MAY
15
2005

KStars Donates Prize Money to KDE

Earlier this year KStars won the QtForum.org programming contest. Well the KStars developers decided the best thing to do with their money was to donate it to KDE. The US$1500 prize money is one of the largest donations to KDE e.V. to date.

MAY
7
2005

DesktopLinux.com: KDE Increases Its Dominance

In the 2004 Desktop Linux Market survey (concluded in January 2005), 3841 DesktopLinux.com readers weighed in with their choices for amongst others Linux distributions, email clients and web browsers. Particularly interesting are the result of the windowing environments poll: in just a year, KDE grew from 44% to 61%. Congratulations to the KDE team for such amazing results.

APR
26
2005

Hai Ti Comic Teaches KDE

Today's copy of Namibian newspaper The Namibian comes with a computer education comic featuring KDE. Named Hai Ti ("Listen up!" in the Oshiwambo language), the comic features the super-hero like SchoolNet project showing student and teachers their KDE desktop.

APR
16
2005

KDE Receives USENIX STUG Award

On Tuesday at the USENIX Annual Technical Conference, KDE founder Matthias Ettrich was awarded the Software Tools User Group award, shared jointly with Miguel de Icaza of GNOME. The award is in recognition of the impressive work of the Unix desktop projects over the last 9 years.

APR
9
2005

No KDE CVS-Digest for April 8, 2005

Week after week since November 2002, Derek Kite has been posting the KDE CVS-Digest without fail. This week, due to technical issues beyond Derek's control, there will be no digest. KDE CVS-Digest is the longest running and one of the most appreciated KDE development reports in the KDE community.

MAR
31
2005

ReallyLinux.com: Linux Makes Granny Cry

ReallyLinux.com's resident Granny has posted a short list of her favorite KDE applications.

MAR
4
2005

Success Story: KDE for Science

How do 250 scientists spend their coffee break at a scientific conference? They use KDE! There was a scientific conference, the Tübinger Perception
Conference 2005 (TWK)
at the end of February. Many scientists from all over the world joined to take part in the symposia and the poster sessions. Because many scientists are addicted to their e-mail, the organizers installed an Internet Corner with 3 KDE Terminals.

FEB
8
2005

LinuxQuestions.org: Members Choice Award Winners 2004 Announced

LinuxQuestions.org

announced

this week the results of their annual Members Choice Awards.
Just like in
previous
years KDE proved once
more to be the most popular desktop environment. In the individual categories KDE applications made a strong presence as well.

JAN
30
2005

KDE Edu Applications Strike in Qt Contest

Today QtForum.org, a site dedicated to Qt development discussions, presented the winners of the QtForum.org programming contest award, sponsored by Trolltech. The contest selected the best educational software written with the Qt libraries, and these two

JAN
15
2005

LinuxQuestions.org Members Choice Awards Open for Voting

LinuxQuestions.org has opened voting for their 2004 Members Choice Awards, make sure you vote for your favourite applications. Various KDE and related applications are in the nominations including Kopete, amaroK, KDevelop, Konqueror and of course KDE itself.

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