Unity 8 Will Use Canonical’s Own Internet Browser As Default

Hello Linux Geeksters. Mark Shuttleworth has confirmed at the Ubuntu Developer Summit (UDS 14.03) that Unity 8, which will be most likely used by default starting with Ubuntu 14.10 (desktop), will come with a new internet browser, developed by Canonical.

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Unity 8 Will Come With Canonical's Own Internet Browser, As Default

Canonical’s browser, “the best in the world” according to Mark Shuttleworth, will be most likely based on WebKit and will have a lot of HTML5 and JavaScript optimizations.

Also at the UDS 14.03, other important changes have been announced, the most importat (to my mind) being this two:

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