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Ubuntu new themes, what's up with those window buttons?

Mar 04, 2010, 15:33 (2 Talkback[s])
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"Exciting news on the Linux front. Ubuntu, which is my favourite desktop operating system got a make over, and a long needed one at that. Nothing against the brown, tan, orange thing- if you like your desktop looking like a muddy beach that's your preference. I don't and usually changed Ubuntu's previous default themes the instant after install.

"Well now no more...Ubuntu is slick! Checkout these screenshots below.

"The window button arrangement… if they choose to leave them in the untraditional maximize, minimize, close order along the left side of the window toolbar, then thousands of users will say Ubuntu is being a mac rip-off. But the arrangement isn't exactly like Macs..."

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