Just a few screenshots of the recently released Ubuntu 9.10 Karmic Koala beta. Particular interest was paclass on the new features in this release, like the Ubuntu Software Center, the new in-built Wallpapers (backgrounds) and Ubuntu One. This Linux operating system is a free download for Intel x86 and 64-bit AMD64 PCs.
Fast Boot-up – The first surprise, right from the start. Ubuntu 9.10 is a quick boot-up
Wifi and LAN Connections
Ubuntu One – Secure backup, Sync and File sharing
Empathy Instant Messenger becomes an Ubuntu pre-installed taking the place of Pidgin IM
Backgrounds/Wallpapers – Many more in-built wallpapers in this version
Ubuntu Software Center