If you want to get back the classic version of Gnome in Ubuntu 11.10, then Try Cinnamon Desktop!
What’s the Best Apps for Linux Mint 12? Cool and Awesome Apps for Linux Mint users!!
Enjoy KDE desktop with Linux Mint 12 🙂
Setup Mobile Broadband on Linux Mint 12 / Ubuntu 11.10 or similar Linux based OS
Linux Mint 12 – 10 things to do after a fresh installation 🙂