1. Computers
  2. Display Drivers
  3. Graphics Cards
  4. Memory
  5. Motherboards
  6. Processors
  7. Software
  8. Storage
  9. Operating Systems


Facebook RSS Twitter Twitter Google Plus


Phoronix Test Suite

OpenBenchmarking.org

KDE News Archives

Kubuntu 15.04 Will Use KDE's Plasma 5 By Default

Kubuntu's Jonathan Riddell has shared that "Kubuntu Vivid", a.k.a. Ubuntu 15.05 for the Vivid Vervet, will use Plasma 5 by default.
29 October 2014 - Plasma 5 - 50 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

KDE's KWin On Wayland Begins Using Libinput

Martin Gräßlin has shared that as of today the libinput support has been integrated into KDE's KWin Wayland code.
20 October 2014 - KWin libinput - 6 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

KDE Frameworks 5.3 Brings Many Small But Notable Fixes

The third monthly point release to the KDE Frameworks 5 stack is now available.
7 October 2014 - KF5.3

The Maui Project Switches To KDE Frameworks 5

The Maui Project that's been focusing on a Wayland desktop, their own Wayland compositor, and other tasks has decided to adopt the KDE Frameworks 5.
4 October 2014 - Maui KF5 - 8 Comments

KDE Plasma 5.1 Now In Beta

The beta for KDE Plasma 5's second release is now available ahead of its planned launch in October.
30 September 2014 - Plasma 5.1 - 30 Comments

KDE Applications 14.12 Release Schedule Published

KDE Applications 14.12 has a release date.
25 September 2014 - KDE Applications 14.12 - 13 Comments

KDE Frameworks 5.2.0 Released

On Friday the second update to KDE Frameworks 5 was released.
14 September 2014 - KF5.2 - 1 Comment

KDevelop 4.7 Has Changes For Cross-Compiling, Bzr Support & More

Developers behind the KDevelop integrated development environment have released their final major update prior to focusing their resources on KDevelop 5 that will be built atop Qt5 and KDE Frameworks 5.
13 September 2014 - KDevelop 4.7 - 4 Comments

Plasma Active Is Mostly Ported To KDE Frameworks 5

With this year's Google Summer of Code over, Antonis Tsiapaliokas shared a status update concerning the state of KDE's Plasma Active being ported to KF5.
27 August 2014 - KF5 Plasma Active - 4 Comments

KDE's KWin On Wayland Is Progressing For 5.1 Release

Martin Gräßlin shared that work on KDE's KWin window manager for supporting Wayland is back to happening at full-speed.
25 August 2014 - KWin 5.1 - 25 Comments

KDE Software Compilation 4.14 Released

The KDE Applications stack has been updated for KDE 4.,14 while the Plasma Workspaces and Development Platform are transitioning to Plasma 5 and Frameworks 5.
20 August 2014 - KDE 4.14

KDE's Konqueror Is In Need Of A New Maintainer

KDE's Konqueror web-browser is in need of a new maintainer and for some love to port it to Qt5 and KDE Frameworks 5.
17 August 2014 - Konqueror - 41 Comments

KDE Ships First Update To Frameworks 5

KDE has shipped their first update to KDE Frameworks 5.
7 August 2014 - KF5 - 7 Comments

KDE 4.14 Release Candidate Ships

The first release candidate to the upcoming KDE 4.14 release has shipped.
31 July 2014 - KDE 4.14 RC

KDE 4.14 Beta 3 Released

While not incorporating Plasma 5 and KDE Frameworks 5 (coming later this year will be a 4/5 mix release), the third beta to KDE 4.14 is now available.
26 July 2014 - KDE 4.14

KDE Developers Continue Working Toward Wayland Support

KDE's Sebastian Kügler has provided an update regarding KDE Frameworks 5 and Plasma 5 support for Wayland as an alternative to running on an X11/X.Org Server.
25 July 2014 - KDE Wayland - 7 Comments

420 KDE news articles published on Phoronix.
3
Latest Articles & Reviews
  1. Turning A Basement Into A Big Linux Server Room
  2. NVIDIA's $1000+ GeForce GTX TITAN X Delivers Maximum Linux Performance
  3. OS X 10.10 vs. Ubuntu 15.04 vs. Fedora 21 Tests: Linux Sweeps The Board
  4. The New Place Where Linux Code Is Constantly Being Benchmarked
  5. 18-GPU NVIDIA/AMD Linux Comparison Of BioShock: Infinite
  6. Phoronix Test Suite 5.6 Adds New Phoromatic Enterprise Benchmarking Features
Latest Linux News
  1. Mesa's Android Support Is Currently In Bad Shape
  2. Wayland's Weston Terminal Can Now Be Minimized
  3. Phoronix - Working Towards Faster Page Loads
  4. Improved OpenCL Support For Blender's Cycles Renderer
  5. Mesa 10.5.2 Packs In A Handful Of Fixes
  6. More Fedora/Ubuntu Linux vs. OS X OpenGL Benchmarks
  7. Intel Adds Mesa IR To NIR Translator & Makes Other NIR Improvements
  8. HAMMER2 Gets A Man Page
  9. Kodi 14.2 Released To End Out The "XBMC" 14.x Series
  10. Debian 8.0 Jessie RC2 Installer Released
Most Viewed News This Week
  1. Introducing The Library Operating System For Linux
  2. Allwinner Continues Jerking Around The Open-Source Community
  3. AMD Is Hiring Two More Open-Source Linux GPU Driver Developers
  4. Open-Source Driver Fans Will Love NVIDIA's New OpenGL Demo
  5. Systemd Change Allows For Stateless Systems With Tmpfs
  6. GNOME Shell & Mutter 3.16.0 Released
  7. GNOME 3.16 Released: It's Their Best Release Yet
  8. GNU Nano 2.4.0 Brings Complete Undo System, Linter Support & More