Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 2nd Apr 2009 16:12 UTC, submitted by Rahul
Gnome Only a few days ago, we ran an article on the future of KDE and GNOME, and which of the two had the brighter future based on their developmental processes. Barely has that discussion ended, or the GNOME engineering team comes with a pretty daunting plan to introduce a fairly massive reworking of the GNOME interface for GNOME 3.0 (2.30). Read on for the details.
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lindkvis
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2006-11-21

... and the desktop zooms out so the entire desktop fits within the overlay. When you select something from the activities menu, or press it again, the overlay closes and the desktop zooms back out to full screen.

This doesn't really come across well in either the screenshot or the text.

Personally I think it is a neat way of exploiting the new graphic capabilities to do something useful.

Since this is a prototype, however, it is very unlikely to look exactly like the screenshot when finished.

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