Pear OS 8 Alpha 2 Is Now Available for Testing

Pear OS 8 Alpha 2 comes with a new panel, a new boot splash screen, updated look and feel (including the desktop theme and icons), as well as the Pear Spotlight app for search your entire system). A new version of the Notification Center was added in this second Alpha release of the upcoming Pear OS 8 Linux distribution, and Miro is now the default player app for multimedia files.