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Troll Treasure: An In-Depth Look at Qt 4.4

May 07, 2008, 19:30 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Ryan Paul)

"Trolltech has announced the official release of Qt 4.4, a much-anticipated update to their popular, cross-platform software development framework. Qt is distributed under a dual-licensing model that enables open-source as well as proprietary commercial development, and it is widely used on the Linux platform, where it provides the underlying widget toolkit used by the KDE desktop environment. It is also used in a variety of commercial applications such as Skype, Google Earth, and Adobe Photoshop Elements.

"Some of the most significant features added in Qt 4.4 include a multimedia abstraction layer, an HTML rendering widget based on WebKit, a new concurrency framework, and support for rendering widgets on the toolkit's drawing canvas. This is also the first Qt release to include support for Windows CE and Windows Mobile..."

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