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Canonical finally announced the release of Ubuntu 17.10, the latest and most modern Ubuntu release so far. However, unlike many other releases, the Artful Aardvark can fairly be considered to be one of the most exciting Ubuntu releases ever.
Following Canonical’s announcement few months ago about dropping Unity, Mir, Ubuntu Touch and focusing more on collaboration with the free software community and upstream developers, Ubuntu gained a lot of “extreme” changes since then.
What’s New in Ubuntu 17.10?
Ubuntu 17.10 now doesn’t ship with Unity, but instead, ships with GNOME Shell which is powered by Wayland. A GNOME Shell session