The MATE Desktop: a popular, multi-platform desktop environment for your computer. MATE’s focus is ease of use, stability, and provides all the common tools computer users expect from a modern computing environment.
* kernel 4.11.8
* xorg 1.19.3
* Full MATE Desktop 1.18.2
* Nvidia drivers pre-installed
* basic uefi/gpt installation support
* systemd free
* grub2 by default (legacy grub also available for non uefi/gpt systems)
* updated administration tools
* mylivecd can now create isos greater than 4 gigs
* compiz/emerald for wobbly windows.
* Highlighted apps include Firefox, Thunderbird, Clemetine, VLC, Atril, Engrampa, Caja file manager, Eye of Mate, Gimp, Qbittorrent and more. * LibreOffice office software included
* Master PDF Editor
* System Config Printer plus HP printer drivers
* DropBox cloud file storage (Basic accounts start with 2 GB of free space)