Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 3rd May 2010 22:04 UTC
Ubuntu, Kubuntu, Xubuntu Remember how Mark Shuttleworth justified moving the window titlebar widgets to the left by claiming the space freed up on the right side could now be used for something else? On his blog, Shuttleworth unveiled what, exactly, Ubuntu's plans are: window indicators, or 'windicators'. In a nutshell, it comes down to having a tray area in every window.
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RE: Sometimes, less is less
by shotsman on Tue 4th May 2010 06:12 UTC in reply to "Sometimes, less is less"
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Replace status bars with pop-ups that obscure what you're working on: You have got to be kidding me.
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Exactly. My take on this is that it is a precursor to Canonical introducing Adverts everywhere. Why else would you use pop-up's for everything that is currently handled in such a discrete way.

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