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KF6 Sprint in Berlin

Monday, 2 December 2019 | Marco Martin
From the 21st to 24st of Novemember, a bunch of KDE people gathered in Berlin graciously hosted by the MBition offices to discuss about the next big iteration of the KDE frameworks. Read More

Plasma Edit Mode refinements

Friday, 29 November 2019 | Marco Martin
Editing, moving and customizing widgets in Plasma Desktop improved a lot in 5.17, and then in 5.18 it will get a brand new edit mode, to be really efficient editing your desktop layout (and have less visual noise by default). Read More

Plasma Mobile: weekly update: part 7-8

Friday, 22 November 2019 | Plasma Mobile team
The Plasma Mobile team is happy to present the seventh weekly blogpost. This week’s update is full of application updates and phone calls are a work in progress on Pinephone. Read More

Plasma Mobile: weekly update: part 6

Friday, 8 November 2019 | Plasma Mobile team
The Plasma Mobile team is happy to present the sixth weekly blogpost. This week’s update is full of application updates, which is in line with KDE’s goal of KDE is all about apps. Read More

Plasma Mobile: weekly update: part 5

Friday, 1 November 2019 | Plasma Mobile team
The Plasma Mobile team is happy to present the fifth weekly blogpost. This week’s update features various application polishing, better integration with GTK/GNOME applications and various fixes. Shell and user interface Nicolas Fella simplified the code of dialer and lockscreeen. Read More

Plasma Mobile: weekly update: part 4

Friday, 25 October 2019 | Plasma Mobile team
The Plasma Mobile team is happy to present the fourth weekly blogpost. This week’s update features various shell user-interface improvements, bug fixes as well as polishing of various applications. Shell User Interface Plasma Mobile now uses the same notification code that is used on the desktop, which has received some slight adjustments when running on a phone (Marco Martin). Read More

Plasma Mobile: weekly update: part 3

Friday, 18 October 2019 | Plasma Mobile team
Thanks to the awesome KDE community, we are happy to present the Plasma Mobile project’s third weekly update. Shell User Interface David Edmundson backported some Qt Wayland patches that improve the overall stability of the shell. Read More

Akademy 2019 recap

Saturday, 12 October 2019 | Bhushan Shah
Akademy 2019 was hosted in the Milan, Italy. I had opportunity to attend the event and meet the other KDE developers, designers and users. Talks There were many interesting talks, including use of opensource in government, flying drones, virtual reality and several community related topics. Read More

Plasma Mobile: weekly update: part 2

Friday, 11 October 2019 | Plasma Mobile team
Thanks to the awesome Plasma Mobile community, we are happy to present a second weekly update from Plasma Mobile project. Shell user interface Marco Martin made several changes in the shell to improve the overall user experience. Read More

Plasma Mobile: weekly update: part 1

Friday, 4 October 2019 | Plasma Mobile team
Starting from today, the Plasma Mobile team is beginning a weekly blog series to highlight the fixes and features landing in various modules that make Plasma Mobile. Phone shell At Akademy Bhushan and Marco presented Plasma Nano shell to the community. Read More