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Gnome 3.6 Applications!

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Note that the following is not a list of all applications that can run under Gnome, but only a list with the officially Gnome recognized apps. The changelogs are not precise nor complete, as only main/most important changes are cited.

Gnome Applications

Abiword Version 2.8.6 / Svn / Homepage
AbiWord is a free and open source software word processor.
  • Abiword’s latest stable release was made available before Gnome 3.4, so there are no changes for this application.

Accersiser Version 3.6.0 / Git / Homepage
Accerciser is an interactive Python accessibility explorer for the GNOME desktop.
  • Add a trailing underscore to identifiers which are Python keywords
  • Lots of bug fixes
  • New and updated translations

Banshee Version 2.6 (coming soon) / Git / Homepage
Play and organize your media collection
  • DVD Playback support (with DVD menus support)
  • Several Improvements to the alternative UI – Muinshee
  • Probably a lot of bug fixes

Deja Dup Version 24.0 / LaunchPad / Homepage
Déjà Dup is a simple backup tool. It hides the complexity of doing backups the Right Way (encrypted, off-site, and regular) and uses duplicity as the backend.
  • Better verification of restore ability
  • Many new and updated translations
  • A few default settings changes

F-Spot Version 2.8.6 / Git / Homepage
F-Spot is a full-featured personal photo management application for the GNOME desktop.
  • F-Spot’s latest stable release was made available before Gnome 3.4, so there are no changes for this application.

gThumb Version 3.1.1 / Git / Homepage
gThumb is an image viewer and browser for the GNOME Desktop. It also includes an importer tool for transferring photos from cameras.
  • Added ability to load and save WebP images
  • Added a gmenu
  • Various improvements in image editing tools

Gimp Version 2.8 / Git / Homepage
GIMP is the GNU Image Manipulation Program.
  • Improvements in the user interface design and options
  • Lots of bug fixes
  • New and more enriched tools and plugin sets

Gnome Documents Version 2.8 / Git / Homepage
Documents is a document manager application designed to work with GNOME 3.
  • Add a find as you type implementation for Preview mode
  • Add a Search button on the toolbar
  • Add Rotate and Zoom options in Preview
  • Some fixes and translation updates
  • Switch to overview on Alt+Left/Backspace
  • Toggle fullscreen in preview with F11

Gnome Tweak Tool Version 3.5.5 / Git / Homepage
A tool to customize advanced GNOME 3 options.
  • Fixes for various extensions incompatibility issues
  • Can configure extension preferences

Gnote Version 3.5 / Git / Homepage
Gnote is a port of Tomboy to C++. It is the same note taking application, including most of the add-ins.
  • Updated documentation and translations
  • Some bug fixes
  • Migrated to libsecret, droped dependency on libgnome-keyring

Gnumeric Version 1.11.6 / Git / Homepage
The Gnome Office Spreadsheet
  • Better ODF support
  • Various bug fixes
  • Add support for introspection
  • Improve handling of various expressions

Inkscape Version / LaunchPad / Homepage
Inkscape is an SVG-based graphics editor featuring alpha blending, node editing, SVG to PNG export, and more.

Devhelp Version 3.6.0 / Git / Homepage
API documentation browser.
  • Bug fixes and translation updates

Glade Version 3.14 / Git / Homepage
Glade is a RAD tool to enable quick & easy development of user interfaces for the GTK+ toolkit and the GNOME desktop environment.
  • Many cleanups and bug fixes
  • Various useful implementations

Simple Scan Version 3.6.0 / LaunchPad
A really easy way to scan both documents and photos. You can crop out the bad parts of a photo and rotate it if it is the wrong way round. You can print your scans, export them to pdf, or save them in a range of image formats.
  • Fixed various bugs that caused the application to crash
  • Show progress dialog when saving files

Anjuta Version 3.5.91 / Git / Homepage
Anjuta DevStudio is a versatile software development studio featuring a number of advanced programming facilities including project management, application wizard, interactive debugger, source editor, version control, GUI designer, profiler and many more tools.
  • New interface implementation
  • Translation updates
  • Bug fixes

Cheese Version 3.6.0 / Git / Homepage
Take photos and videos with your webcam, with fun graphical effects

Ekiga Version 4.0 (coming soon) / Git / Homepage
Ekiga is an open source SoftPhone, Video Conferencing and Instant Messenger application over the Internet.
  • Major overhaul of the main window
  • Account security improvements
  • Many bug fixes
  • Improve assistant

Evolution Version 3.6.0 / Git / Homepage
Evolution provides integrated mail, addressbook and calendaring functionality to users of the GNOME desktop.
  • Evolution now uses WebKit/GTK+ instead of GtkHtml to display emails,
    contacts, tasks and memos
  • Tons of bug fixes
  • Various mail formatter and highlighter improvements
  • Better backup-restore
  • Improvements to user documentation

File Roller Version 3.6.0 / Git / Homepage
File Roller is an archive manager for the GNOME desktop environment,
  • Added a gmenu
  • Improvements in progress dialog
  • Enabled interactive search in the file list
  • Use system notifications

Gedit Version 3.6.0 / Git / Homepage
gedit is the official text editor of the GNOME desktop environment.
  • Improvements in snippets plugin
  • Use autoreconf instead gnome-autogen
  • Many bug fixes and translation updates

Gnome Boxes Version 3.6.0 / Git / Homepage
A simple GNOME 3 application to access remote or virtual systems.
  • Big overhaul of the UI code to make the UI look and feel a lot more like the design and fix many small issues
  • Assign best possible CPU configuration to VMs
  • Tons of bug fixes
  • Add search feature, both inside Boxes and in GNOME Shell

Gnome Games Version 4.0 (coming soon) / Git / Homepage
GNOME Games is a collection of fifteen small “five-minute” games in a variety of styles and genres for the GNOME desktop.
  • Stop using obsolete libraries
  • Lots of small fixes
  • The high score dialogs got a date field
  • Many games got a gmenu

Gnome Network Tool Version 3.2.0 / Git
Graphical front-ends to various networking command-line.
  • Net tool’s latest stable release was made available before Gnome 3.4, so there are no changes for this application.

Orca Version / Git / Homepage
Screen reader for individuals who are blind or visually impaired
  • LibreOffice Writer documents are now fully readable and navigable via the braille display
  • Make WebKitGtk content fully braille scrollable without having to use caret navigation
  • Migration to Python 3
  • Lots of bug fixes

Rhythmbox Version 2.97 / Git / Homepage
Music playback and management application.
  • New more compact header layout, including album art
  • Better buffering of network streams
  • New podcast subscription interface
  • Lots of bug fixes

Seahorse Version 3.6.0 / Git / Homepage
A password and encryption key manager.
  • Translation updates and bug fixes
  • Port to new documentation infrastructure

Shotwell Version 0.13 / Yorba / Homepage
A popular photo organizer for the GNOME desktop.
  • Publish Photos to Tumblr
  • Automatic Regeneration of Missing Thumbnails
  • Remove Sensitive Data from Photos Before Publishing
  • Bug fixes and Translation Updates

Sound Juicer Version 3.5 / Git / Homepage
A lean and friendly audio CD extractor for GNOME.
  • Port to GStreamer 1.0
  • Remove use of some deprecated APIs
  • Various bug fixes and translation updates

Tomboy Version 1.12.0 / Git / Homepage
Take notes, link ideas, and stay organized.
  • Some translation updates and performance fixes

Vinagre Version 3.6.0 / Git / Homepage
Remote desktop viewer.
  • Updated translations and documentations

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  • Juanjo Marin

    Orca 3.7 is the branch of the migration to Python 3 for GNOME 3.8 , because GNOME will eventually switch to Python 3 in the next cycle. Apart from that, orca brings all the features you mention.