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Ubuntu 24.10 To See More Polishing, NVIDIA Wayland By Default & New Welcome Wizard   Ubuntu   2024-05-17
New Patches Significantly Reduce Zink Driver Startup Time   Mesa   2024-04-26
GTK4 Continues Improving Graphics Offload & DMA-BUF Integration   GNOME   2024-04-18
System76's COSMIC Working On Drag & Drop, More Compositor Improvements   Desktop   2024-04-17
Flowblade 2.14 Video Editor Released, GTK4 Port Hopefully Ready Next Year   Multimedia   2024-03-31
Inkscape Development Version Switches To Using GTK4   Free Software   2024-03-25
LACT 0.5.3 Released For Managing AMD Graphics Cards Under Linux   Radeon   2024-03-04
GNOME Makes Progress On GPU-Accelerated Screencasting, systemd-homed Home Encryption   GNOME   2024-02-25
GNOME 46 Alpha Released With Many Improvements   GNOME   2024-01-12
KDE Receives Many Bug Fixes Ahead Of Christmas   KDE   2023-12-16
GNOME Gets A New Terminal Choice: Prompt   GNOME   2023-12-15
Canonical Details Ubuntu 24.04 Desktop Plans + Ongoing X11 Sunsetting Discussions   Ubuntu   2023-12-15
Flowblade 2.12 Video Editor Brings Faster Proxy Rendering, Continued GTK4 Porting   Multimedia   2023-12-04
LACT Is The Newest AMD Radeon GUI Control Panel For Linux   Radeon   2023-11-24
GTK 4.14 Adding Graphics Offloading Capabilities Under Wayland   GNOME   2023-11-15
GNOME Terminal Working To Migrate To GTK 4, VTE To Overcome 40 FPS Cap   GNOME   2023-11-05
GNOME's VTE Seeing Improvements For Faster Terminal Performance   GNOME   2023-10-04
GNOME 45 Beta Released With Many Improvements   GNOME   2023-08-18
GTK 4.12 Released With Many Vulkan Backend Improvements   GNOME   2023-08-06
GTK 4.11.1 Released With Better Textures, Wayland Fractional Scaling   GNOME   2023-04-05
WebKitGTK Working On Accelerated Composited Rendering With DMA-BUF   GNOME   2023-04-03
GNOME 44 Released With Many Desktop Enhancements   GNOME   2023-03-22
GNOME Shell & Mutter Complete Their Migration Away From GTK3   GNOME   2023-03-03
Linux 6.2, Linux 6.3 Developments, KDE Plasma 5.27 & More Made For An Exciting Month   Phoronix   2023-02-28
GTK5 Development Likely To Heat Up Following GTK 4.12   GNOME   2023-02-09
KDE Sees Many Plasma Wayland Fixes This Week - Plus Spectacle Screen Recording   KDE   2023-01-28
GStreamer 1.22 Released With Improved AV1 Support, Better WebRTC & AMD AMF Additions   Multimedia   2023-01-23
AMD Ryzen 7000 Series, Linux 6.0, MGLRU, Rust & IO_uring Made For An Exciting September   Phoronix   2022-10-01
GNOME 43 Released With More Apps Ported To GTK4, Wayland Enhancements   GNOME   2022-09-21
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 10 Is Eliminating GTK 2 Support   Red Hat   2022-08-26
GTK4's Broadway HTML5 Backend Coming Back To Ubuntu, Debian   GNOME   2022-08-22
GNOME Console Could Be Ubuntu 22.10's GNOME Terminal Replacement   Ubuntu   2022-08-02
Systemd Creator At Microsoft, Retbleed, Rust's Continued Growth & Other July Highlights   Phoronix   2022-08-01
GNOME 43 Alpha Released With Browser Improvements, More GTK 4 Porting   GNOME   2022-07-20
GNOME Builder 43 Alpha Released After Being Ported To GTK 4   GNOME   2022-07-14
When Time Comes For GTK5, It Might Be Wayland-Only On Linux   GNOME   2022-07-03
QEMU 7.0 Released With Intel AMX Support, Many RISC-V Additions   Virtualization   2022-04-20
GNOME's Nautilus Could See Big Improvements, New Image Viewer Coming Into Focus   GNOME   2022-04-04
GNOME 42 Released With Many Improvements From Wayland To GTK4 Porting   GNOME   2022-03-23
QEMU 7.0 Is Coming With Intel AMX Support, Many RISC-V Improvements   Virtualization   2022-03-16
GNOME 42 Beta Released - Begins The UI / Feature / API Freeze, More Apps Ported To GTK4   GNOME   2022-02-22
Clutter Is Being Officially Retired   GNOME   2022-02-17
GNOME Shell 42 Lands Redesigned OSD Notifications   GNOME   2022-02-12
GNOME 42 Alpha Released With A Lot Of GTK4 Porting, Other Improvements   GNOME   2022-01-17
Ubuntu 22.04 LTS Aiming For GNOME 42, Avoiding GTK4 Where Possible   GNOME   2022-01-13
Debian 11, Valve Happenings, Linux 5.14 & More Excitement From August   Phoronix   2021-09-01
GTK 4.4 Released With Continued NGL Improvements, Inspector By Default   GNOME   2021-08-23
LibreOffice 7.2 Community Released For This Leading Open-Source Office Suite   LibreOffice   2021-08-19
GNOME's New Human Interface Guidelines Now Official   GNOME   2021-08-06
LibreOffice 7.2 RC2 Up For Testing With Its Initial GTK4 Work, Command Pop-Up / HUD   Linux Kernel   2021-08-01
Xubuntu 21.10 To Ship Some More GNOME Apps, Drops Pidgin   Ubuntu   2021-07-30
LibreOffice 7.2 RC1 Released Ahead Of Official Debut Next Month   LibreOffice   2021-07-13
LibreOffice 7.2 Beta Arrives With Initial Command Pop-Up HUD, Better Performance   LibreOffice   2021-06-18
GNOME's Need To Broaden Its Audience For Greater Impact & Funding   GNOME   2021-06-06
LibreOffice 7.2 Alpha 1 Released For This Open-Source Office Suite   LibreOffice   2021-05-25
GNOME Human Interface Guidelines Being Updated For GTK4, Other Modern Features   GNOME   2021-05-22
LibreOffice Begins Landing GTK4 Support Code   LibreOffice   2021-05-11
openSUSE Tumbleweed Now Offering GNOME 40   SUSE   2021-04-16
GNOME 41 To Introduce Libadwaita For Helping To Define GNOME Apps   GNOME   2021-03-31
GTK 4.2 Released With NGL Renderer By Default   GNOME   2021-03-30
GNOME 40 Released With Many Improvements   GNOME   2021-03-24
GTK 4 Toolkit's New OpenGL Renderer Is Maturing Well   GNOME   2021-02-26
GTK 4.2 Releasing Next Month With Likely Introducing A New OpenGL Renderer   GNOME   2021-02-18
GNOME Shell Merges Its New Horizontal Workspaces   GNOME   2021-01-30
KDE Ends Out January With A Lot Of Fixes For Plasma 5.21   KDE   2021-01-30
GNOME 40 Alpha Released   GNOME   2021-01-26
GTK4 Toolkit Seeing More Improvements To Its OpenGL Renderer   GNOME   2021-01-24
Ubuntu 21.04 To Stick With GNOME 3.38 Desktop   Ubuntu   2021-01-21
GNOME Shell Merges Port Of Extensions App + Portal To GTK4   GNOME   2021-01-14
GTK 4.0.1 Released With Many Bug Fixes, Better Media Acceleration   GNOME   2021-01-12
GTK 4.0 Toolkit Officially Released   GNOME   2020-12-16
GTK4 To Bring Better & Faster macOS Support   GNOME   2020-12-15
GNOME Foundation Planning For More Initiatives In 2021   GNOME   2020-11-17
GTK 3.99.2 Released As A Step Closer To GTK4 With Fancy GLSL Shader Capabilities   GNOME   2020-09-30
GTK 3.99.1 Released As The Latest Development Step Towards GTK4   GNOME   2020-09-03
GTK 3.99 Released With The GTK4 Toolkit Finally Close To Debut   GNOME   2020-07-31
GNOME 3.37.3 Released With More Features, Code Improvements   GNOME   2020-07-07
Experimental Linux Live OS For Showcasing Wayland Updated With Latest Desktops   Wayland   2020-05-07
GTK 3.98.2 Released As Another Step Towards GTK4   GNOME   2020-04-01
Belated GTK 3.98 Puts GTK 4.0 One Step Closer   GNOME   2020-02-13
GTK4 Data Transfer APIs Being Modernized Around Wayland   GNOME   2020-01-29
GIMP 2.99.x Development Releases Likely Starting Soon For GIMP 3.0   Desktop   2020-01-04
GNOME Hopes To Get Most Of GTK4 Squared Away Next Year   GNOME   2019-12-19
Oracle Pushes Out Another Solaris 11.4 Update To End Out 2019   Oracle   2019-12-18
ChamferWM Still Appears To Be The Most Capable Vulkan-Powered X11 Tiling Window Manager   Vulkan   2019-12-10
GTK4 Now Allows More Efficient Usage With Its Vulkan Renderer   GNOME   2019-10-06
Xfce's xfce4-panel Says Farewell To GTK2 Support   Desktop   2019-09-30
GNOME's GUADEC 2019 Videos Available Online   GNOME   2019-08-31
GTK 4.0 Isn't Expected To Be Released Until Autumn 2020   GNOME   2019-08-29
GNOME 3.34 Beta 2 Brings Last Minute Improvements To GNOME Shell, Mutter & Friends   GNOME   2019-08-21
Xfce 4.16 Should Be Out Next Year But Without GTK4 Or Wayland   Desktop   2019-08-21
Sysprof Picks Up Profiling Support For CPU Power Consumption   GNOME   2019-08-01
GTK4 Gets Smoother GPU-Accelerated Scrolling, Modern Cursor Blinking   GNOME   2019-07-22
GNOME 3.33.3 Released With Sysprof Profiling Integration, Other Improvements   GNOME   2019-06-21
GNOME Shell & Mutter Can Now Be Extensively Profiled For Missed Frames, Other Metrics   GNOME   2019-06-01
Sysprof Making Progress For Improved GNOME Profiling   GNOME   2019-05-31
GTK 3.96 Released As Another Step Closer To GTK 4.0   GNOME   2019-05-08
There Are A Ton Of Interesting GSoC Projects This Year: Dav1d GPU Compute, Wayland, Rust   Google   2019-05-06
RADV Vulkan Driver Lands FreeSync/Adaptive-Sync For Mesa 19.1   Radeon   2019-04-23
FreeSync Support For RADV Vulkan Driver Blocked By Lack Of Config System   Radeon   2019-04-08
HTML5 Broadway Backend Is Seeing Renewed Attention Ahead Of GTK 4.0   GNOME   2019-03-30
GTK4 Seeing Text Entry Improvements, Easier To Create Custom Entry Widgets   GNOME   2019-03-16
Qt Publishes A 2019 Public Roadmap: More Work On WebAssembly, Tooling   Qt   2019-02-22
GTK+ No More - It's Just GTK As Developers Prepare For This Year's GTK 4.0   GNOME   2019-02-08
From The Linux Perspective: What I Am Most Looking Forward To In 2019   Linux Kernel   2019-01-02
The Biggest GNOME Stories Of 2018   GNOME   2018-12-29
HandBrake 1.2 Released: Switches Over To FFmpeg, Early Support For GTK4   Free Software   2018-12-19
Purism's Librem 5 Making Progress In GTK4 Toolkit Usage, Kernel Upbringing   Hardware   2018-09-06
GNOME's Nautilus 3.30 File Manager Delivering Some Pleasant Improvements   GNOME   2018-07-28
GNOME's Nautilus Port To GTK4 Making Progress   GNOME   2018-07-16
GTK+ 4.0 Likely Being Released In Spring Of 2019   GNOME   2018-07-12
GUADEC 2018 Kicks Off In Almería, Spain   GNOME   2018-07-06
GTK+ 3.94 Released As The Next Step Towards GTK4   GNOME   2018-06-26
GTK+ 3.24 To Deliver Some New Features While Waiting For GTK4   GNOME   2018-06-23
The Most Interesting Google GSoC 2018 Projects: QEMU Vulkan, Virtual KMS, Nautilus GTK4   Google   2018-04-24
GTK+ 4.0 Getting Audio/Video Playback Integration   GNOME   2018-03-18
GNOME 3.28 Desktop Officially Released   GNOME   2018-03-14
GNOME 3.28 Is Being Released This Next Week With Many Features & Improvements   GNOME   2018-03-11
SDL Now Disables Mir By Default In Favor Of Wayland Compatibility   Free Software   2018-02-23
GNOME 3.28 Beta Released With Many Improvements   GNOME   2018-02-14
A Recap Of The Many Interesting Presentations At FOSDEM 2018   Linux Events   2018-02-13
GTK+ 4.0 Gets More House Cleaning, Dropping Old Version References Saves ~7k L.O.C   GNOME   2018-02-06
GTK4 Ejects The Mir Backend & Drops The Big GDK Lock   GNOME   2018-02-05
GTK+ 4.0 Might Be Ready To Ship This Year With Its Many Toolkit Improvements   GNOME   2018-01-28
GTK's Vulkan Renderer Will Now Let You Pick The GPU For Rendering   GNOME   2018-01-10
Open-Source Driver Progress & Vulkan Dominated December   Phoronix   2018-01-01
Wayland Made More Inroads In 2017   Wayland   2017-12-29
GTK4 Picks Up More OpenGL Renderer Improvements, Glyph Cache   GNOME   2017-12-22
Ubuntu Developers Working Towards The Eventual Demotion Of GTK2   Ubuntu   2017-12-13
GIMP 2.9.8 Released With On-Canvas Gradient Editing, Wayland Support   Desktop   2017-12-12
GTK4, GNOME's Wayland Support & Vulkan Renderer Topped GNOME In 2017   GNOME   2017-12-10
A Lot Of Improvements Are Building Up For GIMP 2.9.8, Including Better Wayland Support   GNOME   2017-12-10
GTK4 Lands More Vulkan, HTML5 Broadway & Win32 Improvements   GNOME   2017-12-02
Many Broadway HTML5 Backend Improvements Land In GTK4   GNOME   2017-11-23
GTK4's Vulkan Renderer Is Close To Complete   GNOME   2017-10-23
GNOME 3.27.1 Released   GNOME   2017-10-21
GTK+ 3.92 Released With Many Improvements & New Features   GNOME   2017-10-18
GNOME 3.28 Expected To Ship On Pi Day   GNOME   2017-10-12
Matthias Clasen Continues Hacking On GTK4's Vulkan Support   GNOME   2017-09-30
GTK4's Vulkan Support Continues Maturing   GNOME   2017-09-11
GIMP 2.9.6 Released With GEGL Multi-Threading & Better HiDPI Support   Desktop   2017-08-24
GNOME 3.26 Beta Debuts: More Meson Porting, Wayland Action   GNOME   2017-08-13
The Blockers For GTK4: Constraint-Based Layout, Finished OpenGL Renderer & More   GNOME   2017-08-07
GTK+ 3.91.1 Toolkit Released   GNOME   2017-07-19
There Is A Vulkan Renderer In Development For Qt 3D   Vulkan   2017-06-10
GTK+ 3.91 Released With Meson Build Support, API Changes, macOS Support   GNU   2017-05-23
GTK Lands Meson Build System Support   GNOME   2017-05-03
GTK+ 3.90.0 Released, Advancing Towards GTK 4.0   GNOME   2017-04-01
RADV & ANV Vulkan Drivers Are One Command Away On Ubuntu 17.04   Ubuntu   2017-03-26
GNOME 3.24 RC2 Released   GNOME   2017-03-16