- Amarok now supports direct download of Jamendo albums instead of downloading via BitTorrent; the download is now far more reliable, and on-the-fly transcoding to other formats is possible
- Kate Vim support adds a new extension: interactive sed replace when the 'c' flag is used when also using the emulated command bar
- Marble adds overlay rendering support
- Digikam adds Multi-core support for Metadata Synchronizer tool
- Calligra adds an API for writing ODF that is generated from the ODF RNG file
- Much activity in KDE Frameworks: adjustment of ThumbnailItems to QtQuick2, a new program which takes a .desktop file and writes out a .json file from it and more.