Ubuntu 11.04 is to ship with the Unity shell as default rather than GNOME. Unity is the shell used in Ubuntu Netbook Edition 10.10. Here's the source: http://arstechnica.com/open-source/...ll-will-be-default-desktop-in-ubuntu-1104.ars To the looks of it, it looks more touch screen friendly, but not really something you would look forward to. Your opinions? Put them down here.