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  1. Blog MovedRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | KDE Developers

    I've moved my developer blog to my vanity domain jriddell.org , which has hosted my personal blog since 1999 . Tags used are Planet KDE and Planet Ubuntu for the developer feeds.


  2. Kubuntu CI: the replacement for Project NeonRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 20 | KDE Developers

    Many years ago Ubuntu had a plan for Grumpy Groundhog , a version of Ubuntu which was made from daily packages of free software development versions. This never happened but Kubuntu has long provided Project Neon which used launchpad to build all of KDE Software Compilation and make weekly installable images.


  3. Qshutdown - An avanced shutdown toolRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 16 | UbuntuGeek

    It shows the time until the corresponding request is send to either the Gnome- or KDE-session-manager, to HAL or to DeviceKit and if none of these works the command 'sudo shutdown -P now' is used. This program may be useful for people who want to work with the computer only for a certain time.


  4. * Editorial: Thoughts on Systemd and the Freedom to Choose *Read the original story

    Wednesday Nov 5 | OSNews

    ... the open source community. People are always picking fights between the BSD license and the GPL, the GNOME desktop and KDE, the vi editor and Emacs. Wherever there are differences there will be people to argue over which option is better. Some ...


  5. KDERead the original story

    Saturday Nov 1 | Fsf.org

    Full description=KDE is an international free software community producing an integrated set of cross-platform applications. It is known for its Plasma Desktop, a desktop environment provided as the default working environment on many Linux distributions, such as openSUSE, Mageia and Kubuntu and is default desktop environment on PC-BSD, a BSD operating system.


  6. Kubuntu Vivid in Bright BlueRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 29 | KDE Developers

    ... our packaging in a kubuntu branch so hopefully it'll be easier to share updates. This place is a blogging platform for KDE contributors. It only hosts a fraction of KDE contributor's blogs. If you are interested in all of them please visit the ...


  7. Beyond the color pickersRead the original story

    Monday Oct 27 | KDE Developers

    ... but that's all. (Andy covered the color swatches topic, that's a clear improvement). The table as it's present in KDE apps and other apps, is global per your OS account, so context-less, as if it was designed in hurry. It comes from old Windows ...


  8. Discover the Power of KonquerorRead the original story

    Friday Oct 24 | Linux Today

    ... they're loyal to. In most cases, these applications correspond to the default setup of a Linux distribution. If you're a KDE user, you've probably heard of Konqueror. It's a powerful application that has been a part of KDE for years, but it's often ...


  9. Calculate Linux Provides Consistency by DesignRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | TechNewsWorld

    ... is characterized by two flavors with the same look and feel. That does not mean that the inherent functionality of the KDE and Xfce desktops are compromised. Rather, the Calculate Linux developers did what you seldom see within a Linux distribution ...


  10. openSUSE, ROSA, and Red HatRead the original story

    Oct 22, 2014 | OStatic

    ... He says there are fundamental changes afoot in the land of the head wear. Watson has been testing the GNOME and KDE version of the desktop image, but failed to mention its performance. Others have noted how nicely Fedora 21 is coming along though. ...


  11. DigiKam 4.4.0 Review & Ubuntu InstallationRead the original story

    Oct 20, 2014 | Linux Today

    It has s been a while since I had a look at DigiKam, and even though I'm not much into using a specialized application for organizing and keeping track of photos, I decided to have a look at the state of this popular and feature-complete photo manager for KDE.


  12. KDE Releases Plasma 5.1Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Slashdot

    Quoting the release announcement: KDE Plasma 5.1 sports a wide variety of improvements, leading to greater stability, better performance and new and improved features. Thanks to the feedback of the community, KDE developers were able to package a large number of fixes and enhancements into this release, among which more complete and higher quality artwork following the new-in-5.0 Breeze style, re-addition of popular features such as the Icon Tasks taskswitcher and improved stability and performance.


  13. Ubuntu's Linux Scheduler or Why Baloo Might be Slowing Your System in 14.04Read the original story

    Oct 15, 2014 | KDE Developers

    ... last week I was pointed to a problem where Baloo was causing a user's system to run slow. Baloo is the new indexer from KDE and will store all your files in a way you can easily search for them and was a faster replacement for Nepomuk. Baloo has ...


  14. KDE Frameworks 5.3.0 released with many fixesRead the original story

    Oct 8, 2014 | Linux Today

    The 5.3.0 release includes fixes and enhancements to 21 components and modules of KDE Frameworks including KArchive, KConfig, KCoreAddon, KIO, KNotifications, KTextEditor, KWindowSystem.


  15. Eric4 and Eric5 Python IDE UpdatedRead the original story

    Oct 6, 2014 | Linux Today

    Eric is a Python integrated development environment with rich features, coming in two variants: Eric4, which will use Python 2, and Eric5, using Python 3. Eric is written in Qt and thus fits well in a KDE environment.


  16. [TORRENT] chakra-2014.09-euler-x86_64.isoRead the original story

    Sep 30, 2014 | LinuxTracker

    Chakra is a GNU/Linux distribution with an emphasis on KDE and Qt that focuses on simplicity from a technical standpoint and cutting-edge software, bringing the latest technologies to you, the user.


  17. GNOME Again, GNOME Again, Jiggety JigRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 | TechNewsWorld

    ... the lines of, 'I've already ditched Debian because of Systemd' or, at best, 'It's OK as long as I can still install KDE,' so this move is a bit perplexing," he concluded. "It's like Debian is trying to alienate the people who made it what it is ...


  18. KDERead the original story

    Sep 26, 2014 | Fsf.org

    It is known for its Plasma Desktop, a desktop environment provided as the default working environment on many Linux distributions, such as openSUSE, Mageia and Kubuntu and is default desktop environment on PC-BSD, a BSD operating system. KDE manages over 6 million lines of code.


  19. 2.8.6 a ' 2.9 a ' 3.0 a ' ...Read the original story

    Sep 25, 2014 | KDE Developers

    ... regretting afterwards they didn't join the Akademy too but I trust that will improve next year :) I met many great old KDE friends. I had good time chatting with openSUSE's Bruno Friedmann, unbelievably dedicated to both the distro and KDE. I met ...


  20. SymphonyOS Review, Debian's Desktop, and Fedora 21 AlphaRead the original story

    Sep 23, 2014 | OStatic

    ... Alpha and make sure things are working." The announcement outlines some of the new features of Fedora 21 Alpha including KDE 4.14, GNOME 3.14, and Mate 1.8. Mr. Phoronix, Michael Larabel, took the alpha for a spin today and said , "It's great. ...