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NewsForge: KDE and GNOME Collaborating on Free Desktop Promotion

Feb 18, 2006, 22:00 (6 Talkback[s])
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"A quiet revolution is taking place on a young mailing list, one that overturns years of false enmity and makes perfect sense to most free software users. Having competed for the free desktop crown since 1997, collaborating on code but never on promotion, KDE and GNOME have launched an initiative to market and promote the free desktop together.

"While each project will continue its own marketing and promotion projects, the new cooperation recognizes how much each project has to gain from taking market share from the proprietary competition..."

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