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[bookmark=https://twitter.com/gnome/status/1306240534617366528]We're excited to announce the official release of GNOME 3.38 "Orbis"! After months of work from the GNOME Community, this release brings many new features and improvements. It also brings us a new release video!

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Looking forward to trying it out.



[bookmark=https://twitter.com/hadessuk/status/1304119216019247104]New blog post: power-profiles-daemon: new project announcement [/bookmark]



Feel like I need to do bikesheeding here:

Instead of "Performance", call that mode "Ludicrous speed", as everybody always wants max performance, unless when on battery.

And change "Power Saver" to "Sacrifice things I normally love to make the battery last a bit longer".

;-)
[bookmark=https://twitter.com/hadessuk/status/1304119216019247104]New blog post: power-profiles-daemon: new project announcement [/bookmark]



[bookmark=https://twitter.com/gnome/status/1304026837304172547]Battery Bench allows you to record actions on your computer and see their impact on the battery. This @GSoC, Jose Francisco Lorenzo Hernández has been working on making it functional with Wayland.

Check out their work by reading their final report! [/bookmark]



[bookmark=https://twitter.com/FreedesktopSdk/status/1300515871950090242]😀Good news everyone! freedesktop-sdk 20.08 has been released! You can view the latest changes here: gitlab.com/freedesktop-sd…

The runtime is available via flathub/@FlatpakApps, so get upgrading and testing!

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[bookmark=https://twitter.com/cfkschaller/status/1300482678559584260]Fedora Workstation on Lenovo now available for sale! Read all the details and future Fedora Workstation plans in my latest blog post:
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First Lenovo laptop with Fedora now available on the web!
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"[…] What is blocking # 3 release? […] GTK+3 port […] the GtkAction→GAction port is the big last thing […] Wayland support (Linux-only) […]"
#GIMP



[bookmark=https://twitter.com/pdp7/status/1300163852903030787]I enjoyed learning more about how my desktop graphics work in this @linuxplumbers session by Georges Basile Stavracas Neto: A Look Inside Mutter / GNOME Shell
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YouTube: LPC 2020 - Application Ecosystem MC (Linux Plumbers Conference)

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[bookmark=https://twitter.com/gnome/status/1300070771600109568]Kavan Mevada, @gsoc intern, re-wrote our Sound Recorder application! Using our design team's mockups, Kavan brought the application up to date with the HIG. Check out the completely remodeled interface, including the brand new waveform, and much more: [/bookmark]



[bookmark=https://twitter.com/gnome/status/1299342218868805634]Talks from Alexander Larsson, @gnomealex, and Georges Stavracas are coming up at 14:00 and 14:45 UTC @linuxplumbers! View both on the conference live stream: [/bookmark]



[bookmark=https://twitter.com/gnome/status/1299013804882194432]Alexander Larsson, @gnomealex, a software engineer with over 20 years of experience developing platform technologies such as Flatpak, will be speaking @linuxplumbers. Check out his talk Aug 28, 14:00 UTC and learn about how Flatpak implements sandboxing. [/bookmark]



[bookmark=https://twitter.com/gnome/status/1299044011903049728]Georges Stavracas, maintainer of GNOME Shell, Mutter, and much more, will be talking about Mutter @linuxplumbers. Get a good grasp on how GNOME displays windows and what's planned for the future by attending his talk Aug 28, 14:45 UTC! [/bookmark]



[bookmark=https://twitter.com/federicomena/status/1296820020786298880]The Guardian article on what is happening to @behdadesfahbod - [/bookmark]



[bookmark=https://twitter.com/behdadesfahbod/status/1295326945178054659]If you read one thing from me, please be this

medium.com/@behdadesfahbo… [/bookmark]



[bookmark=https://twitter.com/Sesivany/status/1293521068313972736]And in the same period of time # for Linux had 43912 downloads of LibreOffice 7.0, 10% of all downloads from the official download page for all platforms (Win, macOS, Linux). That's not bad, not bad at all.
@FlatpakApps FTW![/bookmark]




[bookmark=https://twitter.com/felipeborges/status/1291300664828624896]New blog post: Identifying Operating Systems in @BoxesGNOME feborg.es/identifying-os…

Screenshot of the new page on the GNOME Boxes 3.38 VM creation assistant that allows users to pick an operating system for image files that haven't been detected by Boxes (libosinfo).
Identifying Operating Systems in GNOME Boxes
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[bookmark=https://twitter.com/gnome/status/1289520497642754049]Missed out on #? Our videos have now started to be published on YouTube - check them out! [/bookmark]



[bookmark=https://twitter.com/GTKtoolkit/status/1289180806670217216]GTK 3.99 is out!
GTK 3.99
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