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GNOME 3′s new theme lands & Mutter gets ace

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A new default GTK and Metacity* theme for Gnome 3 landed in the Gnome Shell git a few days back. Called Adwaita it looks very similar to the design mock-ups displayed at GUADEC earlier this year.

The design – which is still a work in progress I hasten to add – adds a modern, light and clean feel to the Gnome 3 desktop.

Mutter effects

Also relatively new are changes to the Mutter compositing environment – and these I cannot speak highly enough of.

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