilman (MO)
- Tim Taubert, @ttaubert, IRC: ttaubert
- Raymond Lee, @raymondlee, IRC: raymondlee
- Kevin Hanes, @mr_yuk, IRC: kevinh
- QA contact: George Carstoiu IRC: GeorgeCarstoiu
- "Designing TabCandy" by Aza Raskin
- Some corollary design from a couple years ago
- See the presentation.
Timeline and History
- First release in March 2011 with Firefox 4
Idea & Concept:
Past core contributors: