Month: September 2016

In Defence for Permissive Licences; KDE licence policy update

In free software there’s a disappointing number of licences which are compatible in some cases and not in others.  We have a licence policy in KDE which exists to try to keep consistency of licences to ensure maximum re-usability of our code while still ensuring it remains as free software and companies can’t claim additional […]

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Plasma Wayland ISO Now Working on VirtualBox/virt-manager

I read that Neon Dev Edition Unstable Branches is moving to Plasma Wayland by default instead of X.  So I thought it a good time to check out this week’s Plasma Wayland ISO. Joy of joys it has gained the ability to work in VirtualBox and virt-manager since last I tried.  It’s full of flickers […]

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Andy Jackson Fund for Access 2015

There’s still no information on the web of the highly spoken about but little visible charity Andy Jackson Fund for Access.  My last request in 2014 showed a little active charity receiving money from the Whitewater and Touring guidebooks, receiving money from one grant that didn’t happen and giving a couple of grants out for […]

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KDE neon Talk at QtCon Akademy 2016

Me and Harald gave a talk at QtCon Akademy about KDE neon and how it is modernising and smoothing the KDE development process. Read the slides and watch the video of us in action (sound improves after 10 minutes, stay with it).   by

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KDE Store With QtCon Wallpaper

KDE Store has now launched.  The first product on it is my QtCon wallpaper.  An experiment in community content and donations, will anyone give me money? by

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