Then I spent the afternoon compiling trunk, again with repeated power failures, until I finally had a really great KDE desktop. I love the new Add Applet panel, the new netbook view for the desktop and other smooth effects. Qt Kinetic raises animation to a whole new level, check out the examples.
On day 5, I had only a few hours there before catching my flight. I chose to implement Imgur support for the Pastebin applet, which is now on the Reviewboard