Some of you loathed them, some of you loved them but now they’re gone. Yes, the Ubuntu 10.10 Sound Menu has finally introduced new player control icons that ditch the gaudy n’ grey look of yesterday instead melt into the luxurious gradient of the new Maverick Beta theme. They look sumptuous!

These buttons are undeniably in keeping with the refined polished coat our soon-to-be born Meerkats is growing.

This update will trickle on down to Meerkat users later today.

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