Almost a year in development, the MATE 1.24 desktop environment introduces the ability for users to hide certain applications during startup, adds support for NVMe drives in the System Monitor panel applet, and improves support for HiDPI displays for Control Center’s icons. Moreover, MATE 1.24 adds support for mouse acceleration profiles, support for ???pi??? or ???????? symbols to the Calculator app, as well as Wayland support and support for embedded color profiles to the Eye of MATE image viewer.