Former Mozilla CEO Gary Kovacs has been named the new CEO of web security and privacy company AVG. Kovacs will help the company focus more on mobile.
Kovacs spoke today at the D: Dive into Mobile event in New York City and talked on a number of topics, including the upcoming Firefox OS, the potential for Firefox on iOS, and why he is leaving the company.
Editor’s Pick While the native-versus-mobile-web debate has become stale — “boring” in JacaScript creator Brendan Eich’s words — the technologies interweaving our devices and our data are evolving at ever more rapid rates. Firefox OS, which Eich has been working on at Mozilla, is showing off some of that evolution today.
[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XwjW2DoCVOU&w=560&h=315] Mozilla CEO Gary Kovacs has some interesting ideas about optimism and technology.