MAY
29
2008

Quickies: Fedora Review, Edu, 3D PDF, Beautiful Akonadi

Red Hat Magazine has a review of KDE 4 on the new Fedora 9. *** Linux Journal takes a look at Marble which recently gained OpenStreetMap support.

MAR
25
2008

Kate Developer Sprint Next Month

In April there will be a Kate Developer Sprint, similar to previous sprints for Decibel, Akonadi, KDevelop and others.

DEC
16
2007

Quickies: Eee PC, KDE Reviews, PyKDE Tutorial, New Qt

OCT
29
2007

Quickies: Radio Amarok, 12 KDE Tips, Asus' KDE Laptop, PyQt4 Book

The Radio Amarok Team is looking for a new design, and they have decided to leave it up to you on how it should look. *** Bruce Byfield, of Datamation has written a several page article titled, 12 Tips for KDE Users. Bruce covers the KDE Printer Dialogue to using Klipper and configuring virtual desktops.

AUG
16
2007

Quickies: Amarok 1.4.7, MEPIS KDE 4, Desktop Survey, Lugradio Talk

Amarok 1.4.7 was released with improved collection backend, new streams, altered icon and bugfixes. *** The annual Desktoplinux.org Survey is under way. *** MEPIS released a KDE 4 Beta 1 live DVD using packages from Kubuntu.

AUG
3
2007

Quickies: Awards to Enter, Magnatune Hires Amarok Developer, and an Old Interview from the Time Machine

A few quickies again this week: the 4th Trophées du Libre (International Free Software Awards) contest is open. Please consider submitting your favourite KDE applications since the award is some €3000 in each category. Also new this week: Nikolaj Hald Nielsen has announced that he is being hired full time to work on Amarok, courtesy of the Magnatune music store. (Don't worry, this doesn't exclude support for other music stores).

JUL
24
2007

Quickies: KDE e.V. Presidential Address, KHTML and WebKit, Qt4 Book, KDE4 on Mac Visuals

A number of KDE related news stories are floating about the interweb today, so here's a quick round-up. Aaron Seigo writes his KDE e.V. Presidential Address on his blog in an effort to force the e.V. to be more transparent about their activities.

FEB
20
2007

Quickies: Dev Wiki, Sonnet, Jambi, Scientific Analysis and CSS Compliance

DEC
10
2006

Quickies: Birmingham, Releases, Turkish Magazine, LightScribe and K3b

Birmingham City Council released a case study for their open source desktop trial. Buried in the 67 page document is the reason for choosing KDE: quick to configure and the bouncing launch feedback cursor. *** For developers Trolltech released Qt 4.2.2 and Kitware released CMake 2.4.5.

AUG
29
2006

Quickies: Okular, Desktop Survey, Krusader, Presidential Wedding

Ten days ago we got the first snapshot of KDE4. If you already played a bit with it, now you can continue discovering more interesting things playing with the unstable package of Okular, a universal document viewer for KDE4 based on the KPDF code.

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