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Ubuntu MATE 16.04 Alpha 2 Released As the Biggest Update Ever

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Ubuntu MATE 16.04 Alpha 2 has finally landed, and its developers are saying that it’s the biggest update so far.

The Ubuntu MATE developers are spoiling its users with bigger and bigger changelog with each new edition. From the looks of it, the upcoming Ubuntu MATE 16.04 LTS is going to be a really big upgrade, and that’s easy to notice form the changelog that’s been posted. Besides the large number of fixes and other improvements, there are quite a few package upgrades.

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