The main thing that is different in Kubuntu is that it uses the KDE desktop environment instead of Gnome. KDE looks more like Windows, so if you basically like the Windows desktop you might prefer KDE to Gnome.
If you insert the Kubuntu Desktop CD while Windows is running, and wait about 30 seconds, a special browser will pop up that allows you to install some free, open source software for Windows. Notice that a few are the same as in Ubuntu, but many are different. All these programs are also available for Kubuntu:
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