Forthcoming Kubuntu Interviews 3

Kubuntu 14.10 is due out this week bringing a choice of rock solid Plasma 4 or the tech preview of Kubuntu Plasma 5.  The team has a couple of interviews lined up to talk about this. At 21:00UTC tomorrow (Tuesday) Valorie will be talking with Jupiter Broadcasting’s Linux Unplugged about what’s new and what’s cool. ...

Weta Uses Kubuntu for Hobbit 8

Top open source news website TheMukt has an article headlined KDE’s Plasma used in Hobbit movies.  Long time fans of Kubuntu will know of previous boasts that they use a 35,000-Core Ubuntu Farm to render films like Avatar and The Hobbit supported by a Kubuntu desktop.  Great to see they’re making use of Plasma 4 ...

Kubuntu Sponsors’ Presentation 5

Yesterday the stream of talks at KDE’s conference Akademy finished with the Akademy Awards and Sponsors’ Presentations. Thanks to kind sponsorship by Blue Systems we got to give the first presentation. Rather than talk about how much we loved KDE we decided to show our love by giving away our smart range of polo shirts ...

Kubuntu on LinkedIn 6

We can sit in our own nerdy world in open source communities too much so at Kubuntu we have been setting up social media forums and we have just added a LinkedIn page for Kubuntu which should get the usual news stories of new releases and updates.  There is also a Kubuntu Users group on ...

themukt.com Editor on Kubuntu 7

themukt.com is a website which covers open source news and has long been KDE friendly, just not for example it’s leading the story of Plasma 5 being updated yesterday. Recently I got an e-mail from the editor: From: Swapnil Bhartiya To: Jonathan Riddell Subject: Kubuntu Feedback Hi Jonathan, Just wanted to tell you that I ...