BetaNews: Ubuntu Linux 18.04 ‘Bionic Beaver’ Beta 1 now available for download

BetaNews: Ubuntu Linux 18.04 ‘Bionic Beaver’ Beta 1 now available for download. Bionic Beaver? “Today, Ubuntu Linux 18.04 ‘Bionic Beaver’ Beta 1 becomes available for download. Ubuntu 18.04 is significant, as it will be an LTS (Long Term Support) version. As was the case when Unity was the primary DE, GNOME is not available in this beta stage. Instead, there are other flavors from which to choose, such as Kubuntu with KDE Plasma and Xubuntu, which uses Xfce.”