Is it time to give up on the Linux desktop and concentrate on open source apps? Plus a conundrum for Félim, Raspberry Pi and GTK in the news, and KDE Korner.
FOSS Talk Live 2020
Félim spots OpenOffice on YouTube
Félim grapples with whether to tell strangers to use LibreOffice.
Open source apps vs desktops
Should we be concentrating more on open source applications like Krita and rather than obsessing over the desktop. We mentioned the AppCenter For Everyone crowdfunder again.
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