Elementary OS 0.3 “Freya” is now available for download .Elementary OS is an Ubuntu-based Linux distribution with its own desktop environment, called Pantheon. Elementary OS 0.3 Freya is based on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS.
What’s new in this release?
Redesigned multitasking view in Pantheon.
Slingshot – default elementary OS application menu with quicklists support, drag’n’drop from search and quick math calculations.
new notification system.
new settings pane with “Do not disturb” mode.
new Privacy Mode.
Redesigned displays, User Accounts, Applications and Date & Time settings panes.
updated GTK and icon themes.
better emoji support.
unified login and lock screens.