Mozilla has allocated $1 million to support open source software and free-software projects, especially those related to Mozilla applications and open source security.
Many open source developers may not be in it for the money. But Mozilla still hopes to reward the best ones financially through a new "Open Source Support" program, which it announced Oct. 23. Mozilla supports development of several major open source products, most notably the Firefox Web browser and Thunderbird email client.
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