System76 has released Pop!_OS 21.04, and Jack Wallen concludes it is one of the best Linux desktop experiences he’s ever had. Find out why.
System76 sent a message out to us media types to let us know the latest iteration of its in-house Linux distribution, Pop!_OS, was available for download and/or upgrading. As a long-time (relatively speaking) user of Pop!_OS, I was excited. The official release of the upgrade was made available last night, so I went to sleep knowing I’d run pop-upgrade release upgrade in the morning and wait for the magic to unfold.
Color me surprised (and embarrassed) when I issued the command, only to be reminded I was already running 21.04. Back when System76 released the beta, I jumped on board immediately because I wanted to get a first-hand glimpse at its new take on the…