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KDE's Discover Snap Support Is Maturing Too

While KDE Discover's Flatpak support was declared "production ready", that isn't the only app sandboxing tech they are working on: their Ubuntu Snap support is also coming together nicely.

17 January 2018 - Discover Snap - 12 Comments
You Can Experiment With KDE 2.2.2 & Qt2 This Christmas

If you find yourself with some extra time this holiday season and want to dive into a classic codebase on your modern Linux desktop, KDE developer Helio Castro has been working on his porting skills by porting KDE 2.2.2 and Qt2 to work on modern Linux systems.

24 December 2017 - KDE2 Porting - 14 Comments
You Can Now Easily Send/Receive SMS Messages From The KDE Desktop

A long-standing KDE initiative that hasn't received as much attention as it deserves is KDE Connect for allowing KDE to interface with other devices -- namely smartphones -- for being able to display phone notifications on your desktop and more. A new KDE Plasmoid makes it easy now to send/receive SMS text messages.

9 December 2017 - KDE Connect SMS - 28 Comments
KDE's Goals For The Next 3~4 Years

Since this year's KDE Akademy conference, KDE developers have been plotting their vision for the next few years and recently wrapped up voting on what should be their three main goals to focus on over the next few years.

27 November 2017 - KDE Goals - 26 Comments
KDE Server Decoration Protocol Proposed For Wayland-Protocols

Yesterday the GTK tool-kit added support for KDE's server-side decorations on Wayland to be used when client-side decorations are not active. Now it's been proposed adding the KDE Server Decoration Protocol to the upstream Wayland-Protocols repository.

27 October 2017 - Wayland-Protocols - 26 Comments

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