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11 Killer Features That Make Ubuntu 11.04 Worth the Wait

Jan 31, 2011, 15:05 (7 Talkback[s])

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"Ubuntu 11.04 dubbed Natty Narwhal will bring some major changes to the traditional Ubuntu desktop. As the conventional desktop gets a major overhaul, the spanking new Unity interface is busy preparing itself to replace the time-honored Gnome interface. Furthermore, some well-known default applications are getting replaced by newer and more feature-laden ones. While many users have welcomed these changes with open arms, a few disapproving nods have raised doubts over their success. Nevertheless, Ubuntu 11.04, which releases on 28th April 2011, promises to bring a burst of freshness to the Linux desktop along with a slew of new users.

"Here are 11 features that will make Ubuntu 11.04 worth the long wait.

"1. Unity Desktop

"Unity is the most conspicuous change to the Ubuntu desktop till date. To new users this means that they'll be able to get their hands on a completely new form of desktop, replete with features competing head on with major operating systems."

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