Ubuntu, everyone’s favourite open source Linux distribution, has reached version 10.10 today, with the addition of a few new features and the streamlining of existing ones. Rather than spend a long time on the introduction, let’s just get straight to it, and check out the new additions in “Maverick Meerkat”.
As the last version of Ubuntu, 10.04, was a long-term support release, there aren’t massive amounts of changes going on in the new version, as is expected with more minor releases. However, there are a few neat additions that we can get stuck in to!
The one thing that a lot of people ask me questions about when getting started is how to install Linux without any trouble! A lot of progress has been made in recent versions to make the installation process as simple and painless as possible, and for the most part, it is.
Hoping to study Computer Science at University in the near future, you’ll seldom see John without a computer in touching distance! His interests include building computers, reading all sorts of literature and of course writing for Zath to keep you updated on all the latest in the world of tech! You can follow John on Twitter as @british_geek.