GTK3 really steps up the ability to give apps great visual design. Widgets can be more articulated with multi-stop gradients, multiple classes, fine-grained control over several states and more. But one unexplored area that GTK3 also provides for is really great typography.
elementary has been known for its focus on design and ease of use; that’s the primary reason people are so attracted to our apps and OS. Lately, there’s been a stricter focus on also innovating while still keeping that excellent design and improving ease of use. We’re finding more ways to give users the best experience in elementary.
I had the chance to sit down and chat with the lead Maya developer, Maxwell Barvian, about himself, Maya, and some other developer bits regarding elementary. He covers what he's been up to, what's coming in Maya, and teases some awesome features.