Ubuntu 16.10 Yakkety Yak Released. Here’s What’s New

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Ubuntu releases version 16.10.

After months of developments, Ubuntu releases its short-term release version 16.10 , code-named Yakkety Yak. This release supports for 9 months till July 2017.

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This release comes with some improvements, bug fixes and Unity 8 desktop preview.

Here are some snapshots of Ubuntu 16.10 Yakkety Yak. For more details refer release notes here.

  • Linux Kernel 4.8 [read more]
  • LibreOffice 5.2.2 with GTK3 as default
  • GNOME apps is updated to 3.20 and some of them already updated to 3.22.
  • Nautilus is updated to 3.20
  • Unity – minor bug fixes, performance improvements for low-graphics mode
  • Unity 8 Desktop preview session – a preview of the upcoming next generation Ubuntu convergence technology

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Unity 8 Preview
Unity 8 Preview

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App Updates

  • Firefox 49
  • Nautilus
  • Evince
  • Image Viewer
  • Transmission
  • Thunderbird 45
  • Shotwell Photo Manager 0.22
  • Rythmbox music player 3.4.1

New Wallpapers

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Download

Ubuntu 16.10 desktop, server versions are ready for download. All CD images, torrents are available immediately for download from below link.

http://releases.ubuntu.com/16.10/

Derivatives Download inks

All major Ubuntu derivatives also released Ubuntu 16.10 versions. You can find them below.

 

Enjoy Ubuntu 16.10.


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