GNOME Journal: The Un-Scary Screwdriverview story

http://gnomejournal.org – Cathy Malmrose gives a glimpse into a project where seven year old girls build desktops with Ubuntu for their grandparents. (Software)

GNOME Journal: Telepathy, Empathy and Mission Control 5 in GNOME 2.28view story

http://gnomejournal.org – For many people, Telepathy is just an incredibly complex specification for implementing instant messaging clients. The truth is though, Telepathy is so much more. Telepathy allows programs on the desktop to use what we think of as Communications as a Service. (Software)

GNOME Journal: Where are they now? The Participants of the 2006 Women's Summer Outreach Programview story

http://gnomejournal.org – As the GNOME Project gears up to kick off a new Outreach Program for Women (OPW), Marina Zhurakhinskaya and Hanna Wallach look back at the Women’s Summer Outreach Program (WSOP) from 2006. Marina follows up with the participants to see what they learned and how OPW can benefit from past experience. (Software)

Commit Digest: Issue 59view story

http://blogs.gnome.org – This week… 1637 commits, in 179 projects, by 248 happy hackers (and 285 were translation commits). (Software)

Banshee: Banshee 1.5.2 Releasedview story

http://banshee-project.org – Banshee 1.5.2, aka 1.6 beta 3, was released with several new features and many fixes, including an iTunes importer, improved accessibility, reading/writing of playcounts and ratings, and more supported devices. Get it now! (Software)

GNOME Foundation: Stormy’s Update: October 11th-November 20thview story

http://blogs.gnome.org – Not as much detail as normal as I’m covering a much longer time frame … I’ll be returning to weekly updates now. (Software)

Development: GNOME 2.29.2 Released!view story

http://permalink.gmane.org – GNOME 2.29.2 Development Release ================================ So, here's the second development release of GNOME 2.29/2.30 development cycle. I was a bit lazy so this release is a couple hours late. (Software)

Development: New module decisions for 2.30view story

http://permalink.gmane.org – Hi, The release team met last week to eat some ice cream, chat about who will be the villain(s) in the next Batman movie and play some football (or soccer if you're living in a country where there's another football game ;-)). (Software)

Gtk2Hs: Writing concurrent programs.view story

http://haskell.org – A note of caution: Using Gtk2Hs together with the -threaded ghc is currently not supported. The reason is that GHC’s garbage collector might free Xlib or Win32 objects using an OS thread different to the one that is used to execute all other Gtk+ functions. The result will be a program that occasionally fails with an Xlib error or a crash on Windows. We are working on fixing this. (Software)

Metacity: Future directions of Cowbellview story

http://blogs.gnome.org – Future directions. Here’s where Cowbell is going next: (Software)