KDE News Archives
KDE Version Of Linux Mint 17.1 Released

In late November was when the MATE and Cinnamon editions of Linux Mint 17.1 were released while today finally marks the official availability of the KDE spin of Linux Mint 17.1 Rebecca.

8 January 2015 - Linux Mint 17.1 - 2 Comments
KDE's Krita Loses Its Main Backer

Since 2007 there has been KO GmbH as a support and software service company built around KOffice/Calligra in their belief that the software was "getting ready for the big time", but seven years later the situation is not so good and KO GmbH is no longer handling Krita.

18 December 2014 - KO Gmbh - 8 Comments
KWayland Server Component Coming For KDE Plasma 5.2

KWayland was introduced last month with the KDE Plasma 5.1 release but it lacked the server-side code. With the upcoming release of Plasma 5.2, that will change with the server component to KWayland having been merged.

28 November 2014 - KWayland::Server - Add A Comment
KDE Frameworks 5.4 Officially Released

The latest monthly update to the KDE Frameworks libraries are now available. KDE Frameworks 5.4 continues adding on new functionality and fixes to these KDE add-on components used to form the next-generation KDE desktop experience.

6 November 2014 - KF5.4 - 19 Comments
KDE Developers Come Up With DWD Window Decoration Concept

Yesterday there were "what if" articles about KDE using client-side decorations and Windows 10 components. On a serious note today, the same KDE parties involved, have proposed Dynamic Window Decorations (DWD) as an alternative/hybrid to client-side and server-side decorations.

26 October 2014 - CSD/SSD - 30 Comments
KDE With Theoretical Client-Side Decorations, Windows 10 Influence

KDE contributor and graphics designer Ken Vermette has penned an interesting series of KDE "What if..." articles where he talks about (and has some visual mock-ups) about what KDE might look like with client-side decorations along and separately if KDE were to use Windows 10 design components.

25 October 2014 - CSDs - 32 Comments
Slackware Developer Not Happy With KDE5 Development

Eric Hameleers of the Slackware project isn't happy right now with how the modularized KDE Frameworks 5 with Plasma 5 development is going and for the time being will not be making "KDE5" packages for Slackware.

15 October 2014 - KDE Frameworks 5 - 23 Comments
KDE Releases Plasma 5.1

As the first update to Plasma 5, the KDE community has today officially announced the release of Plasma 5.1.

15 October 2014 - Plasma 5.1 - 3 Comments

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