January 23, 2008
Design Your Own Desktop with KDE 4
One of the best things about KDE 4, the newest release of the mainstream Linux desktop manager, is something it doesn't doÃ¢â¬âforce you to adapt to its way of running a computer desktop. Sure, the desktop environment boasts new 3-D effects, a polished theme, and improved functionality. But what KDE 4 does best is give users the ability to almost completely re-design their desktops, putting their programs, icons, and useful widgets wherever they see fit, on as many desktops as they want, to create their ideal workspace. I spent some time exploring the features of the less-than-week-old system, the results of which are after the jump.
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