Ubuntu 16.10 (Yakkety Yak) Will Be Powered By Linux Kernel 4.8

Ubuntu 16.10 (Yakkety Yak) will soon be rebased on the latest stable Linux 4.6 kernels. Then, it will move to the Release Candidate builds of Linux kernel 4.7, and after that, the operating system will finally be switched to Linux kernel 4.8.