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KDE via Kubuntu v13.04 – My First Thoughts

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pensivepenguin.com: I moved to Kubuntu early Sunday morning, and it was not without a few minor perils. I wanted a clean install, thus formatting /home was a must. I was coming from Linux Mint 14 XFCE to Kubuntu 13.04 which of course uses KDE as the default desktop manager. I really didn’t want any cross contamination in /home nor did I want to dual-boot. It was all in or nothing.

KDE vs GNOME: Settings, Apps, Widgets

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datamation.com: When it comes to desktop environments, choosing the one that's right for you can be a deeply personal matter. In this article, I'll look into the differences between two of the most popular Linux desktop environments – Gnome and KDE. I’ll explore what each desktop environment offers, comparing their strengths and weaknesses.

A Look At Some KDE 4.12 Features

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  • A Look At Some KDE 4.12 Features
  • Install HideMyAss VPN In Linux
  • Make the Most Out of Google Play Music on Ubuntu
  • Improving tables of contents in LibreOffice
  • State of Drupal presentation (September 2013)
  • Bonus: An index, and the method behind the madness
  • Surf Safely with sshuttle
  • We Have Mir & Wayland, But There Still Could Be X12
  • Changing the GNOME 3.10 lock screen art
  • The X.Org Foundation and the 501(c)(3) status
  • Linux SNMP MIB Browser

The not-so-unchanging desktop

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  • The not-so-unchanging desktop
  • KDE Ships September Updates to 4.11
  • Ten years of working on Krita
  • A Few Notes from LibreOffice Conference 2013
  • MariaDB Foundation achivements 2012-12 - 2013-09
  • Nitro: A Capable To-Do app for Mac & Linux You’ve Never Heard Of

How Desktop Grid brought back SystemSettings

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  • How Desktop Grid brought back SystemSettings
  • GNOME 3.10 Gets an Overhaul: Top 10 New Features
  • Mozilla working on a second-screen solution for Firefox
  • New: Clones Array tool for Krita
  • Conky – An Extremely Customizable And Lightweight System Monitoring Tool
  • Cheatsheets for Command-Line Tools
  • Why Not ‘Click to Play’ Flash?
  • GNOME "Flashback" Released, GNOME Panel 3.8
  • GNOME Gets A Log Viewer For Systemd's Journal
  • How to Install Viber in Linux (Ubuntu)
  • concalc: A much simpler calculator
  • LibreOffice Marketing Workshop Milano 2013 – an overview

10 reasons why you should try Krusader

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techrepublic.com: Find out 10 reasons why you should try Krusader, a twin-pane file manager that might be faster than Dolphin on older computers or just a better match for your computing habits.

Enlightenment E18 Updated Against Wayland

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  • Enlightenment E18 Updated Against Wayland Changes
  • More Exciting Developments in KDE this Week
  • GNOME Settings Daemon 3.8.5 Fixes Trash Issues
  • Gnome Network Tools – GUI For Common Network Utilities
  • Krita Demonstrated at IDF Keynote

Best KDE distro of 2013

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Linux

netrunner-mag.com: Normally, at the end of the year, I tend to run my best annual distro roundups, choosing the finest among five operating systems or flavors thereof that showed the greatest promise in terms of stability, usability, elegance, support, and other curious items in the outgoing twelve-month period. But I have never dedicated much thought to selecting the best implementation of any one particular desktop environment, regardless of the system underneath.

My favourite is KDE. Why? I'm not sure

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Linux

linuxblog.darkduck: I'm not sure I have a favourite distribution. But, my favourite desktop environment is KDE.

Plasma Media Center 1.1 and digiKam 3.3

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linuxbsdos.com: Plasma Media Center 1.1 was released today August 20, while digiKam 3.3 was released on August 6. Plasma Media Center is a promising media center application for the K Desktop environment, while digiKam is a popular KDE photo management application, with some editing capabilities.

KDE 4.11 Brings Better Performance & New Stuff

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ostatic.com: Jos Poortvliet today announced the release of KDE Plasma 4.11 on dot.kde.org. He wrote this release is dedicated to Atul 'toolz' Chitnis, KDE contributor who passed away June 3. The rest of the announcement outlined all the wonderful improvements this release.

A Kmail Rundown

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beginlinux.com: Does KMail – the default Email client shipping with KDE – come up to the mark? Despite the ubiquity of web-based email and email apps, Desktop email clients still have their uses.

KDE Konnect: control your KDE devices from your phone

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muktware.com: Today we are surrounded by ‘smart’ devices all around us - smartphones, tablets, TVs, PCs and many more. These devices naturally don’t interact with each other. Some members of the KDE community have been working towards better device interaction.

Compiz vs. KWin: Which Window Manager Is Better?

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makeuseof.com: Like most other Linux applications, there’s more than one that does the job, and the top two that offer the complete package are Compiz and KWin. While both of these solutions have their specific areas, we can still compare the objectively to see which one is more customizeable and functional.

New KDE Media Center Inches Closer

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ostatic.com: A new media center for KDE 5 / Plasma 2 has been in the works for a while and today Sinny Kumari posted some tangible details. With the release of a new beta, users can try it out too. Plasma Media Center 1.1 Beta introduces several cool new features besides a ton of bug fixes.

KDE – the Prism Breaker

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martin-graesslin.com: I just sent this to a KDE mailing list. And it’s true. The KDE Community’s software is:

Switching the Plasma shells

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  • Switching the Plasma shells
  • GNOME Terminal 3.10 Beta 1 Enables Nautilus Extension by Default
  • KDE Task Manager Gets a Lot of Attention for 4.11
  • GNOME Settings Daemon 3.8.4 Is Now Available for Download
  • Thirteen Years of GUADEC
  • KStars GSoC: OpenCL and a first performance report
  • GNOME Alone – The Free Software Column

What a life… KDE

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  • What a life…
  • In Conversation with Phillip Koops
  • Have Fun with Splash Screens in KDE
  • Amarok GSoC Weeks 4 and 5
  • Graesslin: I'm porting KWin to Frameworks 5, Wayland backburnered
  • Akademy 2013: Report with blackjack

Akademy 2013 - Well Done

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  • Akademy 2013 - Well Done
  • Amarok MTP (Android) GSoC: week 5
  • Another Akademy impressions
  • Krita Webshop: New Designs

KDE tablet Vivaldi starts shipping for quality testing

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Gadgets

muktware.com: Aaron Seigo, a KDE developer, says that the ambitious KDE tablet Vivaldi are shipping to the team for quality testing.

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