Open SourceThe day before the release of GNOME 3.8 was released stable release of a  multi-platform toolkit for creating graphical user interfaces – GTK + 3.8.0.

GTK + 3.8 is fully backward compatible with previous releases of GTK + series 3.x.

The composition toolkit includes a complete set of widgets, GTK + allows to use for projects at various levels and sizes. GTK + code developed within the GNU Project and is licensed under the LGPL, which allows you to use GTK +, not only for the development of free software, but also to create proprietary applications not requiring manufacturers Closed, royalty payments or purchase a special license. Since then, as GTK + has been developed as part of GIMP, toolkit is used in various projects, for example, GTK + is the basis of desktop environments GNOME and Xfce or used in products such as Firefox and OpenOffice / LibreOffice. Continue reading