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  1. Building on new pillars: Activities and KPeople in Plasma 5.3Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | KDE Developers

    ... part of this is handled through Activities; dealing in people data, however, is facilitated by a recent addition to KDE Frameworks 5 : KPeople. The KPeople framework allows applications (including the shell) to retrieve lists of people and ...

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  2. Cross PlatformityRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Fading Memories

    ... Linux on other platforms. Calligra, or rather KOffice, as it was called when it started out, was created to be a native KDE application. Integrated with the KDE desktop environment, using all the features that KDE offers, ranging from inter-process ...

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  3. Evolving KDERead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Fading Memories

    Paul and Lydia have blogged about how KDE should and could evolve. KDE as a whole is big, diverse, sprawling thing.

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  4. 8 Linux file managers to tryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Red Hat Magazine

    ... this on my systems. Except for Midnight Commander, the colors are managed in the "Application Appearance" section of the KDE System Settings application and are not configurable within the applications themselves. Like most Linux distributions, ...

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  5. KaOS 2015.04 is here -- Download the KDE-focused Linux distro nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | BetaNews

    ... operating systems. KaOS is one of those quality operating systems. It is a wonderful Linux distribution that focuses on KDE. Quite frankly, if you are a KDE purist, this should be on your radar. To cerebrate the two-year anniversary of the distro, ...

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  6. Top 5: 'Kool' DE still worthy of name, Docker, and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Red Hat Magazine

    ... he gave this week. David Both, one of our writers on all things Linux, tells us that the open source desktop environment KDE originally stood for Kool (with a K) Desktop Environment. Though more forgotten these days, David gives use 9 solid reasons ...

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  7. SuperX OS Greases the Classic Linux WheelRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | TechNewsWorld

    ... SuperX is a relatively new distro developed by Libresoft. Based on Ubuntu and Debian, it adds a highly customized KDE desktop environment. Version 3.0 -- dubbed "Grace" after computing pioneer Grace Hopper -- was released March 23. Version releases ...

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  8. KDE Plasma 5.3 Beta Released with 350 Bug FixesRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | OStatic

    The KDE project today announced the release of KDE Plasma 5.3 Beta. It comes with lots of improvements as well as "big steps towards Wayland support."

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  9. 9 reasons to use KDERead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Linux Today

    KDE originally stood for Kool Desktop Environment, but is now known by many as the K Desktop Environment.

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  10. [TORRENT] PClinuxOS32-Trinity-Big-Daddy-2015.04Read the original story

    Monday Apr 13 | LinuxTracker

    ... below, Fixed lx-restore-mbr so now it displays manu.lst in kwrite instead of bypassing that section, took out rest of KDE that I could find (maybe some bits in there for compatabilty reasons) UPDATED as to 04-12-15 Highlighted Applications: Common ...

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  11. KDE Frameworks 5.9.0 Officially Released with Plasma Framework ImprovementsRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 11 | Linux Today

    Prominent features of KDE Frameworks 5.9.0 include a new module called ModemManagerQt, a Qt wrapper for the ModemManager API, a plugin that can be used to register events for notifications from KRecentDocument, Qt 5.5 support for KBookmarks, and smoother animations for KMessageWidget.

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  12. Calligra 3.0 Is Being Ported to Qt 5 and KDE Frameworks 5, Here's How it Looks LikeRead the original story

    Friday Apr 10 | Linux Today

    While Calligra developers will be working hard to port the office suite to KDE Frameworks 5 and Qt 5, no new features will be added to any of the included components.

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  13. [TORRENT] Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 8 | LinuxTracker

    present_arms Trinity is a fork of KDE 3.5 and it runs at blistering speed, boot from boot splash (grub) to login is 5 seconds or less in an installed vbox session. Features are TDE desktop ...

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  14. Ubuntu-based Open Source Linux Mint Tests KDE VersionRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Sys-Con Media

    The Ireland-based Linux Mint team has produced the first release candidate of its next version, Linux Mint 2.2 KDE Edition Beta 020. Code-named "Bianca," it uses the KDE 3.5.6 desktop for the first time, running on a 2.6.17-10 kernel, the team said.

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  15. Report: ApplicationsRead the original story

    Mar 21, 2015 | MacInTouch

    ... the Unix compatibility disagreements. Kexi is part of the Calligra suite. Calligra is the successor to Koffice in KDE. There hasn't been a version of Koffice or Calligra in Fink for several years (since KDE3 got impossible to maintain). However, I ...

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  16. PyKDE Future: Seeking a New MaintainerRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 29 | KDE Developers

    ... how PyKDE5 works and is updated. It should give you an idea of the task at hand. 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 ...

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  17. The 9 best distros for KDE's Plasma desktopRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | ITworld

    Plasma is one of the most advanced desktop environments and these distros offer a great 'out-of-the-box' Plasma experience. While it's possible to install 'KDE' software and Plasma desktop on most Linux based distributions, I have picked the distros which offer Plasma as their default desktop environment.

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  18. Seven killer Linux apps that will change how you workRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | ITworld

    ... you need Guake , a drop-down command terminal for Gnome desktops. Install it, press the default F12 key and voila! Using KDE? Check out Yakuake . GTK+? You want Tilda . All of these tools are free and open source. If you do any graphics work you ...

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  19. Q4OS Is a Bare-Bones Business ToolRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | LinuxInsider

    Q4OS is intended to be more than a community-supported general purpose Linux distro. The Trinity desktop provides a lightweight KDE environment and the Q4OS platform shows strong potential for business use.

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  20. Seven killer Linux apps that will change how you workRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Network World

    ... you need Guake , a drop-down command terminal for Gnome desktops. Install it, press the default F12 key and voila! Using KDE? Check out Yakuake . GTK+? You want Tilda . All of these tools are free and open source. If you do any graphics work you ...

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