Launch GTK Apps in Your Web Browser; No, Really!

GTK Broadway DemoHey, psssst. Want to see something wild? Operating systems that run GTK+ 3.2 (part of GNOME 3.0) can have applications launch in a web browser, thanks to HTML5's gdk "broadway" backend. A demo of this miracle is attached below. What does this mean for all of us? Well, an OS like Chrome OS — built [...]

AirPlay Arrives on Linux, Totem Media Player to Be Exact

Totem AirPlay PluginIt was just a matter of time. Totem, the default GNOME media player that ships on distributions like Fedora, openSUSE, Ubuntu, etc., now has a new, unofficial AirPlay plugin called "totem-plugin-airplay" that will allow iOS device owners to zap content to their Linux-based PCs for playback as if it were an Apple TV. Setup is actually [...]