Ubuntu release is always seen as a new challenge for other Linux distros and a treat for the Linux users. It always brings some new features and was the first distro developer to present the Linux in a more friendly way. The same features were adopted by other distro developers. In its 17th avatar, the new distro will be launched today after coming out of the beta version which was released on 5th April 2013.
Canonical on Ubuntu 13.04 said
desktop brings a host of performance and quality improvements making it the fastest and most visually polished Ubuntu experience to date.
Ubuntu is still supporting Wubi, a Windows installer for Ubuntu which was rumored to be discontinued after the launch of Raring Ringtail. A day to keep the eyes on an Ubuntu downloads page to get first on the Ubuntu release.
They should have kept a countdown ticker like the one XBOX release page has got, Shouldn’t they?