The most important changes in Lubuntu Alpha 3 are 4 new default applications: Chromium for the browser, gnome-mplayer as the default media player, Wicd has been replaced with the Network Manager and Pcmanfm2 as the default file manager but we've already told you about that about a week ago.
Lubuntu 10.04 Alpha 3 new artwork
-A new menu icon and basically a whole new look for the panel:
-A new default theme: Clearlooks with Elementary Monochrome icons:
-A new login screen:
The new artwork made by Rafael Laguna.
Lubuntu Lucid Lynx 10.04 Netbook Session
Lubuntu Alpha 3 also comes with a netbook session (lxlauncher). To try it out, log out and select Lubuntu-Netbook, enter "ubuntu" for the username and no password:
To set icons only for the taskbar window list, simply right click the panel and select Taskbar "Window List" Settings and then "Icons Only":
And unlike the Gnome Panel, the Lubuntu (LXDE) panel can be set to 16 pixels in height which is simply amazing for netbooks: