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GNOME has geolocation support for pinpointing you down to your city, but now it can be disabled with the latest GNOME Shell work.
16 February 2014 - GNOME 3.12 - 24 Comments
The GNOME Shell now has HiDPI support for scaling its user-interface on high DPI displays.
12 February 2014 - HiDPI - 27 Comments
The Transmageddon video converter that's built atop GStreamer for Linux/Unix systems to transcode video files is on the heels of a new release that will deliver multiple new features.
10 February 2014 - Transmageddon
GStreamer 1.4 is under heavy development ahead of its next release that's due out in March or April. Here's a look at some of the new features coming to this open-source multimedia framework relied upon by many Linux desktop applications. Among the best additions to GStreamer 1.4 is support for H.265, VP9, and Daala. Wayland is also now supported.
10 February 2014 - GStreamer 1.4 - 2 Comments
The latest release of the WebKitGTK+ powered Epiphany web-browser is now available as the latest milestone towards its incorporation in GNOME 3.12.
8 February 2014 - Epiphany 3.11.4 - 6 Comments
GNOME 3.11.5 is anticipated for release later today and with it will come new user-facing features.
6 February 2014 - GNOME 3.11.5 - 37 Comments
WebKitGTK+ in its latest development form has a new multiple web process model that allows spawning one process per web view. With GNOME's version of WebKit having this feature, the Epiphany web-browser is already making use of the new API.
5 February 2014 - Multi Web Process
GNOME Shell 3.11.5 is out this morning ahead of the next planned GNOME 3.12 development release.
5 February 2014 - GNOME Shell 3.11.5
Wayland had sub-surfaces support added to its core protocol a few months back and it enhances several common desktop use-cases. We've seen GNOME's Mutter-Wayland component gain initial sub-surfaces support and now with the recent Wayland 1.4 release it supports sub-surfaces full-on.
5 February 2014 - Mutter Wayland 3.11.5 - 1 Comment
The next-generation version of GNOME Videos is starting to take shape and become usable for GNOME fans. GNOME Videos looks much better than Totem from the GNOME 2.x days.
5 February 2014 - GNOME Videos - 13 Comments
GNOME developers are looking at delaying the official release of GNOME 3.12 until the Wayland 1.5 release that should happen in April.
4 February 2014 - GNOME Wayland - 32 Comments
The latest GTK+ tool-kit code in development for GNOME 3.12 brings a new GtkPopovers widget.
22 January 2014 - GTK+ 3.12 Work - 12 Comments
GTK's Quartz back-end saw some new activity yesterday to benefit GTK applications running on OS X.
18 January 2014 - Quartz Back-End - 17 Comments
GNOME fans running Ubuntu Linux can rejoice that GNOME Shell 3.10 has made it for the Ubuntu 14.04 LTS release.
17 January 2014 - GNOME Shell 3.10 - 9 Comments
Updates to GNOME Shell and Mutter have been released for this week's GNOME 3.11.4 development build in the road to GNOME 3.12.
16 January 2014 - GNOME 3.11.4 - 5 Comments
GTK+ 3.11.4 was checked in this week for the debut of GNOME 3.11.4. This latest GTK update brings various tool-kit improvements, but no corrections to what some say is the biggest problem with GTK.
15 January 2014 - GTK+ 3.11.4 - 18 Comments
An effort led by Intel Linux developers has resulted in Cogl being made availablw now under the MIT license instead of the LGPL. Cogl is the GNOME/Clutter project that provides a low-level OpenGL abstraction library.
15 January 2014 - Cogl OpenGL - 19 Comments
Gedit 3.11.2 has been released as the latest development version of GNOME's text editor in the lead-up to the GNOME 3.12 release in March. This latest version of Gedit brings a brand new user-interface to better interface with GNOME 3's human interface guidelines.
13 January 2014 - Gedit 3.11.2 - 89 Comments
Matthias Clasen landed a few client-side decoration improvements on Sunday night for the GTK tool-kit.
13 January 2014 - GTK+ CSD - 6 Comments
While Linus's Law says "given enough eyeballs, all bugs are shallow", the GNOME project ended out 2013 with more than 46,000 open bugs. Here's some statistics out of the GNOME camp about the bugs and patch flow for 2013.
10 January 2014 - GNOME Bug Stats - 98 Comments
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