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After some delays, the Qt 5.2 RC1 release happened this morning and with it is the first release candidate as well to the Qt Creator integrated development environment.
29 November 2013 - Qt Update
Ubuntu 13.10 shipped with Qt 5.0 instead of Qt 5.1, since while it was available for months prior there were some "unfixed regressions" in the newer tool-kit release. With Qt 5.2 being right around the corner, Canonical is looking to switch to the newer open-source tool-kit release if there isn't as much fallout.
20 November 2013 - Qt 5.2 - 81 Comments
Another delay has hit the Qt 5.2 release as developers are still landing fixes for the release candidate that was supposed to be released tomorrow.
18 November 2013 - Qt 5.2 RC1 Delay
Accretion is a file browser written in QML for the modern Linux desktop that's written against Qt 5.2 and KDE Frameworks 5.
14 November 2013 - Accretion - 29 Comments
Thiago Macieira of Intel is coordinating a proposal to enable SSE2 by default for the 32-bit builds of the Qt tool-kit beginning with the Qt 5.3 release. This likely change is due to the V4 JIT engine generating floating-point math for Qt's QML only using SSE x86 registers.
11 November 2013 - Qt 5.3 - 55 Comments
The Phonon Qt Multimedia Solution developed within the KDE camp for a multi-platform multimedia sound framework now prefers VLC on the back-end over using GStreamer.
5 November 2013 - Qt Multimedia - 26 Comments
KDAB has provided an update regarding the current state of the Qt tool-kit on Google's Android mobile platform and plans they already have in the works for Qt 5.3.
26 October 2013 - Qt Android
Qt 5.2 has been in alpha since the end of September but now Digia has announced the beta release of the Qt 5.2 tool-kit.
23 October 2013 - Qt 5.2 - 10 Comments
The latest high-profile open-source project jumping ship from the GTK+ tool-kit and migrating to Qt is the Wireshark network analyzer.
17 October 2013 - Wireshark - 68 Comments
The open-source project aiming to bring the Qt tool-kit to the mobile Tizen Linux platform has now graduated to being a 1.0 Alpha 4 candidate. With this new development release, Qt for Tizen is powered by the latest Qt 5.2 Alpha build.
10 October 2013 - Qt For Tizen 1.0 - 34 Comments
30 September 2013 - Qt 5.2 Alpha - 7 Comments
Digia is hoping to make available the first Qt 5.2 alpha build next Monday.
27 September 2013 - Qt 5.2
The VLC 2.1.0 open-source cross-platform media player is now available for download.
25 September 2013 - VLC 2.1.0 - 18 Comments
The next-generation KDE KWin window manager for KDE Frameworks 5 and using the Qt 5.x tool-kit is quickly entering a usable state and can now handle "dogfeeding" by its developers.
13 September 2013 - KDE KWin - 6 Comments
Digia developers working on the Qt tool-kit have decided they will switch from using the WebKit browser engine to instead using Google's "Blink" engine fork for Chromium. The new Qt web rendering engine will be called Qt WebEngine.
12 September 2013 - Qt WebEngine - 5 Comments
Qt 5.2, which is expected for release in November or December, will feature a new Qt Quick Scene Graph Renderer.
3 September 2013 - Qt 5.2 - 3 Comments
Qt 5.2 is expected to be released before the end of the year and Digia is hoping one of the features will be initial support for Microsoft WinRT.
28 August 2013 - Win RT - 36 Comments
Martin Gräßlin, the German KWin window manager maintainer for KDE, is making good progress in porting the code-base for KDE Frameworks 5 compatibility.
15 August 2013 - KDE Frameworks 5 - 2 Comments
With the Qt 5.1 release being one month behind us, Lars Knoll at Digia has begun announcing some of his Qt 5.2 plans. This next update to the Qt5 platform is expected to officially arrive in November and with it will come new features, including for the enablement of KDE Frameworks 5.
14 August 2013 - Qt 5.2 Planning
The Qt for Tizen open-source project to bring the tool-kit to the open-source Tizen operating system is gaining ground and is now up to its third release.
13 August 2013 - Qt Tizen Alpha 3
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