Netbook and performance
Probably I should had written this little notice uhm, a quite while :), anyways, it's quite technical but here there are a little hint on how to make the Netbook shell a garzillion times faster, if you're hit by an unfortunate series of circumstances that makes it run sloooowly :)
Multitouch screencast overload
Multitouch, a preview
Since I saw Plasma for the first time, I immediately imagined it as something really organic, where you can manipulate the objects on the canvas like one would do with real objects, just grab them with one or two hands and move them, rotate them, stretch them to make them fit as you like.