Unity Gets New Application Menu – Looks Awesome!

Unity – the interface for Ubuntu Netbook Edition 10.10, has been undergoing a great deal of development and the testing PPA has received a new update.

This update improves the application access menu. which was non-existent before, and oh boy it looks amazing. Instead of describing it, here is a screenshot:

(Click on the image to see the full size)

There are still  some issues with the interface. For example, the search does not seem to work. However, this will be fixed in time for the final release in September.

What do you think about the new Unity application menu?

In case you want to give it a go, you can install Unity in Lucid as described here.

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Ricky Laishram

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