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Manuel Rego 31/03/2015

Web Engines Hackfest 2015: Save the dates!

This is a short note to announce the dates of the Web Engines Hackfest 2015, that will happen next winter at Igalia Headquearters in A Coruña (Spain), from Monday, 7th December, to Wednesday, 9th December. After all the great work and collaboration...

Carlos García Campos 23/03/2015

WebKitGTK+ 2.8.0

We are excited and proud of announcing WebKitGTK+ 2.8.0, your favorite web rendering engine, now faster, even more stable and with a bunch of new features and improvements. Gestures Touch support is one the most important features missing since WebKitGTK+...

Víctor Jáquez 18/03/2015

GStreamer Hackfest 2015

Last weekend was the GStreamer Hackfest in Staines, UK, in the Samsung’s premises, who also sponsored the dinners and the lunches. Special thanks to Luis de Bethencourt, the almighty organizer! My main purpose was to sip one or two pints with the...

Jacobo Aragunde 17/03/2015

Creating new document providers in LibreOffice for Android

We recently completed our tasks for The Document Foundation regarding the Android document browser; nonetheless, we had a pending topic regarding the documentation of our work: write and publish a guide to extend the cloud storage integration. This blog...

Michael Catanzaro 12/03/2015

Stop using RC4

A follow up of my previous post: in response to my letter, NIST is going to increase the CVSS score of CVE-2013-2566 (RC4) to match CVE-2011-3389 (BEAST). Yay! In other news, WebKitGTK+ 2.8 has full support for RFC 7465. That’s a fancy way of...

Javier Fernández 09/03/2015

Content Distribution in CSS Grid Layout

It’s been a while since Igalia and Bloomberg started to implement the Box Alignment specification for the CSS Grid Layout model. Some weeks ago we accomplished an important milestone of our roadmap landing in Blink trunk the last patches...

Iago Toral 06/03/2015

An introduction to Mesa’s GLSL compiler (II)

Recap My previous post served as an initial look into Mesa’s GLSL compiler, where we discussed the Mesa IR, which is a core aspect of the compiler. In this post I’ll introduce another relevant aspect: IR lowering. IR lowering There are...

Samuel Iglesias 06/03/2015

My FOSDEM 2015 talk’s slides and video

As I said in a previous post, this year I attended FOSDEM to give talk about how to test our OpenGL drivers with Free Software. The slides are available online and the video recording has been recently released. Last but not least, I would like to...

Jacobo Aragunde 05/03/2015

New features in LibreOffice for Android document browser

The Document Foundation recently assigned one of the packages of the Android tender to Igalia; in particular, the one about cloud storage and email sharing. Our proposal comprised the following tasks: Integrate the “share” feature of the...

Michael Catanzaro 04/03/2015

Security and Privacy Roadmap for Epiphany and WebKitGTK+

I’ve laid out some informal thoughts on where we should be heading with regards to new security and privacy features in Epiphany. It’s in the form of a list of features we really ought to have. (That is, it’s a wishlist.) Most of these...