Articles Tagged plasma5

Plasma 5.16

Must Read: KDE Plasma 5.16 Released, This is What’s New

KDE Plasma 5.16 is here with a raft of new features and changes. We highlight what's new and show you how to upgrade to Plasma 5.16 on Ubuntu.

11 June 2019

How to Enable the Blur Effect in KDE Plasma 5.13

The new blur effect in KDE Plasma 5.13 is wowing a lot of people, us included, but a few of you have been in touch to ask how you can enable or configure the blur […]

15 June 2018

KDE Plasma 5.13 Is Here – And It Looks Incredible

Back in May we said that KDE Plasma 5.13 was shaping up to be one heck of a release — now that it’s out, I think I can say we were right. And to demo the key […]

14 June 2018
plasma 5.9

KDE Plasma 5.9 Released, This Is What’s New

KDE has announced the release of Plasma 5.9, the latest version of its modern desktop environment.  “Plasma 5.9 brings many exciting new features to your desktop”, project lead Jonathan Riddell says. But precisely what? Let’s take a […]

31 January 2017
plasma 5.8 desktop screenshot

[How To] Install KDE Plasma 5.8 LTS on Ubuntu

KDE Plasma desktop 5.8 LTS was released back in October, but only landed in the Kubuntu backports PPA this weekend, thus making it available to those of you running Ubuntu 16.04 LTS and Ubuntu 16.10. We’ll skip on to the installation instructions in just […]

18 December 2016
The KDE Menu Button

Global Menu Support Is Coming Back to KDE Plasma 5

Global menu support, similar to that offered on the Ubuntu Unity desktop, could be making its way back to the KDE Plasma desktop.

18 October 2016

Get the Look of KDE Plasma 5 on Your GNOME Desktop

Plasma 5 breathed a new look and feel into the KDE desktop using a crisp new theme called 'Breeze' — and now you can get it on GNOME.

15 July 2016

See What’s New In KDE Plasma 5.7 [Video]

The latest changes shipping in KDE Plasma 5.7, released today, are on show in a slick new YouTube video.

5 July 2016

How To Install the Latest Plasma Desktop on Kubuntu 16.04

I'll keep it short and sweet: Plasma 5.6.4 is now available for Kubuntu 16.04 LTS though the Kubuntu Backports PPA.

30 May 2016
plasma 5.6 desktop screenshot

KDE Plasma 5.6 Released, This Is What’s New

Plasma 5.6, the latest feature-packed version of the KDE desktop user interface, has been released.

22 March 2016

Plasma 5.4 Is Out And It’s Packed Full Of Features

KDE has announced a brand new feature release of Plasma 5 and it's packed full of improvements.

25 August 2015

KDE Plasma 5.3 Beta Arrives With Improved Power Management Features

KDE Plasma 5.3 Beta, the next major version of the KDE Plasma desktop environment, is available for testing. It brings better power management features, bluetooth changes and more.

14 April 2015