Linux Mint 18, Cinnamon

The latest Linux Mint “Sarah” is a sleek and stable OS. It is a long-term support release which will be supported until 2021. Here are some of the new features that come with this release:

  • Linux Mint 18 features the latest Cinnamon 3.0. Here’s a video showing some of its new features.
  • New themes
  • X Apts – A new set of default applications optimised for Linux Mint.
  • A new screen in the Update Manager that helps you select your tolerance for instability that may come with updates.
  • The Apt command which replaces the apt-get command in the terminal.
  • Gufw, the graphical firewall configuration tool, was added to the default software selection and is now installed by default.

And many more.

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