Linux Mint 16 “Petra” has been released packed with updated software and refinements and new features to make your desktop even more crisp to use. This release is based on Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy Salamander and is a result of 6 months of extensive hard work of the developers.
Ubuntu GNOME 13.10 – An official flavour of Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy Salamander has been released, featuring the GNOME 3.8 desktop environment. Ubuntu GNOME is a mostly pure GNOME desktop experience built from the Ubuntu repositories.
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS has been codenamed “Trusty Tahr” as posted by Mark Shuttleworth on his blog. It is after Tahr: An animal that is found the Himalayan region. However Tahrs are also found in the Nilgiris in Tamil Nadu, South India.
Mark Shuttleworth said Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy Salamander a great success and also congratulated the ubuntu communities handling other favours of Ubuntu viz. Xubuntu, Lubuntu, Ubuntu Studio etc. for their excellent work.
Ubuntu Touch – The most awaited mobile platform for linux enthusiasts has been released and is now available for download. Since it is based on Ubuntu, the seamless integration on other platforms is going to be a big hit. Ubuntu touch reflects you in the personalized graphics adorning the phone’s welcome screen. Designed by artists who specialize in creating beautiful visualizations of complex data, the welcome screen evolves as you use the phone, to be perfectly unique and personal.
Ubuntu Studio 13.10 has been released. This release is based on Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy Salamander and packs all the required productivity applications for artists/enthusiasts. It comes preinstalled with a selection of the most common free multimedia applications available, and are configured for best performance for the defined workflows: Audio, Graphics, Video, Photography and Publishing. so go get your copy now.
Xubuntu 13.10 has been released and folks this time it looks even better. The new wallpaper gives it a fresh look. Besides being based on latest Ubuntu 13.10 and XFCE4, Xubuntu packs a new version of xfce4-settings and gtk-theme-config to give your desktop a whole new look.
Lubuntu 13.10 has been released and ready for download. This time it comes with a new awesome default wallpaper but don’t worry, it will still work on older machines as at the backend (zram), the idea is same. The default icon theme “Box” has been upgraded which makes it look even better. Firefox has replaced Chromium as default browser. Anyway, all you software are 1 click away with Lubuntu Software center as your disposal.
Kubuntu 13.10 has been released with new KDE SC 4.11 and KDE Plasma desktop. KDE has always been everyone’s favorite when it comes to looks. Its simple, shiny and responsive. With new Moun Discover, you can find software and install them easily. Wifi networking setup can be done right from the installer making it easier to install updates and extra packages during the install.