Thinkcloud (1901664) writes "Clement Lefebvre, founder the Linux Mint project says tha the forked Gnome shell Cinnamon is based on Mutter and Gnome 3 while the latest relase, Cinnamon 1.1.3, adds stability." Link to Original Source
Mr. Cole's Axiom:
The sum of the intelligence on the planet is a constant;
the population is growing.