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Manuel Rego 05/05/2014

Selection interaction in CSS Regions is now spec compliant

This post is a recap to summarize all the work we’ve been doing in Igalia during the last months related to selection in CSS Regions. Wrap-up Back in October 2013 my mate Javi explained the different problems we detected on how selection worked in...

Javier Fernández 30/04/2014

2014 Webkit Contributors Meeting

A few weeks ago, I had the opportunity to represent Igalia in the Webkit Contributors Meeting. It was hosted by Apple at their campus in Cupertino and, unlike what some Igalia’s fellows told me about, it wasn’t the huge event it used to be...

Alejandro Piñeiro 28/04/2014

GNOME 3.12.1 out: PDF accessibility progress

Welcome to a new “GNOME 3.12 is out blog post”, somewhat late because I wanted to focus on 3.12.1 instead of the usual 3.12.0, and because I was away for several days due to Easter holidays. As I said just after 3.10, Antía worked hard on...

Javier Muñoz 19/04/2014

Detecting and removing computer virus with OCaml

In the '90s, a lot of active exploration and research got done around self-replicating code with the aim of pushing software infection limits and crafting some proof of concept virus in PC platforms. In that period malware was primitive and simple, but...

Jacobo Aragunde 14/04/2014

Tales of LibreOffice interoperability: theme fonts

This is the first post in a series that explains the work that we’ve been doing lately in LibreOffice at Igalia, which hopefully will be part of the future 4.3 release. Document themes is one of the features of the … Continue reading →

Javier Fernández 11/04/2014

New shorthand properties for CSS Grid Layout

I’ve been working for a while already on the implementation of the CSS Grid Layout standard for the WebKit and Blink web engines. It’s a complex specification, indeed, like most of them, so I enjoyed a lot decrypting all the angles behind the...

Sergio Villar 31/03/2014

Adventures in the Grid

Hi there, fellow readers. Today I’m starting a mini-series of posts to talk a little bit about the work I’ve been lately doing at Igalia around WebKit and Blink web engines. I’ve been involved in the implementation of a new standard...

Jacobo Aragunde 25/03/2014

Document Freedom Day 2014 @ A Coruña

I’m honored to be invited to talk about LibreOffice project as part of the celebration of the Document Freedom Day at the University of Coruña. It’s being organized by GPUL and the other speakers will be Chema Casanova and Juan …...

Carlos García Campos 24/03/2014

WebKitGTK+ 2.4.0: the multiprocess made easy

Yes, we did it again, we have just released WebKitGTK+ 2.4.0, another major stable release with a lot of bug fixes, some new features and more complete API. Multiple Web Processes This is the most important new feature included in this release, and the...

Víctor Jáquez 24/03/2014

Munich

I spent a week in Munich. I went there for two reasons: to attend the Web & TV workshop organized by the W3C and to hack along with the gst-gang in the GStreamer Hackfest 2014. All these sponsored by Igalia, my company. I arrived to Munich on Tuesday...