Linux Mint 17 Cinnamon ‘Qiana’ has reached RC status.  Here are some screenshots of the new release.
Places where changes were made, noted by the Mint Team:

  • Update Manager
  • Drivers Manager
  • Login Screen
  • Language Settings
  • Software Sources
  • Welcome Screen
  • Cinnamon 2.2
  • System Improvements
  • Artwork Improvements
  • Main Components
  • LTS Strategy


Give Mint 17 a try for 32-bit here or 64-bit here. Let me know your thoughts on the latest release.
I have added some screenshots of the installation from LiveCD in this article.