FEB
7
2001

Multihead Support in KDE 2.1

Bradley T Hughes has implemented multihead support for KDE 2.1, and is currently commiting the code. This is one fine feature masquerading as a bugfix but which should make a lot of people with multiple monitors quite happy.

FEB
7
2001

KDE@OSDEM.fr, BlackAdder Demo, BiDi in Qt 3.x

From El Moustico, a quick article in French sums up the KDE technology overview given by David Faure at OSDEM.

FEB
7
2001

On a Kollision Kourse

There's a very complimentary article about KDE 2.1 on LinuxToday AU. From the article: "They certainly don't mess around on planet KDE. This week saw the release of the second beta of KDE 2.1 - a major upgrade which adds a huge number of improvements to this impressive, must-have software". You can read the full story
here.

FEB
6
2001

Impressions from Linux Expo Paris and OSDEM Bruxelles

All-around KDE guru David Faure (website) recently attended the Linux Expo in Paris and subsequently the OSDEM developer meeting in Brussels. Below he gives us his very interesting impressions of the events, especially how they relate to our favorite desktop.

 

Linux Expo Paris

FEB
6
2001

New Mailing List for KDE Promotion

A new mailing list has been launched for KDE'rs interested in KDE advocacy and promotion. Possible discussion/action items range from writing articles about KDE for the dot, to handing out CDs in computer science centers at universities, to writing stories or reviews. This forum is for brain-storming ideas and bringing them to fruition.

FEB
5
2001

People of KDE: Rinse de Vries

Rinse de Vries is a Dutch cook. He's also the leader of the team which translates the KDE interface to Dutch. He's this week's guest of Tink in the People behind KDE series of interviews. You might have noticed the last time that Tink focused on KDE buddies working on translations. And for a good reason.

FEB
3
2001

Qt 2.2.4 Is Out

TrollTech announced today the release of Qt 2.2.4. It is billed as a bugfix release (ChangeLog, Download). Happy compiling!

FEB
2
2001

Multimedia: The Noatun Development Handbook

As you might know, Noatun (with a Kaiman module) is the new KDE 2.1 multimedia player. Noatun supports plugins on a very deep level, and a rich API allows large amount of control of the entire
application. A new document is now available with developer information on writing playlists, user interfaces, visualizations, and even coffee-makers for Noatun. ;-) Also available, an API reference.

FEB
2
2001

$200 Brazillian Net PC to run Linux and KDE

As announced by Pimenta da Veiga, minister of

FEB
1
2001

Trolltech, IBM and KDE to Demo Voice-Control

Trolltech, IBM (NYSE:IBM - news), and KDE have teamed up at LinuxWorld Expo in New York and are demonstrating IBM's ViaVoice speech-recognition technology running on Qt and KDE. With ViaVoice integrated into Qt/KDE, it will be possible to control Qt/KDE desktop applications with speech input -- from launching applications to menu selections to text entry.

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