Ubuntu Linux 12.04 ‘Precise Pangolin’ Reaches Final Beta

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  1. Rob

    Rob Administrator Staff Member

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    With just a few weeks remaining before the final release of Ubuntu Linux 12.04 “Precise Pangolin,” Canonical on Thursday released the second and final beta version of the free and open source operating system.Version 12.04 of Canonical's popular Linux distribution is a notable one for several reasons, including not just the fact that it's a Long Term Support (LTS) release and thus a particularly suitable choice for businesses, but also that it's the first to feature Canonical's new Head-Up Display (HUD) interface.... Full story here.

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    The new Heads Up Display (HUD) looks pretty interesting. From this article on Ubuntu's new HUD interface:

    They are calling it an "intent-driven" interface, so we have a new paradigm in user interfaces here. Check it out:

    [video=youtube;w_WW-DHqR3c]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w_WW-DHqR3c[/video]​

    I will definitely be downloading Ubuntu 12.04 when it is final!

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