3.28 Release Party

Last Saturday we celebrated the release of GNOME 3.28. It was a bit late, but happened nonetheless! And even cooler than that: this was not the only Release Party around! Isaac Ferreira also organized a successful one in Recife, Pernambuco! GNOME is getting some traction in Brazil again - stay tuned 😉

3.24 Release Party in São Paulo

(English version after the Portuguese one) Fala galera! Nesse sábado, dia 15 / abril, teremos uma festinha de lançamento do GNOME 3.24! Sei que está um pouco atrasado, mas é melhor ter uma festa do que nenhuma 🙂 O local: Taverna Medieval, na Vila Mariana. Além de ser um lugar muito divertido (poucos lugares tem hamburgeres … Continue reading 3.24 Release Party in São Paulo

About internet comments and agressive communication

These days, an online magazine I follow wrote about a topic I love researching. I saw some fallacious, poisonous comments and inadvertedly tried to reason with the individual that wrote those things. Worst thing I could possibly have done. Of course it didn't work out. Of course the individual tried to use every single mean … Continue reading About internet comments and agressive communication

GNOME Calendar and Drag n’ Drop

One of the most intuitive ways to interact with an application is reproducing what we do in real life. Applications try to shorten the learning curve by using metaphores of real world objects. We all know what GNOME Calendar is: a virtual calendar application. As such, using real-life calendars as a reference for it's UI … Continue reading GNOME Calendar and Drag n’ Drop

Writing a plugin for GNOME To Do – Introduction

I'm starting a small series of posts describing a general how-to on writing plugins for GNOME To Do. The good news: GNOME To Do has a very small API and it's very easy to build plugins. Note: I'll show examples in Python 3, since this might lower the barrier for contributors and it's a language … Continue reading Writing a plugin for GNOME To Do – Introduction