The latest release of the GNOME desktop environment, version 42, is just around the corner. As it’s jam-packed full of enhancements to the visual experience and default apps, we’ll dive into everything that it offers, and explore the foundation it sets for years to come.

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Video Chapters:
0:00 Introduction
0:46 System-wide dark theme style
2:41 Dynamic light / dark theme wallpapers
3:26 Other theme improvements
4:24 Settings improvements (and Multitasking page)
6:26 New Text Editor app (replacing gedit)
10:11 New Screenshot app
11:57 Other minor improvements (performance and visual enhancements)
13:08 Release date & conclusion