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Gnome 3.0 Reviews – Coming on Ubuntu 10.04, Fedora 13

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Gnome 3, which will be available to install in Ubuntu 10.04, Fedora 13 will mark the first radical change to the Gnome Desktop since it’s inception, thanks to it’s “new” interface ‘Gnome-Shell’.

Doing Things Better
On first glance, the Gnome 3 Desktop doesn’t seem all that different from the current default Gnome set-up.

Activities – Making Things Easier To Manage
Pressing ‘Activities’ takes you into an ‘Overview’ mode. It’s from here that you can open new applications, add or remove workspaces, move windows between workspaces and navigate through your recent files.

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Gnome Shell

scalar.cluenet.org: I have been testing Gnome Shell recently, and I’ve been enjoying it. It is much more.. refined than “normal” GNOME. The only things I miss are the Preferences and Administration menus, but those can be accessed by typing in their relative names in the “Find” field on Overlay.

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