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GNOME "Flashback" Released, GNOME Panel 3.8

This week prior to the GNOME 3.10 release also marked the release of GNOME-Panel 3.8 and GNOME-Flashback-Session 3.8. The "GNOME Flashback" project is about revitalizing the GNOME 3 "fallback" session experience found in earlier 3.x releases for cases where no 3D hardware acceleration was available.
28 September 2013 - GNOME Flashback - 32 Comments

WebKitGTK+ 2.2 Release Brings Exciting Features

To accompany the GNOME 3.10 release, WebKitGTK+ 2.2.0 was released on Friday. This update to the GNOME version of the WebKit web rendering engine is quite an exciting update with numerous new features.
27 September 2013 - WebKitGTK+ 2.2 - 1 Comment

GStreamer 1.2 Feature Release Is Now Available

GStreamer 1.2.0 is now available as the first major update to this widely-used open-source multimedia framework since the GStreamer 1.0 milestone some months ago.
24 September 2013 - GStreamer 1.2.0 - 48 Comments

It's Now Easier Running Wayland Under GNOME-Session

With another day comes more improvements to the Linux desktop running atop Wayland. While yesterday saw Enlightenment on Wayland work, today already is some GNOME Wayland activity ahead of the GNOME 3.10 release in just a few weeks time.
12 September 2013 - GNOME Session Wayland - 32 Comments

GNOME's Rhythmbox 3.0 Released

A few weeks after Amarok 2.8 was released on the KDE side, GNOME's Rhythmbox 3.0 music player is now available.
6 September 2013 - GNOME Rhythmbox - 7 Comments

GNOME's Mutter Wayland 3.9.91 Released

The GNOME desktop's Mutter Wayland version has been released ahead of the official GNOME 3.10 release later in September.
5 September 2013 - Mutter Wayland - 7 Comments

Wayland'ized GNOME Shell Gets A Binary

GNOME Shell has got another Wayland improvement ahead of the GNOME 3.10 debut next month.
31 August 2013 - Wayland GNOME Shell - 63 Comments

GNOME Web To Abandon Google Search

The GNOME Web Browser will no longer be using Google as its default search engine but they have struck a deal to use DuckDuckGo as its new search engine.
29 August 2013 - DuckDuckGo - 13 Comments

GNOME Playing Around With New Middle-Click Action

While traditionally the middle-click mouse button has been a convenient way to paste rather than Ctrl + V on Unix-like systems, GNOME designers are looking to change it up for their desktop.
26 August 2013 - GNOME Designers - 158 Comments

GNOME 3.10 Continues Pushing Ahead With Wayland

New GTK+, Mutter, and GNOME Shell development releases in recent days continues advancing the GNOME 3.10 support for Wayland.
22 August 2013 - GNOME 3.10 Wayland - 33 Comments

GNOME 2 Fork MATE Desktop Aims For Wayland

The MATE Desktop, one of the popular forks of the GNOME 2 desktop environment, is seeking to support the Wayland Display Server as well as systemd -- two popular Linux technologies that have only been a focus for GNOME3.
8 August 2013 - MATE Desktop - 36 Comments

GNOME's GTK+ 3.10 Irons Out HiDPI, Wayland Support

At GUADEC last week besides drafting Wayland plans for GNOME, there was a BoF session for GNOME's toolkit. Here's some of the stuff that's upcoming for the GTK+ 3.10 tool-kit.
7 August 2013 - GTK+ 3.10 - 66 Comments

GNOME 3.10 Will Be Really Exciting For Wayland

Last week at GUADEC some exciting plans were drafted for Wayland.
5 August 2013 - GNOME 3.10 Wayland - 32 Comments

GNOME 3.9.5 Development Release

GNOME 3.9.5 has been released as the latest development release leading up to the GNOME 3.10 debut in September.
3 August 2013 - GNOME 3.9.5 - 2 Comments

GNOME & Intel Developers Plan The Wayland Future

The GNOME annual developer conference, GUADEC, is beginning this week in the Czech Republic. At this GNOME-focused open-source event, the developers will be joined by Intel Wayland developers as they plot their eventual departure from the X.Org Server.
30 July 2013 - GNOME Wayland Planning - 209 Comments

Video Hardware Acceleration For WebKitGTK+

Video hardware acceleration is being worked on for WebKitGTK+ with composited video support.
29 July 2013 - WebKitGTK+

ModemManager 1.0 Release Supports QMI & MBIM

ModemManager, the network modem component for NetworkManager, has finally seen its 1.0 stable release. ModemManager 1.0 brings with it many new features including a new tool and support for QMI and MBIM devices.
19 July 2013 - ModemManager - 1 Comment

GStreamer 1.1.1 Draws In New Features, Plug-Ins

Version 1.1.1 of GStreamer Core and Plugins have been released, which provide new features and plug-ins for this important open-source multimedia framework.
5 June 2013 - GStreamer 1.1.1 - 3 Comments

User-Facing Features Coming To GNOME 3.10

Many user-facing features coming to the GNOME 3.10 desktop are starting to see the light of day. Here's some of them.
29 May 2013 - GNOME 3.10 - 24 Comments

The Last GNOME 3.8 Point Release Has Been Made

GNOME 3.8.2 was released this morning and it serves as the last bug-fix release in the GNOME 3.8 series. All work now is being focused on GNOME 3.10.
16 May 2013 - GNOME 3.8.2 - 8 Comments

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