Ubuntu’s New ‘HUD’ Factor: A Step Forward or Back?

Some of us here in the Linux blogosphere may have hoped for a quieter 2012 than 2011 turned out to be, but so far at least, it doesn’t look like we’re getting our wish. January appears to have started the year off with a bang. Do we get a little break now that it’s the end of the month? No, we don’t, thanks to the arrival of Ubuntu’s “HUD.” What in the world is HUD, you ask? Well for those who missed it, it’s Head-Up Display, a new interface planned for Ubuntu 12.04 “Precise Pangolin” that will eventually replace menus in Unity applications and recognize voice commands.

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