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  • July 8, 2015 GUADEC 2015 Keynote Speakers Announced

    Following the opening of registration, we’re glad to announce Pamela Chestek, Christian Hergert and Matthias Kirschner as keynote speakers for GUADEC 2015. Pamela is the lawyer who worked with us during the trademark negotiations with Groupon. She is the principal of Chestek Legal in Raleigh, North Carolina, and counsels creative communities on open source, brand, […]

  • July 3, 2015 Donations within the EU are now handled through the Wau Holland Foundation

    The GNOME Foundation and the Wau Holland Foundation (Wau Holland Stiftung; WHS) have recently reached an agreement that will significantly improve the way donations to GNOME within the European Union (EU) are received and managed. Prior to signing this agreement, the GNOME Foundation was able to receive donations through many payment methods (including wires, checks, […]

  • July 2, 2015 West Coast Summit 2015 concludes

    After three intensive days, West Coast Summit 2015 has concluded in San Francisco. The summit gathered core GNOME contributors and Endless employees, as well as elementary OS contributors. Topics that were covered during the summit included: Application sandboxing and xdg-app Application development and Builder GTK+ and multi-touch App stores and AppStream Mutter (Screen rotation) Beside technical work […]

  • June 11, 2015 Students are busy improving GNOME this summer

    GNOME is once again participating as a mentoring organization in Google of Summer Code (GSoC), which provides stipends for students to work on Free Software projects over the summer. GSoC students will work on many improvements to GNOME, including: an image viewing widget for GTK+, additional event sources for GNOME Shell’s time and date menu […]

  • May 28, 2015 Goodbye Marco

    The GNOME project is sad to have learnt that Marco Pesenti Gritti recently passed away after a long fight with cancer. Marco made major contributions to GNOME, having been the original author of both the Epiphany (also known as “Web”) browser and Evince, the GNOME PDF reader. Besides his significant contributions and technical ability, Marco […]

  • May 15, 2015 Pictures from GNOME.Asia Summit 2015

    Last week GNOME.Asia Summit 2015 concluded in Depok, Indonesia. We now have a gallery with pictures from the Summit to share. Again, many thanks to everyone (including sponsors) who made the 2015 Summit possible! With pictures like these its easy to feel optimistic about GNOME’s future in Asia. Photo license note: CC BY-NC 2.0 by […]

  • May 10, 2015 GNOME.Asia Summit 2015 concludes

    After three intensive days the GNOME.Asia Summit 2015 have concluded in Depok, Indonesia. The 2015 Summit started off with a series of workshops with a focus on how to start contribute to GNOME. The second day included presentations about about Bug Triaging (Andre Klapper), Application Sandboxing (David King) and Using GStreamer in GNOME Apps (Nirbheek […]

  • May 7, 2015 GNOME.Asia Summit 2015 has started

    The 2015 Edition of the GNOME Asia Summit that is taking place in Depok, Indonesia started today. GNOME Asia Summit 2015 promises several days of learning, community building and fun. In addition to the many local speakers, several established contributers including Tobias Muller, David King and Ekaterina Gerasimova participate. The Summit covers a wide range of […]

  • March 25, 2015 GNOME 3.16 Released

    The GNOME project has released GNOME 3.16, the latest version of GNOME 3. The new version is the result of six months work, and includes 33,525 changes by 1043 authors. Speaking on behalf of the Release Team, Javier Jardón said: “It’s great to see the fantastic results of our hard work, and it goes without […]

  • GNOME 3.16 Released

    Orinda, CA– The GNOME Project is proud to announce the release of GNOME 3.16 today, the result of six months work, which includes 33,525 changes by 1043 authors. GNOME 3.16 brings a brand new notification system in response to the feedback of enthusiastic GNOME users. GNOME 3’s visuals have also received a refresh, and its […]