Ubuntu 14.10 Utopic Unicorn series now entered into beta status. Ubuntu, Kubuntu, Lubuntu, Xubuntu, Ubuntu Kylin and Ubuntu GNOME flavours are now got first beta images for testing. This beta is the change indicator for upcoming Ubuntu 14.10 in October 2014. The changes from alpha release is very less but the distro is gradually improving
Ubuntu 14.10 ‘Utopic Unicorn’ will be released on October 16, 2014. This is current release plan and will may change during the development cycle due to the blocker bugs. The release dates are given in Ubuntu Wiki . The Current stable Ubuntu is Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and it will be supported for next 5 years.