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A Qt5 Opera-Inspired Browser To Ring In The New Year

Launching on 1 January 2014 to kick-off the new year is yet another open-source web-browser. What this latest open-source browser is about is having a new Qt5-based web-browser for power users that's inspired by the old Opera browser.

31 December 2013 - Otter Browser - 35 Comments
Qt For Tizen Keeps Pushing Ahead

While the release of Qt 5.2 is imminent and it features full support for Apple iOS and Google Android along side Qt's other mobile platform support, but missing from the party is Tizen support. Qt for Tizen is still in an alpha state but today they've put out their fifth development release.

10 December 2013 - Qt For Tizen Alpha 5 - Add A Comment
Qt 5.3 To Focus On Performance, Stability

While the Qt 5.1 and 5.2 updates brought a large number of new features to the Qt5 platform, the Qt 5.3 release is being planned as the next Qt tool-kit update more about improving performance and stability.

6 December 2013 - Qt 5.3 Tool-Kit - 6 Comments
Ubuntu 14.04 Looks Toward Qt 5.2, Qt Mir In 14.10

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
Qt 5.3 Might Depend On SSE2 CPUs

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
Qt For Tizen Update Does Qt 5.2 Alpha, Wayland Happy

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
Qt 5.2 Alpha Gets Love From Bluetooth, NFC, QML

As was expected to happen, Qt 5.2 Alpha 1 is now available for downloading. Qt 5.2 is set to introduce several new default modules, tidies up the Android and iOS support, has a new JavaScript engine for Qt QML, and there's a whole host of other changes for this leading open-source tool-kit.

30 September 2013 - Qt 5.2 Alpha - 7 Comments
Qt5-Based KDE KWin Enters Usable State

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
Qt Switching From WebKit To Chromium Engine

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
KDE's KWin Ported To Qt Quick 2

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
Qt 5.2 Planned For November Release, KF5 Features

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 - Add A Comment

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