Published On: Fri, Oct 15th, 2010

Ubuntu 10.10 – Maverick Meerkat


Ubuntu is a secure, intuitive operating system that powers desktops, servers, netbooks and laptops. Ubuntu 10.10 – Maverick Meerkat was unveiled on 10/10/10

Created by the best open-source experts from all over the world, Ubuntu is available in 24 languages and ready for download today. Ubuntu is easy to use and it comes with thousands of free applications. Ubuntu does everything you need it to. It’ll
work with your existing PC files, printers, cameras and MP3 players.

Upgrading to Ubuntu 10.10 is a sure must and has the following reasons attached to it:

Ubuntu Software Center now shows “Featured” and “What’s New” sections, a History of package installations and removals, and makes it easier to find add-ons for applications. It also offers Fluendo DVD Player for purchase, with more software to come soon.


The Ubuntu Font Family is a brand-new typeface that is used for the user interface menus, widgets and titles in Ubuntu and Kubuntu. It covers Latin, Cyrillic and Greek in Ubuntu 10.10 with choices of Regular, Bold, Italic and Bold Italic styles and weights.

Ubuntu 10.10 also feature support for the new Indian Rupee Sign making Ubuntu 10.10 the first operating system to ship with out-of-the-box support for the world’s newest currency symbol: ready for use by one billion Indians.

Designed with screen readability and aesthetic beauty in mind, the font was first seen in the new Ubuntu 10.04 logo design.

The Ubiquity Installer has been redesigned to be easier to use as well as to install drivers and download updates during installation.

Ubuntu One that provides a personal cloud service where users can automatically synchronize files and notes. Users will be able to access these anywhere. Ubuntu One users will have 2GB storage for free upgradeable upto 20GB.

If you haven’t tried Ubuntu yet, its time to you visit now and start using it.

Ubuntu is, and always will be, absolutely free.

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- This post has been written by 'Techno Freak - Team' under the guidance of Mr. Sunny Bajaj. Sunny has been in the Web Development Industry from 2002 and knows what it takes when it comes to building Websites. He is known in the industry for always helping out others and establishing strong business relations. Sunny run's a network for more 100+ websites under different niche and advertising platform. This website being his first website, he often takes time from his busy schedule to maintain it and blog regularly. You can read more about him at his About Me page.

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