Quote Originally Posted by bailout View Post
This new menu obviously has similarities to unity but could also be seen as a icon/explorer layout of kickoff which predates unity.
Initially I thought the same, that KDE Homerun looked like an oversized Kickoff (or a redone Plasma Netbook), but then, I saw it:

Quote Originally Posted by Homerun developer's blog
The more sources we get the more useful Homerun is. (...) One could even create an Amazon source... Could be handy as long as it is not on the Home tab


Jokes aside, it just one option more to add to the many existing in KDE