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[News] K Desktop Environment (KDE4) Shocase Focuses on KOrganizer To-do

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Kontact: To-do (KOrganizer)

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| Welcome again. This is going to be a small overview, since the "To-Do" is in 
| fact part of KOrganizer, which was mostly seen on the last article. It's just 
| going be fast view at the main interface, the changes to the interface remain 
| the same as on Calendar.   


fewer magical appearances

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| It doesn't work with QWidget based popups yet, though there's no reason it 
| couldn't; Plasma::Dialog just doesn't have the logic for it yet. That means 
| that things like kickoff or the device notifier still behave a bit magically.  



News in KDE 4.3

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| Air Theme
| So, since Air is coming along nicely (thanks Nuno), it was the time to make
| the files Lancelot needs for it. Although there are a few things yet to do,
| I’m quite satisfied with it. I’m even using Air as my Plasma theme now.


KDE 4.3 - early preview

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| Like it or not, KDE 4.3 will be a great leap forward in this environment’s
| development. I won’t hesitate to say, it will be a bigger one than KDE 4.1 to
| 4.2. Interestingly enough, my compilation of development snapshot worked
| stable and jerk-free - no major issues there.


wallpapers and other bobbles for 4.3

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| We have a number of new Plasma components lining up to make it into 4.3. Not
| least among them is a geolocation DataEngine, making it absolutely trivial
| for anything Plasma to get at the information either via a GPS device or by
| looking up the location of your network address if you are online. Along with
| a handful of new widgets, some I've already written about recently, we also
| have no less than six new wallpaper plugins that may make it into 4.3!


Air and KDE 4.3.

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| Air was the wallpaper we introduced in KDE 4.2, but that is just the
| beginning of something larger. Air is supposed to be different than what
| Oxygen is, something that tries to appeal to a user base looking for a
| more "sexy" experience than Oxygen (yeah I know you are out there :) ), but
| to still have the capability of merging nicely with what we have now.


Five Improvements For KDE 4.3

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| The new year has already brought us a nice treat in KDE 4.2. I found it to be
| a very solid desktop, yet with some issues that keep it from 100% perfection.
| I’m happy to say that 4.2 occupies all of the computers that I use, yet there
| are still some serious problems that remain. Last year I did an article
| similar to this one, detailing the things I feel would make the KDE desktop
| rise to a higher level of perfection, and now that KDE 4.2 is released, it’s
| time to do it again.

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