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KDE To Preview Plasma Project at SCALE 4x

Hemos posted more than 8 years ago | from the taking-it-from-a-different-angle dept.

KDE 12

irabinovitch writes "Aaron Seigo will be presenting at SCALE 4x, the 2006 Southern California Linux Expo on February 11-12 in Los Angeles. His presentation will cover the next KDE release and how the Plasma project is looking to reinvigorate the desktop experience by centering the desktop on workflow-centric interfaces. Additionally KDE will have a booth on the expo hall floor."

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No takers (0)

Anonymous Coward | more than 7 years ago | (#14538199)

Seems that a new face on KDE is the least sexiest thing ever on /.

SoCal gets its own Linux expo? (0, Offtopic)

PaulMdx (936509) | more than 7 years ago | (#14538381)

..and it's on a Saturday and Sunday?

Links? (2, Insightful)

smilingman (942304) | more than 7 years ago | (#14538730)

So... for the less enlightened of us, are there any links explaining what the Plasma project actually is?

Re:Links? (2, Informative)

Anonymous Coward | more than 7 years ago | (#14539042)

it's the new kicker that support mac os x widget

Re:Links? (1)

hamfactorial (857057) | more than 7 years ago | (#14542398)

Sure, check out http://plasma.kde.org/ [kde.org] for their project overview. Basically it's an umbrella project for better human interface and eye candy for the KDE project. It involves a community re-write of portions of the KDE libraries, and is already quite far along. Check out the link http://plasma.kde.org/cms/1069 [kde.org] for a neat looking mockup of some proposed functionality.

Lowest number of comments for a ./ story? (0)

Anonymous Coward | more than 7 years ago | (#14538766)

Ever?

metamoderate (0, Offtopic)

ficken (807392) | more than 7 years ago | (#14538957)

I wonder if this one will ever be moderated...

But will it.... (1, Funny)

the_olo (160789) | more than 7 years ago | (#14540133)

Reintermediate visionary web services?
Empower value-added synergies?
Maximize virtual solutions?
Leverage user-centric methodologies?

Or at least architect synergistic convergence?

Please?

Re:But will it.... (1)

clydemaxwell (935315) | more than 7 years ago | (#14540722)

The saddest part is I can see meaning in some of those phrases.
I have been attending too many meetings, I think.

Re:But will it.... (0)

Anonymous Coward | more than 8 years ago | (#14643553)

No, that would be GNOME.

KDE actually works.

Discounts and Free Passes (3, Informative)

irabinovitch (614425) | more than 7 years ago | (#14541496)

For a 35% discount on a full access pass use the promo code: NEWSP For a free expo floor pass use the promo code: FREE
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