GNOME 3.8 Released – See What's New [Video, Screenshots]

GNOME 3.8 has been released today, the new version bringing many new features and enhancements, including a new application view and overhauled window layout for GNOME Shell, new setting panels for privacy, search and notifications and of course, many updates to the core GNOME apps like Web (Epiphany), Boxes, Documents and more.Let’s take a look at what’s new!GNOME 3.8 videoBelow you can watch a video with some of the changes / new features in GNOME 3.8 (with GNOME Shell):(direct video link; for more videos, subscribe to our YouTube channel)GNOME Shell / GNOME Settings 3.8 changesWith GNOME 3.8, the Activities Overview has got many changes:a new applications view with frequently used and all apps and a new feature called AppFolders that has replaced the old categoriesan overhauled window layout with bigger thumbnails; window thumbnails are also scaled to reflect the size of the actual windows;the Message Tray now lets you clear all notifications by right clicking on the tray and choosing “Clear Notifications”the search view has been overhauled and it can include results from any application and is configurable via GNOME Settings. For instance Files, Contacts, Boxes and Documents can provide their own search results;new input methods OSD switcher.New applications viewAppFoldersClear

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