"Who would have believed it in 2004? KDE and GNOME, the two
major Linux desktop interfaces, buddying up and having their annual
meetings together? It would have been easier to believe in cats and
dogs signing a permanent peace treaty. Believe it.
"The two once bitter rivals for the Linux desktop have agreed to
co-host Akademy and GUADEC, KDE and GNOME's main conferences in the
summer of 2009..."