Qt is the standard framework for high performance, cross-platform application development. Trolltech ASA is licensing its Qt cross-platform development framework under the GNU General Public License version 3 (GPL v3), with immediate effect. GNU founder Richard Stallman said: I am very pleased that Trolltech has decided to make Qt avaliable under GPL v3. This will […]


KDE4 has been released and available for download. KDE is a powerful graphical desktop environment for Unix and Linux workstations. It is based on the version 4 series of Qt (a cross-platform GUI application development framework). From the announcement page: The KDE Community is thrilled to announce the immediate availability of KDE 4.0. This significant […]


Dolphin is a file manager for KDE focusing on usability. The KDE 3 version of Dolphin is in beta stage, but provides already most features for daily usage. Currently Dolphin gets ported for KDE 4.0. I really liked its simplicity. The main features of Dolphin are: * Navigation bar for URLs, which allows to navigate […]


KDE an easy-to-use desktop environment for UNIX / Linux. KDE 4 is the next major release and it is scheduled for release on December 2007. The new version claims t make KDE faster and more memory efficient by leveraging the greater speed and efficiency of Qt 4.x and increased efficiency in the KDE libraries themselves. […]


A typical question asked by many new Linux users. The answer is pretty simple: Your partitions are not being unmounted properly when you last shutdown the Linux desktop. Linux needs to shutdown properly (I’m sure this applies to Windows and Mac OS too) before powered off. If you skip this step there could be data […]


The Nokia N800 Internet Tablet is a wireless Internet appliance from Nokia. It is powered by Debian Linux. KDE and all it’s supporting programs have been compiled for the Internet Tablet, and it works b-e-a-utifully. I’ve installed this sucker on my N770 and it purrs like a kitten, believe it or not ;) => KDE […]


Explains how to configure web camera under Debian / Ubuntu Linux using Camorama software.