GNOME 3.16 is the latest version of GNOME 3 and is the result of six months' work by the GNOME project.
It includes major new features, as well as a large number of smaller improvements and enhancements. The release incorporates 33525 changes, made by approximately 1043 contributors. New features and improvements being introduced in GNOME 3.16 include:
The lists of updated modules and changes are available here:
core - https://download.gnome.org/core/3.16/3.16.1/NEWS
apps - https://download.gnome.org/apps/3.16/3.16.1/NEWS
The source packages are available here:
core - https://download.gnome.org/core/3.16/3.16.1/sources/
apps - https://download.gnome.org/apps/3.16/3.16.1/sources/