KDE Ships March Updates to Plasma Workspaces, Applications and Platform


Today KDE released updates for its Workspaces, Applications, and Development Platform. These updates are the first in a series of monthly stabilization updates to the 4.8 series. 4.8.1 updates bring many bugfixes and translation updates on top of the latest edition in the 4.8 series and are recommended updates for everyone running 4.8.0 or earlier versions. As the release only contains bugfixes and translation updates, it will be a safe and pleasant update for everyone. KDE’s software is already translated into more than 55 languages, with more to come. The March updates contain many performance improvements and bugfixes for applications using the Nepomuk semantic framework. Read more.

KDE wins Best Desktop Environment award for 2011

KDE is so far the most stable and promising desktop enviroment for beginners and business users. It is well supported by community.

Original article by:  Heath Matlock

The 2011 Member’s Choice Awards from LinuxQuestions.org has honored the KDE Community with “Best Desktop Environment of the Year”. In addition, Tech Radar has declared that KDE Workspaces are the best desktop environment. KDE innovation, performance and stability have particular appeal for users. Read more. Credits: http://dot.kde.org/2012/03/05/kde-best-desktop-environment-year