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Kubuntu Developers Planning Improvements For 16.04 Xenial

While Jonathan Riddell stepped down as the Kubuntu release manager immediately following the Kubuntu 15.10 release and Kubuntu's post-15.10 future was portrayed as uncertain, the developers still with the project are focusing on making a great 16.04 "Xenial Xerus" release.

4 November 2015 - Kubuntu 16.04 LTS - Add A Comment
KDE Pulled In Around $162k USD Last Year

KDE e.V. yesterday released their last quarterly report to end out 2014, which offer a look at their finances for the past year. I've also taken the liberty to do a cursory comparison against the GNOME Foundation's finances for 2014.

27 October 2015 - KDE Report - 16 Comments
KDevelop 5.0 Enters Beta With Qt5/KF5 Port

The first beta of KDevelop 5.0 is now available. This huge update comes after more than a year of hard work and its code-base has been ported over to using Qt5 and KDE Frameworks 5.

27 October 2015 - KDevelop 5.0 - 4 Comments
Kubuntu's Release Manager Calls It Quits

After Jonathan Riddell lost his leadership roles relating to Ubuntu, the future of Kubuntu became quite vague for after Kubuntu 15.10. Riddell has announced now that he's leaving Kubuntu.

23 October 2015 - Jonathan Riddell - 44 Comments
Is KDE 5 Stable? It's Complex

Last week was the much-viewed blog post asking whether KDE 5 is stable enough for normal users. There were lots of responses in our forums and elsewhere. Now, KWin developer Martin Gräßlin has come out with a blog post with a rebuttal to some of the complaints regarding KDE 5.

19 October 2015 - KDE 5 Stability - 63 Comments
KDE Developer Asks: Is KDE 5 Stable Enough For Normal Users?

KDE contributor Björn Ruberg has written a blog post that he says isn't aimed as a rant but rather expressing concerns about the quality of the current KDE desktop (Plasma 5 + KDE Frameworks 5) and the issues he's experienced when running "KDE 5" on Fedora 22.

15 October 2015 - KDE 5 Unstable? - 64 Comments
Krita 3.0 Nearing Reality With Port To Qt5/KF5

Boudewijn Rempt has written a blog post today announcing that the Krita team is "done porting!" and "technically" finished with bringing the Krita drawing program to Qt5 and KDE Frameworks 5.

24 September 2015 - Krita 3.0 - 7 Comments
KDE's Breeze Icons Are Finished

KDE's Breeze icon package is finished in the sense that every Oxygen icon from their repository has been made available within Breeze.

15 September 2015 - KDE Breeze - 12 Comments

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