This week in KDE: The has landed! + the System Monitor now displays sensor loads and massive stability and usability improvements across the board.

KDE Plasma powers the desktop of the Valve .

Congrats Valve for releasing ! Thank you for choosing Plasma!

A new version of digiKam, KDE's powerful image-managing software for photographers, has been released. digiKam 7.3.0 includes improved slideshows, support for more formats, and a backend ExifTool for image metadata.

is getting brand new sounds! The participants in the LMMS + KDE Plasma Mobile Audio Competition have created some amazing ringtones, alarms and system sounds; and you can check them out right now:

Look out for LabPlot's upcoming version 2.9: We will be adding support for the numeric computation tool, as well as for , and files, and thus covering a comprehensive range of widely used numeric and statistical tools.

Now KDE Connect can hook up your Windows machine as well! The Windows version of KDE Connect gets official support and you can get the beta version right now from the Microsoft Store.

Exclusive link-only access:

Become a KDE legend: Design the winning wallpaper for Plasma's 25th Anniversary Edition and forever enter KDE's hall of fame (+ win a subscription to Blender Cloud).

... And it's over! Another constructive and fun-filled Akademy has reached its end 😒.

BUT check out all the great people who attended and made it possible πŸ₯³.

See you next year!

Become a Plasma productivity wiz! Use the Plasma keyboard shortcut cheatsheet to get the most out of KDE's Plasma desktop.

Created by u/wael_ch. Original at

Don't miss Jonathan Riddell talking about KDE on's FLOSS Weekly show. This afternoon at 16:30 UTC.

@LateNightLinux is back with more KDE news, covering:

- the Plasma 5.22 video
- the need for Bug Triaging
- Akademy
- /u/wael_ch/'s cool cheatsheets
- and Dart/Flutter support for Kate

+ lots of other really interesting stuff.

Coming up at : Jeri Ellsworth, maker extraordinaire, self-taught chip designer, and builder of Augmented Reality systems for tabletop games will be telling us about her "Journey from Farm Girl to Holograms". Watch it live in 20 minutes:

Day 3 of is in full swing, but, in case you missed Day 2, here's a summary of what went on yesterday regarding talks, lightning talks, and panels:

is starting today! All of the talks (Saturday, Sunday, Friday) can be joined in our Akademy Matrix rooms. For more details visit

Good morning! We are ready to get started at with training sessions. Join us and visit

: Where to watch and how to participate:

Includes links and instructions to help you join channel rooms (already active) and video feeds

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