Week 81 of the KDE Usability & Productivity project brings you a modernized look and feel for settings windows, completely re-written code for widget positioning, and pretty icons for Discover.
Plasma Mobile under construction: screenshots of the latest work, taken from a Nexus 5X running the edge image. https://www.plasma-mobile.org/screenshots/
Thanks @dimitrisk for the heads up.
Lliurex, the Linux distribution used in all the schools in the Spanish autonomous region of Valencia, now installs KDE Plasma as its default desktop.
enioka Haute Couture becomes a KDE patron.
enioka Haute Couture devient un patron de KDE.
WARNING to **Windows** users of KDE Applications: the uninstall.exe delivered with the Windows Application package from before the 10th of July 2019 contains a bug that can delete random files under certain circumstances. Details here:
Plasma reaches amazing places! Take the Large Hadron Collider's smaller sibling: the ALBA synchrotron.
Sergi Blanch-Torné, Controls Software Engineer, explains how ALBA provides insight into biology, nanotechnology, and more using KDE's software:
Si quieres seguir las noticias de KDE en Español: @kde_espana, la cuenta Mastodon oficial de la asociación de KDE España.
If you want to follow KDE news in Spanish, check out @kde_espana, KDE Spain's official Mastodon account.
Plasma 5 is five 🎉! In these five years, hundreds of people have contributed their time and knowledge to make the Plasma desktop what it is today. Happy birthday, Plasma 🎂!
Usability and Productivity 79: Among other changes, screen flickering at boot-up for high DPI scaling has gone, Gwenview problems when loading and displaying remote files are solved, and "Picture of the day" wallpaper plugin now does Unsplash.
KDE userbase, the wiki where users can learn about everything KDE, gets a makeover: It is now cleaner, clearer and easier to use.
Virtual Reality user interfaces, an AI in you car, and the future of KDE Community's goals are just some of the things we'll be talking about at #Akademy2019. The program for Akademy is available now!
Attendees to the "Plasma Desktop and Usability/Productivity Sprint" squashed bugs, added features and made Plasma ready for the future!
Kontact, KDE's email, calendar, contact, itinerary and life organizer, keeps getting better and better.
New stuff includes: colored emojis 😎 , grammar correction and markdown built into Kmail; integrating KCalCore (calendar engine) and KContacts (addressbook engine) into KDE Frameworks 5; and cleaning up code and squashing bugs in general.
Usability and Productivity week 77 - Plasma Sprint Special: Improved notifications, new annotation dialogs for Okular, Dolphin enhancements for better file and folder management, and tons of other stuff.