I know - the only thing you lack in your feed is my feet and my skate, so, here it is!
When you are really into parrots, and all your family knows it
Forgot to lock your computer screen or close some confidential vaults open on your desktop but now you are in a meeting in the conference room? KDE Connect to the rescue! KDE Connect lets you run commands for your desktop from your phone.
Первый выпуск музыкального проигрывателя Elisa, развиваемого сообществом KDE http://www.opennet.ru/opennews/art.shtml?num=48436
As a testament to how flexible and powerful KDE Plasma is, Łukasz Sawicki shows you how to create a Unity-like theme using Plasma's desktop scripting API -- yes, Plasma also comes with an easy-to-use desktop scripting API.
#Kube, the next generation email-contact-addressbook client that will work well both on your desktop and phone, is pottering along at a nice speed. There are more developers, new encryption capabilities, and usability is improving by leaps and bounds.
Nicolas Fella explains how you can use KDE Connect on any desktop environment and still enjoy all its features. Also: syncing notifications, pairing across several desktops, and more.
Such a cute thingie!
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Decentralize your world.
There is of course #mastodon as federated social media.
There is good old #email as federated postbox (as long as not everyone uses GMail).
There is #peertube as a federated video platform.
There is #Riot / Matrix.org as federated group messaging.
There is #XMPP for federated 1on1 messaging.
And there is #nextcloud as federated cloud storage.
In theory most services are already federated. We only miss more users :)
Bhushan Shah executes Plasma Mobile on devices running up-to-date mainline kernels. Opens the door to using community-supported, more modern and secure Linux kernels on off-the-shelf mobile devices.
KDE received $200,000 from the Pineapple Fund!
We will use it to make KDE applications and environments more usable, develop more ways of protecting users' privacy, and build a larger and even more inclusive community.
More information at https://dot.kde.org/2018/02/19/kde-receives-200000-usd-donation-pineapple-fund