The first beta release of KDE SC 4.9 is now available.
The key features as said by the KDE developers are:
- More deeply integrated Activities
- Improvements in Plasma and KWin thanks to QtQuick components
- Performance and stability improvements all over the place
Much greater information on this first beta release of KDE 4.9 is available from the press release
. KDE SC 4.9 will be officially released in August.