"Just over a year ago, I wrote an article, 'Why GNOME's Got it
Right,' which outlined why I thought the GNOME Project was clearly
the Free Software desktop project with the best vision of the
future. KDE's Appeal Project, which has been brewing for some time
now, looks to a different set of issues that need solving and has
some very smart minds at work on solving those problems. In a few
words, KDE's got some of 'that vision thing' too.
"Essentially, there are two basic needs, in my opinion, that
GNU/Linux desktops need to provide, if we are to compete with
Windows and Mac OS X..."