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eWeek: GNOME, KDE Aim at Windows

Sep 27, 2004, 16:45 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jason Brooks)

[ Thanks to Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols for this link. ]

"KDE and GNOME, the open-source software projects that together form the face of most Linux installations, have undergone revisions that boost their usability and enterprise readiness—advances that build the case for Linux as a viable alternative to Windows on mainstream corporate desktops.

"Some of the biggest changes in KDE 3.3 and GNOME 2.8 lie in the projects' respective e-mail and collaboration clients, Kontact and Evolution. Both applications are well-integrated into their desktop environments and cover a full range of groupware functionality, but eWEEK Labs found Evolution to be more refined and pleasant to use..."

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