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  • January 12, 2016 GNOME supports the work of Software Freedom Conservancy

    The GNOME community has dedicated the last 18 years to building great software for our users. We have created a library of work that is found not only in our desktop but also in various other important software and hardware. As a proud part of the GNU Project, GNOME licenses its software freely to ensure […]

  • November 6, 2015 In Memory of Telsa Gwynne

    The GNOME Foundation is proud to honor Telsa Gwynne for her contributions to the GNOME community. It is with deep regret and sadness that we announce that Telsa after living with cancer for a while she passed away this last Tuesday, November 3, 2015. Telsa was a long-time GNOME contributor who began by contributing to Welsh translations. She […]

  • October 27, 2015 GUADEC 2016 to take place in Karlsruhe, Germany

    It is with pleasure that the GNOME Foundation is announcing that Karlsruhe, Germany, will host GUADEC in the summer of 2016. Karlsruhe is situated in the Southern part of Germany and is Germany’s sunniest city. It is easy to get to as it is a short trip from both Frankfurt international airport and Stuttgart airport. Karlsruhe combines a strong […]

  • October 7, 2015 GNOME.Asia Summit 2016 to be held in Delhi, India

    The GNOME Asia team is pleased to announce that next year’s GNOME.Asia Summit will be held in Delhi, at the Manav Rachna International University (MRIU). This is located in the Faridabad distract just south of the National Capital Territory (New Delhi). GNOME.Asia 2016 will be held between the 21st and 24th of April, and will […]

  • October 1, 2015 GNOME’s 2014 Fiscal Year Annual Report Published

    Today marks the beginning of a new financial year, and the GNOME Foundation is pleased to announce the release of its latest annual report, which covers the outgoing 2014 financial year. The Report reviews all the events and activities in the GNOME project during the 2014 financial year, including hackfests, conferences, our releases, outreach activities and […]

  • September 23, 2015 GNOME 3.18 Released: Brings Big Improvements

    The GNOME project is proud to announce the release of GNOME 3.18. The new version is the result of six months’ hard work by the GNOME community, and includes 25,112 changes by 772 contributors. 3.18 has been named “Gothenburg” in recognition of this year’s GUADEC organising team. GUADEC is GNOME’s main annual conference, and is […]

  • September 2, 2015 GNOME Foundation endorses User Data Manifesto

    We are pleased to announce that the GNOME Foundation as one of several prominent FOSS projects endorses the User Data Manifesto version 2.0 Announced on 29 August at the ownCloud Contributor Conference in Berlin the User Data Manifesto version 2.0 is a more concise and clarified version of the original User Data Manifesto. It defines a basic right […]

  • August 25, 2015 Boston Summit 2015 to be held 10-12 October

    Boston Summit is GNOME’s annual event in North America. It is held every year on the Columbus Day weekend, and is an informal opportunity for contributors, enthusiasts and newcomers to get together. Previous summits have included planning meetings, tutorials for newcomers, hacking sessions, hardware testing, and more. There is also typically a social event in […]

  • August 21, 2015 Pictures from GUADEC 2015

    GUADEC 2015 ran from 7-12 August, in Gothenburg, Sweden. We’ve put a gallery of photos together from the conference. Enjoy! Photos credit: Garrett LeSage, Oliver Propst & Jakub Steiner.

  • August 19, 2015 Thanks, Gothenburg!

    GUADEC is the GNOME project’s primary annual event, held every year in a different European city. This year, it was the turn of Gothenburg, Sweden. The conference brought together contributors, enthusiasts and partners from around the world for three days of talks, followed by three days of workshops (called “Birds of a Feather” sessions). It […]