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Wednesday, 14 December 2016

Now Dock v0.5

Hello everyone,
Now Dock Panel v0.5 is baked and ready for consume!!!


"...a Plasma Panel and Plasmoid which are trying to implement the mac or plank way of managing plasmoids and tasks... "

Now Dock Panel v0.5.0

Saturday, 5 November 2016

Now Dock Panel & Plasmoid v0.4...

Hello everyone,
Now Dock Panel and Plasmoid v0.4 for Plasma 5.8 are here!!!


"...a Plasma Panel and Plasmoid which are trying to implement the mac or plank way of managing plasmoids and tasks... "



Now Dock Panel v0.4

Sunday, 18 September 2016

Saturday, 3 September 2016

Now Dock Plasmoid & Panel, a new journey...

Hello everyone,

time has passed and a new development effort stuck up in my brain :)!!  Three years ago, I was struggling to support the WorkFlow Components and promote the idea around Activities and WorkAreas. This was a very succesful project in my opinion that promoted also a lot the concept around Activities, which I consider as a fanstastic technology for the users workflows. But time passed, Plasma 5 got into our lives :) and its new components and design decisions around Activities found me more than satisfied.


Now Dock

It was around two months before that I first used Plank. This is a dock created around GNOME technologies which implements a very beautiful and easy dock for a Linux desktop with very attractive animations and smoothness. I liked it a lot but my Plasma desktop was obvious that it was a second citizen. I wanted something that would show its love around Plasma! That would use the fastastic tank of plasmoids and could understand of course Activities which have made my life a lot simpler.


hovering the now dock plasmoid


In that sense I started playing with qml again and after a little time the first version of Now Dock Plasmoid appeared in kdelook. The Now Dock plasmoid tries to be an alternative taskmanager for Plasma and its main concerns are beautiful animations, easy to use and smoothness. Its currently implemented features are:

Monday, 18 August 2014

a small patch for ChordImageGenerator...






A small patch :-) to improve the visuals in ChordImageGenerator, especially the bar lines and the bass notes... A fantastic site - open source webpage that helped me a lot in creating my favourite guitar music sheets...

Friday, 1 February 2013

WorkFlow Project for Plasma 4





The WorkFlow effort created some components for Plasma 5 in order to enhance their workflow using Activities and WorkAreas. This project produced the following: