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Rootless XWayland Support Part Of KWin 5.3

Martin Gräßlin has shared some of his recently-landed work for the KWin 5.3 development cycle as it largely pertains to Wayland.
23 March 2015 - KWin 5.3 Wayland - 6 Comments

Here's Your Chance To Improve The KDE Plasma 5 Wallpaper

When recently covering how Kubuntu 15.04 is turning out quite well and a nice way to enjoy the latest KDE Plasma 5 experience, several Phoronix readers had commented about the "ugly" wallpaper. Well, now here's your chance to improve the situation.
12 March 2015 - Plasma 5.3 Wallpaper - 19 Comments

KDE Connect Gets A Bluetooth Backend

In light of the GNOME Nuntius announcement for delivering Android notifications to the GNOME desktop via Bluetooth, several Phoronix readers have pointed out that last week the KDE Connector project received a Bluetooth back-end.
10 March 2015 - KDE Connect - 19 Comments

KDE Telepathy Being Added To KDE Applications 15.04

The latest addition to KDE Applications 15.04 after Kdenlive was added is KDE Telepathy.
7 March 2015 - KDE Applications 15.04

KDE Makes More Progress On HiDPI Support

KDE developer David Edmundson has made some more progress with improving the high DPI display experience with KDE applications.
6 March 2015 - KDE High DPI - 21 Comments

Improved ODF Reading Support Comes To KDE's Calligra

For users of KDE's Calligra open-source work application suite, improvements to ODF file format reading have landed.
2 March 2015 - KDE Calligra ODF - 8 Comments

Kdenlive Ported To Qt5/KF5, Coming To KDE Applications 15.04

Last month there was a long overdue development update on Kdenlive, an open-source video editor associated with the KDE camp. Today comes more exciting news for anyone using this video editor on Linux.
1 March 2015 - Kdenlive - 4 Comments

Krita 2.9 Released, Their Biggest Release Ever

Krita 2.9 was released today and it's this open-source graphics program's biggest release yet. Krita 2.9 represents over eight months of work and with this release comes many new features.
25 February 2015 - Krita 2.9 - 26 Comments

XWayland Integration In The Works For KDE's KWin 5.3

KDE's KWin window manager maintainer Martin Gräßlin has been working recently on rootless XWayland server integration into KWin.
24 February 2015 - KWin 5.3 - 5 Comments

KDE Plasma 5.2.1 Released

The KDE community has today announced the first bug-fix release to Plasma 5.2.
24 February 2015 - KDE Plasma 5.2.1

KDE Touchpad Configuration Now Supports Libinput

With Libinput support being important not only for Wayland input but also is starting to be used for X11/X.Org input too, the KDE input configuration module now supports configuring libinput devices.
22 February 2015 - Libinput KDE - 1 Comment

Kdenlive KDE Video Editor Is Still Progressing

Last week after wondering the state of OpenShot 2.0, there was a long overdue update on OpenShot, a promising open-source video editor that hasn't seen a major release in years. Today there's an update to share on Kdenlive, the open-source KDE video editor.
16 February 2015 - Kdenlive - 10 Comments

KDE Frameworks 5.7 Brings Many Fixes, Supports NetworkManager 1.0, Etc

The KDE community has done a Valentine's weekend release of KDE Frameworks 5.7.0, the newest version of the add-on libraries used by KDE applications, KDE Plasma 5, and a growing number of other projects like LXQt.
15 February 2015 - KDE Frameworks 5.7.0 - 10 Comments

ownCloud Server 8 Released With Easier File Sync/Sharing

OwnCloud Server 8 has been released this morning and with it comes improved sharing and collaboration between clouds and other features.
9 February 2015 - OwnCloud 8 - 15 Comments

How KDE Plasma 5 Optionally Uses systemd

For those wondering how KDE Plasma 5 -- and other desktop environments -- have come to begin utilizing systemd,
3 February 2015 - Plasma 5 systemd - 43 Comments

digiKam 4.7.0 Released, Still Being Ported To Qt5/KF5

DigiKam Software Collection 4.7.0 was released today while this digital photography management software is still being ported to Qt5 and KDE Frameworks 5.
3 February 2015 - digiKam 4.7

Power Management Being Further Improved In KDE Plasma 5.3

KDE Plasma 5.2 was just released a few days ago but for power KDE Plasma 5.3 are already exciting features building up, including greater power management capabilities.
3 February 2015 - BlueDevil - 17 Comments

Now-Closed KDE Vulnerabilities Remind Us X11 Screen Locks / Screensavers Are Insecure

In addition to KDE Plasma 5.2 bringing many new features with today's release, it also addresses some security vulnerabilities concerning KDE's screen locker. Of course, to any longtime Phoronix readers following our frequent X11/X.Org coverage, this hardly comes as a surprise.
27 January 2015 - X11 Insecurities - 21 Comments

KDE Plasma 5.2 Officially Released

The KDE community officially released Plasma 5.2 this morning as the quarterly update to KDE's desktop shell powered by Qt5 and KDE Frameworks 5.
27 January 2015 - Plasma 5.2.0 - 17 Comments

KWin 5.3 To Have New Speed Optimizations

Martin Gräßlin has fixed some outstanding bugs and further tuned the performance of the KWin window manager for the KDE Plasma 5 stack.
21 January 2015 - KWin Tuning - 10 Comments

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