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GNOME's Mutter Gets Native Monitor Hot-Plugging

Besides native OpenGL support for GTK+, another early change to look forward to with next year's GNOME 3.16 release is native monitor hot-plugging.
15 October 2014 - GNOME 3.16 - 4 Comments

GTK+ Gains Native Support For OpenGL

For GTK+ 3.16 there is now native support for OpenGL along with a new widget type. The GTK+ OpenGL support works on both X11 with GLX and under Wayland with EGL.
13 October 2014 - GDK OpenGL - 9 Comments

Other Projects Participating In This Winter's Women Outreach Program

While we've covered the X.Org Foundation's inaugural participation in the GNOME OPW women outreach program given our focus at Phoronix on the Linux graphics stack, women looking for other open-source projects to get involved with in the months ahead have a large choice for this winter OPW cycle.
2 October 2014 - GNOME OPW - 13 Comments

GNOME Finally Supports Ctrl+Tab For Switching Tabs

It looks like for GNOME 3.16 one of the early changes will be better keyboard support for switching tabs.
25 September 2014 - HIG - 24 Comments

GNOME 3.14 Officially Released

GNOME 3.14 has been officially released today as the latest major advancement to the GNOME Shell driven desktop environment.
24 September 2014 - GNOME 3.14 - 32 Comments

The Gestures Support Of GNOME 3.14

As talked about with this morning's GTK+ 3.14 release is now multi-touch support and a gesture framework for this week's GNOME 3.14 debut. While there's still improvements to be made, it looks like the gestures support for the GNOME Shell is turning out well for the 3.14 version.
22 September 2014 - Gestures - 4 Comments

GTK+ 3.14 Brings Much Better Wayland Support, Multi-Touch, New Theme

In preparation for this week's GNOME 3.14 debut, the deadline is today for checking in the 3.14.0 release tarballs. One of the most prominent packages now checked in for the Wednesday release is GTK+ 3.14.
22 September 2014 - GTK+ 3.14.0 - 10 Comments

GNOME 3.13.92 Officially Released

After a small delay, the second release candidate to the forthcoming GNOME 3.14 is now available.
19 September 2014 - GNOME 3.14 - 2 Comments

GNOME 3.14 Makes More Progress In Running Natively On Wayland

Red Hat developer Matthias Clasen has shared a status update concerning the state of running the GNOME Shell desktop natively on Wayland without any X11 dependence. With GNOME 3.14, more progress has been made in making the Wayland experience really usable. Clasen also shares that Red Hat is hiring another Wayland developer.
16 September 2014 - GNOME Wayland - 9 Comments

GNOME Software 3.14 Will Work On Arch Linux With PackageKit

Those running GNOME on Arch Linux should be pleased that with the upcoming GNOME 3.14 release that the GNOME Software application should finally play well with PackageKit's Pacman back-end.
9 September 2014 - GNOME Software - 21 Comments

GNOME 3.14 Still Depends On ConsoleKit, More Systemd Still Planned

Some plans for the GNOME 3.14 cycle didn't materialize but they're still being developed for future GNOME updates.
8 September 2014 - systemd - 14 Comments

GNOME 3.14 Beta 2 Released

The second beta release to the GNOME 3.14 desktop stack due out later this month is now available.
4 September 2014 - GNOME 3.13.91 - 36 Comments

GNOME/GTK+ Human Interface Guidelines Updated

Allan Day has updated the Human Interface Guidelines (HIG) for the GNOME project and more broadly for all GTK+ applications.
22 August 2014 - GNOME HIG - 13 Comments

GNOME 3.14 Beta Released

The first beta of the upcoming GNOME 3.14 has been released ahead of its expected general availability in September.
21 August 2014 - GNOME 3.13.90 - 7 Comments

GNOME 3.14 Beta Makes GLSL Optional, Supports Wayland Gesture/Touch Events

For the upcoming GNOME 3.13.90 release are updates to GNOME Shell and Mutter that bring a few notable last-minute changes.
20 August 2014 - GNOME 3.13.90 - 14 Comments

GTK+ 3.13.6 Updated To Work With Newer Wayland

The GTK+ tool-kit is out with a new release this week that offers a lot of bug fixes but also several new improvements.
12 August 2014 - GTK+ 3.13.6

Builder: A New Development IDE Being Built For GNOME

GNOME Builder is a new integrated development environment (IDE) being developed for building GNOME applications faster and better.
30 July 2014 - GNOME Builder - 76 Comments

GNOME's GTK+ Is Still Striving For A Scene Graph, Canvas API

Besides updates on Wayland support at this week's GUADEC conference in France was also an update on the work being done for implementing a scene graph within GTK+ itself and exposing a canvas API.
30 July 2014 - GTK+ Scene Graph Kit - 5 Comments

GNOME/GTK On Wayland Gains Focus At GUADEC

GTK+ and GNOME Wayland support were frequent focal discussion points at this year's GUADEC -- GNOME's annual conference -- for getting rid of X11.
30 July 2014 - GNOME-Wayland - 2 Comments

GNOME Stakeholders Take Issue With Groupon Over their Gnome

While the GNOME project has been around since 1999 and is known by most Linux users as one of the common desktop environments, deal-of-the-day website Groupon recently introduced its own "Gnome" software.
30 July 2014 - GNOME Foundation - 10 Comments

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