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Tux Machines (TM)-specific
KDE is delighted to announce its latest set of releases, providing major updates to KDE Plasma Workspaces, KDE Applications, and the KDE Platform. Version 4.8 provides many new features, and improved stability and performance.
KDE Plasma Workspaces 4.8 Gain Adaptive Power Management
The KDE Plasma Workspaces 4.8 Highlights for Plasma Workspaces include Kwin optimizations, the redesign of power management, and integration with Activities. The first QtQuick-based Plasma widgets have entered the default installation of Plasma Desktop, with more to follow in future releases. Read the complete Plasma Workspaces Announcement.
KDE Applications 4.8 Offer Faster, More Scalable File Management