Today October 18, has officially launched a new version of Ubuntu, 12.10. You can download it from here.
Name Quantal Quetzal, the new operating system Ubuntu 12.10 is the seventeenth version of Ubuntu and receive support for two years, until April 2014, both desktops and servers.
Powered by the Linux kernel 3.5 and the GNOME desktop environment 3.6 (with an improved Unity interface) version Ubuntu 12.10 brings general improvements, updated applications and many new features. Quantal Quetzal brings the following editions: Ubuntu Desktop, Ubuntu Server, Ubuntu Cloud Server, Ubuntu ARM Netboot Ubuntu, Ubuntu Core, Ubuntu Studio, Edubuntu, Kubuntu, Xubuntu, Lubuntu, and Mythbuntu.
Among the new features, we highlight:
· Interface Unity 3D 6.6;
· Packages GNOME 3.6;
· Linux kernel 3.5;
· X.Org 7.7;
· Xorg Server 1.13;
· Table 9.0;
· GCC 4.7 toolchain;
· Python 3.2;
· Compiz Fusion 0.9.8.4.
Download Ubuntu 12.10 from this link.