KDE Reaches New Audiences at SouthEast LinuxFest (U.S.)

KDE at SouthEast (US) LinuxFest
KDE was represented at the SouthEast LinuxFest again this year with a booth showing off our latest software. The Calligra Suite, Kontact, Telepathy, and Plasma Workspaces were featured. Krita particularly intrigued many …

KDE: Rely on Qt, protect Qt’s freedom, contribute to it

The KDE community is one of the largest and most influential Free Software communities world-wide with thousands of volunteer contributors and countless users. Most of the software written by KDE is based on the Qt toolkit. With the recent strategy ch…

Calling on the KDE Community to Celebrate: 4.9 Release Parties

The date for the release of the next milestone in KDE’s 4.x series is quickly approaching. Developers, testers and bug chasers have been busy putting the final touches on the latest version of our software, so it is once again time to get together and …

Akademy 2012 Impressions

Almost all communication between KDE community members happens online, and includes people from all around the world. At Akademy, KDE people meet each other and work together in person. Virtual communication is necessary and valuable for day-to-day wo…

Akademy 2012 ‒ Second helpings

Will Schroeder Keynote
Will Schroeder is the CEO of Kitware Inc., a company that builds open source scientific software that also depends on open source. He suggested that open source is the most effective way to get things done through agile, collabor…

Tallinn welcomes Akademy

Community KeynoteAgustín Benito Bethencourt
Yesterday, nearly 300 hackers grabbed their badges at the Estonian IT College in Tallinn and launched Akademy 2012. Mathias Klang’s keynote, Freedom of Expression, got things going quickly with his urgent ca…

Call For Host Akademy 2013

The KDE Community is looking for a host for Akademy 2013.
Akademy is the annual gathering of the KDE Community, one of the largest in the world of Free and Open Source Software. At Akademy, KDE people gather to exchange ideas for development, plan for …