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Plasma Media Center 1.1 Goes Into Beta

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Published on 01 August 2013 02:44 PM EDT
Written by Michael Larabel in KDE
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Plasma Media Center 1.1, the second release to this KDE multimedia project providing a nice shell for multimedia needs, is now available in beta form. Plasma Media Center 1.1 is set to bring several new features to this KDE component for music and video playback.

Among the new features for Plasma Media Center 1.1 is complete keyboard/remote-like keys support, better keyboard navigation in the music mode, more details are displayed in the playlist, YouTube search support, PMC association support, playlist shuffling, and several major bug-fixes.

More details on this new KDE PMC 1.1 Beta release can be found via this blog post. Embedded below is a video of Plasma Media Center 1.1.


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