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3 KDE Add-ons Worth Trying

Apr 27, 2010, 19:33 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Tavis J. Hampton)


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"One of the remarkable features of KDE 4 is the extensibility. Developers or even regular users can contribute to the rich collection of artwork, software, widgets, and visual improvements. Ever so often, I look around for rather random add-ons that make my desktop experience more pleasant or occasionally even serve a meaningful purpose. They range from full applications to very basic widgets.

"In no particular order, here are a few that I have recently encountered and are worth mentioning.

"Countdown Widget

"With my graduation less than a month away, this widget is the perfect reminder of how many projects I have to finish before I complete my courses. But the widget itself can be used for any sort of countdown: your birthday, payday, anniversary, or anything else you want to remember.

"Countdown to graduation

"It is a simple widget, and you can install it directly within KDE's Add Widgets dialog."

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