Linux Mint 18.1 to Come with Cinnamon 3.2 & MATE 1.16, Flatpak and Snap Support

According to the Linux Mint 18.1 roadmap, users should expect to get the Cinnamon 3.2 and MATE 1.16 desktop environments, which are currently in development as well, as well as support for the new universal binary formats, namely Snap and Flatpak. Linux Mint 18.1 is coming later this year with numerous other improvements and exciting new features.