However in part the web accomplishes this by simply having fewer capabilities compared to those platforms.
This is a presentation about how we've built FirefoxOS such that maintains the security model of the web by still keeping it safe to use any webapp, while at the same time enhancing the capabilities of the web to enable us to build a full OS.
Jonas has been hacking on web browsers for over a decade. He started as a open source contributor in 2000 contributing to the newly open sourced mozilla project. In 2005 he joined mozilla full time and has since been working on implementing and designing the web platform.
When FirefoxOS got started he joined originally as a tech lead for APIs and later as overall architect.