On October 10th, 2010, Ubuntu 10.10 (Maverick Meerkat) will become the thirteenth release of the Ubuntu operating system. of late Ubuntu team has released it’s second alpha to get a early look . Most notable additions are Linux kernel 2.6.35 with enhanced security , Btrfs file system , new Ubiquity (ubuntu installer) and also few UI changes , of course for it’s still in alpha stage many more changes and renovations can be expected in upcoming releases.
August 5th, 2010 - Alpha 3 release;
September 2nd, 2010 - Beta release;
September 30th, 2010 - Release Candidate;
October 10th, 2010 - Final release of Ubuntu 10.10.
Btrfs filesystem in Ubuntu 10.10 Alpha 2
Ubuntu Software Center has been updated to version 2.1.4
A notification about the current status of Canonicals Ubuntu One service has been implemented in Nautilus