I highly recommend anyone getting started with GTK/GNOME app development starts with GTK4 at this point. GTK4 performs better, makes it easier to make custom widgets, and simplifies a lot of things that were more complex before.

If you start with GTK4, you also won't need to worry about porting later :)

Cool new open source tool trending on Hacker News:

"Starboard - The shareable in-browser notebook. It brings cell-by-cell notebooks to the browser, no code is running on the backend"

starboard.gg/

And they opened up their web stats too! plausible.io/starboard.gg

KDE has migrated to GitLab! Most projects are now hosted on KDE's own GitLab instance located at

invent.kde.org/public/

Read more about how it went and what it means for you at

dot.kde.org/2020/06/30/kdes-gi

Here's GitLab's blog post with more details on the move:

about.gitlab.com/blog/2020/06/

"sexual selection on male aggressive performance has played a role in the evolution of the human musculoskeletal system and the evolution of sexual dimorphism in hominins"

jeb.biologists.org/content/223

"or, as the microbiologist Bruce Levin described it, the ‘shit happens’ hypothesis"

Coincidental killers
aeon.co/essays/when-bacteria-k

"one often hears the complaint that physical sciences are “cold” and “inhuman” exactly because they are less permeated by than, say, or the or "

Our Attitude Toward Proves We Still Think We’re Special
pocket.co/xdR6gR?cta=1&src=ph

"Charity creates a multitude of sins."

Why Doing Good Makes It Easier to Be Bad
pocket.co/xdqReJ?cta=1&src=ph

"Swiss scientist Conrad Gessner worried about hand-held information device causing “confusing and harmful” consequences. That was 1565. He was talking about books."

How Bad is Tech Use for Kids, Really?
pocket.co/xdJlhz?cta=1&src=ph

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