L’uscita della nuova ubuntu 10.10 è vicina e per chi volesse già assaporare le novità c’è la beta uscita qualche giorno fa.
Leggendo l’annuncio ufficiale si possono trovare le principali novità.
Ubuntu Desktop features
The GNOME base platform has been updated to the current 2.31 versions.
This includes the new dconf and gsettings API.
Evolution was updated to the 2.30.2 version, which operates much faster
than the version in Ubuntu 10.04 LTS.
Shotwell has replaced F-Spot as the default photo manager.
Gwibber has been updated to support the recent change in Twitter's
authentication system, as well as changing the back end storage to
The Sound Indicator has been enhanced to include music player controls.
The Ubuntu Software Center has an updated look and feel, including the
new "Featured" and "What's New" views for showcasing applications, and
an improved package description view. You can now easily access your
package installation history too.
New Design: The boot process is cleaner and faster. New themes, new
icons, and new wallpaper bring a dramatically updated look and feel to
Ubuntu One: Polished desktop integration with new sign up and sign in
process. Tighter integration with Ubuntu SSO. Nautilus enhancements for
managing folder sync preferences. Faster file sync speed. Share links to
music within the Ubuntu One Music Store.