Networking support within the KDE Plasma desktop environment will soon be improved thanks to some major work within its NetworkManager applet.
A new KDE Plasma NetworkManager applet has been in the process of being developed. Right now basic wired and wireless connections are working along with other basic functionality. This NetworkManager applet is being developed within QML and some parts for C++.
For those wishing to find out new details on this new KDE Plasma NetworkManager applet, read this blog post or check out the embedded video below.