Starting , Users can now change the location of the launcher; they can now move it to the bottom of the screen. Open your terminal then type the following command to move launcher to bottom of screen: Session Shortcuts added to Unity Dash Now user can shutdown, restart, lock screen, log out etc.. Add Option to ‘Always Show’ app menus in menu bar or locally With this option you can show the menu in the menu bar or window title bar with visiblity always displayed and appear when mouse hovering..
Of course, you can always go to All Settings tab Behavior an modify the feature.
You get Firefox 45, Thunderbird 38, Libre Office 5.1, Files 3.14.2, Videos 3.18, Rhythmbox 3.3, GNOME Terminal 3.18, Eye of GNOME 3.18, Shotwell 0.22, and many more. More information about this release you can refer to Ubuntu 16.04 release notes.
The following youtube video created by Linux Scoop, this helpful video on You Tube that will walk you through what’s new in Ubuntu 16.04 LTS.
There is not much difference between apt and apt-get commands, You can apt install instead of apt-get install, apt search instead of apt-cache search etc.
Interesting features when you install some package using apt command, it will displays a progress bar in the terminal to show the status of the installation process.
Snaps are the future of applications on Ubuntu platform, from desktop to mobile.
Make sure you have enabled workspace icon in to launcher, go to All Settings As you can see from the screenshot, Ubuntu 16.04 LTS will send you notifications about software and OS updates that you need to install.As expected, the notifications are not interactive, and from what we’ve monitored so far, they will appear randomly once every few days.Ubuntu 16.04 LTS ships with long-term support of Linux Kernel Series 4.4.x .It introduces numerable improvements to system stability, performance, power efficiency, and file system handling, and introduces support for newer Intel and AMD hardware.It also introduces drivers for the Logitech G29 racing wheel and enables support for hardware features on some newer Toshiba laptops.This release ubuntu drop Ubuntu Software Center, and replace with GNOME Software.