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Ubuntu LogoIn South Africa we have a saying: “Feel it, it is here.” Mostly a hyped up superslogan left over from Soccer World Cup marketing schpiel. Well, Ubuntu Maverick Meerkat is here, and the online Community has been “Feeling It” since 10:10 yesterday, 10/10/10.

Now that I have had a chance to spend some real quality time with the real Ubuntu Maverick Meerkat (more on that later) I can bring you a review of Canonicals latest offering… continue reading…


(UPDATE: We have some impressions and screenshots of the BETA of Ubuntu 10.10. Maverick Meerkat HERE.)

Ubuntu 10.10 Maverick Meerkat Alpha 1 is here! Well, since yesterday at least. It took me a full 30 hours to download the 32bit ISO *glares at router* but finally I have the chance to fire it up in a VM to get a sneek peak at what we can expect.

I am sure the people working on this release are painfully aware of the implications of a release number of 10.10, no failures will be tolerated in what has already been dubbed the 10/10 (ten out of ten) release.

What is it like then?

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UbuntuJust a quick note to tell you guys that Ubuntu Maverick Meerkat Alpha 1 is available for download right now.

I am always amazed at how quickly the guys at Canonical have the next release available for testing by the community, Lucid came out just over a month ago!

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