Road to GNOME 3.14

GNOME 3.14 is the latest Gnome update and is scheduled to be released later this month and its expected to bring in a whole new set of features, and improvements, including bug fixes since the last release. Though Gnome 3.14 release notes is yet to be released, Allan Day – GNOME user experience designer, has shared a sneak preview of what is in stock with this release:

  • The most noticeable feature is the new “swarm” animation effect when launching applications
  • GNOME’s Photos app has been improved upon, now Gnome photos will now pick up your Google photos, with support for images uploaded with Picasa, Android, or posted on Google+
  • Adwaita has been written and this includes around 8,000 lines of CSS reduced to about 3,300 lines. This is primarily intended to improve the maintainability of the theme
  • Other noticeable changes includes, Progress bars have got thinner, Spinners look different and much better, Switches are a bit different
  • The spinners have been enhanced and the HiDPI support has been improved

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