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

    Thursday Mar 19 | 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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  2. Q4OS Is a Bare-Bones Business ToolRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | 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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  3. Seven killer Linux apps that will change how you workRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | 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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  4. Release of KDE Frameworks 5.8.0Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Linux Today

    KDE Frameworks are 60 addon libraries to Qt which provide a wide variety of commonly needed functionality in mature, peer reviewed and well tested libraries with friendly licensing terms. For an introduction see the Frameworks 5.0 release announcement .

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  5. KDE President Lydia Pintscher on the Role of a Nonprofit in Open Source DevelopmentRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 12 | Linux Today

    KDE is among the biggest open source projects which continues to innovate and evolve with the changing times. Often we have seen this particular community create technologies ahead of its time which were later adopted by other projects.

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  6. Fedora 22 reaches Alpha -- Linux fans, download it nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | BetaNews

    ... load the vanilla GNOME version (my suggestion) here . If you prefer the alternative desktop environments (spins) such as KDE, Xfce or Mate, you can get them here .

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  7. KexiRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | Fsf.org

    http://calligra.org/kexi Kexi is a visual database application builder tool by KDE , designed to fill the gap between spreadsheets and database solutions requiring more sophisticated development. Kexi can be used for designing and implementing ...

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  8. Ubuntu Developments and GNOME SightingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | OStatic

    ... Michael Larabel today declared Kubuntu 15.04 is "turning out quite nice." He tested the beta to get a look at the latest KDE Frameworks 5.7 and Plasma 5.2.1 desktop and said, "Simply put, Kubuntu and the latest KDE experience is doing quite well." ...

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  9. The 8 best desktop environments for LinuxRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | ITworld

    ... The notification implementation of Unity is downright annoying. Unlike Mac OS X (which probably inspired the idea) or KDE, a user can't take any action on notifications. The bubble stays there, blocking the view and you can't open the task the ...

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  10. Has modern Linux lost its way?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | The ChangeLog

    ... with a small but annoying issue in jessie: None of Nautilus, Thunar, or digikam (yes, that represents Gnome, XFCE, and KDE) can mount USB drives I plug in anymore. I just get "Not authorized to perform operation." I can, of course, still One jessie ...

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  11. LQ Members Choice Award Winners AnnouncedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | OStatic

    ... with second placer Openbox earned 13.12% or 53 votes. Desktop environments is a smaller field containing entries such as KDE, GNOME Shell, Cinnamon, Unity, and Xfce. KDE again pulled ahead, but not by a landslide. KDE earned 33.57% or 187 votes with ...

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  12. A new year and a whole lot of stuffRead the original story

    Jan 25, 2015 | KDE Developers

    ... installation experience after seeing Fedora 18 and the horror of installation, I jumped in and have helped since. As for KDE, I'm waiting for Plasma 5.x to be officially released before I look at moving any of my code over (if it's still ...

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  13. digiKam Quick Tip: Transfer Photos from digiKam Directly to a Mobile DeviceRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2015 | Linux Today

    Provided that you use KDE, you can push photos from digiKam directly to a mobile device that supports the MTP protocol using the KioImportExport Kipi plugin.

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  14. Manjaro KDE Plasma 5 0.9.0-pre1 edition releasedRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2015 | Linux Today

    Manjaro would like to present our first public release version of Manjaro KDE Plasma 5 Desktop to its users to test with our new Qt5/python3 based installer named Calamares. With this new release of Plasma 5 KDE is providing a visually updated core desktop experience that is easy to use and familiar to the user.

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  15. The Free Educational Software GCompris Comes To AndroidRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 | Slashdot

    ... a single code base, took the hard decision to fully rewrite it in Qt Quick. The new version is now developed under the KDE community umbrella. After one year of work, a first release has been shipped on the Android play store . Continuing on its ...

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  16. Improving KDE's support for KoreanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | KDE Developers

    ... Konversation, I've been hacking away on bugs that pose barriers to the use of the Korean language and writing system in KDE/Qt systems lately (I took up studying Korean as a new hobby last year). As a bonus, many fixes also tend to help out users of ...

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  17. The Gorilla and the GibbonRead the original story

    Jan 17, 2015 | Fading Memories

    ... a 3D model in your painting, and we've already made two Summer of Code students attempt just that.) Port to Qt and KDE Frameworks 5. In many respects, a waste of time, since it won't bring us anything of actual use to our users, but it has to be ...

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  18. New TODO application that blocks distractions while you workRead the original story

    Jan 11, 2015 | KDE Developers

    ... KMail and 2 gchat notifications were blocked and one facebook attempt was killed. 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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  19. Release of KDE Frameworks 5.6.0Read the original story

    Jan 11, 2015 | Linux Today

    KDE Frameworks are 60 addon libraries to Qt which provide a wide variety of commonly needed functionality in mature, peer reviewed and well tested libraries with friendly licensing terms.

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  20. Project Activity in Bug ReportsRead the original story

    Jan 6, 2015 | Fading Memories

    ... that can show the top X projects with open bugs for certain periods. Krita never is in the default top 20, because other KDE projects always have more open bugs. But let's take the top 100 of KDE projects with open bugs sort the data a bit and then ...

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