W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > public-xg-socialweb@w3.org > November 2009

Re: Social Desktop

From: Melvin Carvalho <melvincarvalho@gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 14 Nov 2009 16:11:57 +0100
Message-ID: <9178f78c0911140711p175e9354ke1c430c7abd866e2@mail.gmail.com>
To: public-xg-socialweb@w3.org
On Thu, Sep 17, 2009 at 1:04 PM, Melvin Carvalho
<melvincarvalho@gmail.com> wrote:
> On Wed, Aug 5, 2009 at 1:00 AM, Melvin Carvalho
> <melvincarvalho@gmail.com> wrote:
>> The concept behind the Social Desktop is to bring the power of online
>> communities and group collaboration to desktop applications and the
>> desktop shell itself.
>>
>> A first realization of this concept is now implemented as a plasmoid
>> (a desktop widget) for the KDE desktop. KDE Version 4.3 is going to
>> have a so called Social Desktop Plasmoid integrated.
>>
>> http://www.socialdesktop.org/
>>
>> KDE 4.3 was released today, will be interesting to see how well
>> "social desktop" integrates with the OS.
>
> Also tracking the "Social from the Start" initiative, which should be
> part of the upcoming Ubuntu release next month
>
> https://blueprints.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+spec/desktop-karmic-social-from-the-start
>
> Gwibber seems to be a key element, but I hear it may eventually be
> part of the operating install process.

Some more desktop social integration with Gwibber / GNOME

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nbeRTHTfZjM

>
>>
>
Received on Saturday, 14 November 2009 15:12:40 GMT

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.2.0+W3C-0.50 : Saturday, 14 November 2009 15:12:41 GMT