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Linux-based KDE tablet hopes to spark open-source movement

If you want a tablet that's more open than iPad and Android devices, then this Linux-based tablet might be for you.

By Jan. 31, 2012


Sony KDE-XBR950

This huge, expensive plasma looks great on paper and in person, but its image quality leaves a lot to be desired.

By Jul. 29, 2004

3 stars Editor's rating Jul. 29, 2004

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KDE needs 'contributors, not users'--really?

An open-source developer is missing the forest (users) for the trees (contributors).

By Jun. 30, 2008


Upgrade timing demotes KDE variant of Ubuntu Linux

Only GNOME-based Ubuntu will get Canonical's long-term support, because KDE 3.5 is too old, and 4.0 is not mature enough yet to use in Kubuntu.

By Dec. 28, 2007


KDE 4 gives Linux some Mac, Windows flavor

A major KDE overhaul gives of one of the two prevailing Linux user interfaces a new look and new applications. Some features will be familiar Windows and Mac OS X users.

By Jan. 11, 2008


WebKit fracture puts a pinch on open-source browser efforts

With Google concentrating on its own Blink, Apple is tightening the WebKit browser engine code base. That'll limit other projects seeking to customize the browser.

By Apr. 5, 2013


Apple files for WebKit browser trademark

Google, RIM, and HP now use the WebKit-based browser software underlying Safari. Perhaps that heightened interest is why Apple wants the trademark.

By May. 27, 2010


Canonical seeks designers to primp Ubuntu

CEO Mark Shuttleworth is looking for usability specialists to do "some of the heavy lifting required to turn those desktop-experience ideas into reality."

By Sep. 12, 2008


Red Hat lives on the edge with Fedora 9

The ninth incarnation of Red Hat's hobbyist version of Linux made a jump Ubuntu couldn't: KDE 4.

By May. 13, 2008


Utilities Updates: Yahoo! Widget Engine 4.0; VisualHub 1.23; Geekbench 2.0.1; Users and Groups 1.2.2; more

The latest updates to Mac troubleshooting utilities and general tools.

By Mar. 22, 2007