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Integrating the Menu into the Ubuntu Unity Window Titlebar

Feb 23, 2011, 13:32 (0 Talkback[s])

[ Thanks to Bob_Robertson for this link. ]

"I just read a very interesting post about placing the menu bar into each window titlebar in Ubuntu's Unity desktop.

"With ever increasing sizes of screens, this means much less mouse movement to reach the application menu, but as the person who created this mock-up, Andrea Azzarone, said, just how is someone to move the window frame if one cannot so easily "grab the title bar"?

"This is a very interesting idea to me, one of those fundamental changes to something that has been "standard" ever since the Mac first presented the rest of the world with what we now all know of as the "Graphical User Interface"."

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