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A Look At GNOME 3.16's High Contrast Theme

For making its desktop more accessible to users, GNOME 3.16 has improvements when it comes to its high contrast theme with the shell and toolkit both having received accessibility improvements this cycle.
24 March 2015 - GNOME High Contrast - 1 Comment

Epiphany 3.16 Improves The GNOME Web Browser

The Epiphany open-source web-browser has benefited from a number of changes ahead of tomorrow's GNOME 3.16 release.
24 March 2015 - Epiphany Web Browser - 13 Comments

GNOME Shell & Mutter 3.16.0 Released

The final v3.16.0 releases of the GNOME Shell and Mutter window manager are available this Monday afternoon.
23 March 2015 - GNOME 3.16 - 25 Comments

WebKitGTK+ 2.8 Arrives With Gestures & HTML5 Notifications

Another GNOME 3.16 package christened this morning for Wednesday's release is WebKitGTK+ 2.8.0.
23 March 2015 - WebKitGTK+ 2.8.0 - 6 Comments

GTK+ 3.16 Released With Mir Backend, Native OpenGL Support

It's GNOME 3.16 week! Matthias Clasen checked in the important GTK+ 3.16.0 package prior to the deadline tonight.
23 March 2015 - GTK+ 3.16 - 16 Comments

GNOME 3.16 Release Candidate Arrives

Frederic Peters on the behalf of the GNOME release team announced the GNOME 3.15.92 release today, which serves as the release candidate ahead of the GNOME 3.16 official release at month's end.
18 March 2015 - GNOME 3.15.92 - 11 Comments

GNOME Shell 3.15.92 Improves GNOME's Classic Theme

GNOME Shell 3.15.92 was released today and among other minor enhancements it improves the GNOME classic theme.
17 March 2015 - GNOME Shell 3.16 - 1 Comment

GTK+ Wayland Now Supports HiDPI Cursors

Matthias Clasen has released the latest GTK+ 3.15 development release that's near final and about ready to be named GTK+ 3.16.
17 March 2015 - GTK+ 3.15.12 - 6 Comments

GNOME Usability Issues Analyzed As Part Of GNOME OPW

As part of the latest round of GNOME's Women Outreach Program, usability issues with GNOME were analyzed.
16 March 2015 - GNOME Usability - 47 Comments

The Latest Round Of GNOME's Outreach Program For Women Wraps Up

The ninth and latest round of GNOME's Outreach Program for Women (OPW) came to an end yesterday.
10 March 2015 - GNOME OPW - 45 Comments

More Details On GNOME's Nuntius Android Notification System

Last week I covered the new GNOME project of Nuntius, an effort to send tablet/smart-phone Android notifications to the GNOME desktop. There was a fair amount of interest in Nuntius, including many forum goers asking why they didn't use KDE-Connect, among other questions. Those questions have now been addressed.
9 March 2015 - Nuntius

Nuntius: Delivering Android Notifications To The GNOME Desktop

The latest GNOME application to speak of that's entered development is Nuntius, a program to show your Android phone/tablet notifications directly on the GNOME desktop as part of its notification system.
6 March 2015 - GNOME Nuntius - 27 Comments

Foobnix Music Player Ported To GTK3

For those in need of a new open-source music player, Foobnix is GPLv3-licensed, written in Python, and with its newest release has been ported to using the GTK3 tool-kit.
5 March 2015 - Foobnix - 11 Comments

GNOME Shell 3.15.91 Brings A Variety Of Last Minute Changes

Besides releasing Mutter 3.15.91 on Wednesday, Florian Müllner also released an updated version of GNOME Shell for the imminent GNOME 3.15.91 release.
5 March 2015 - GNOME Shell 3.15.91

Mutter 3.15.91 Fixes Wayland Nested Compositor Mode, Pointer Constraining

Florian Müllner released the latest GNOME Mutter window manager update in the road to this month's GNOME 3.16 debut. In particular, today's Mutter 3.15.91 release has some prominent Wayland fixes.
4 March 2015 - Mutter On Wayland

Clutter Now Supports Quad-Buffer Stereo Displays, Mir Backend

Emmanuele Bassi of GNOME has released version 1.21.6 of Clutter, the latest development version of this toolkit used by GNOME and other projects.
3 March 2015 - Clutter 1.21.6 - 5 Comments

GTK+ Gets Smoother Scrolling, Support To Turn Off Input Methods

A new development release of GNOME's GTK+ tool-kit is now available ahead of next month's official GNOME 3.16 release.
25 February 2015 - GTK+ 3.15.9 - 11 Comments

Screenshots Of The GNOME 3.16 Changes

Over the past few months on Phoronix have been dozens of articles concerning the state of GNOME 3.16. For those wanting a visual walkthrough of the GNOME 3.16 changes, Matthias Clasen has provided a nice screenshot overview.
23 February 2015 - GNOME 3.16 Features - 33 Comments

GNOME's Log-In Screen Will Still Work Without Wayland

With the just-released GNOME 3.16 Beta there's a switch to use Wayland by default for the GDM log-in screen. For those wondering what this means to those using binary blob graphics drivers on your systems or in cases where Wayland isn't working, fear not.
22 February 2015 - GNOME Wayland Log-In Screen - 18 Comments

GNOME 3.16 Beta Brings Wayland-Based Log-in Screen

Matthias Clasen has announced the release of GNOME 3.15.90, the GNOME 3.16 Beta, that's coming out slightly delayed but still in time for some weekend testing.
21 February 2015 - GNOME 3.15.90 - 16 Comments

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