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Design Decisions #1

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Ubuntu

zrchrn.blogspot: I want to thank who ever it was that made the decision to NOT force KDE to develop a composited desktop with a fall-back to a totally different looking un-compositied desktop in the event the computer has a driver failure/poor videocard.

On switching to KDE/Xfce

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jonmasters.org: So call me old fashioned, but I don’t like the direction being taken by modern “User Experience” design. To me, GNOME Shell provides an experience that I am supposed to love, but it doesn’t empower me to make changes.

panel hiding

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  • aseigo: panel hiding
  • aseigo: battling misconceptions, even within KDE Smile

Gentoo and KDE 4.6, Nice Companions

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Gentoo

soosck.wordpress.com: I recently made a big jump from Debian to Gentoo on my EeePC netbook. Don’t get me wrong, I’m still a Debian fan; I just feel like that I need to try new things.

GNOME-KDE wars are back again

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itwire.com: A royal spat has developed between the GNOME and KDE desktop projects, following a discussion of the relationship between GNOME and Canonical by Dave Neary of the GNOME Foundation.

Sprinkle Some Eye Candy on your KDE Desktop

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maketecheasier.com: KDE is beautiful, even if you never change a thing on your desktop. What makes it even more appealing is all of the customizable visual features.

KDE Releases March Update, 4.6.1

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kde.org: With 4.6.0 being about a month in the wild, it's time for the first round of updates. The KDE team has made available "Helga" (bearing version number 4.6.1), a series of updates to Desktop and Netbook workspaces, applications and the KDE frameworks that make developers' lives so much easier.

Bring Back Domino!

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anditosan.blogspot: The Domino KDE style was an emergent and versatile style theme. It had the ability to be customized much like what Qt Curve or Bespin does. However, Domino had the ability to be customized and be previewed instantly has you made the changes.

Qt and the Future of KDE

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dot.kde.org: Following Nokia's recent announcement about its future smart phone development strategy, KDE has received a lot of questions. Many of these questions have been related to the future of KDE.

What is Your Favorite Desktop?

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Fluxbox
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ostatic.com: Every few years I run a poll on my personal Website to gauge Linux users' favorite desktop. When analyzing the results over the years, some trends do emerge. Is KDE or GNOME king? What has come in third or fourth consistently over the years? How about you, what is your favorite desktop?

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