Desktop Zoom, Animations in Ubuntu 12.04/12.10 Makes it Look Flashier, More Functional

Ever wondered what happened to all those mind numbing animations and effects in older Ubuntu releases running GNOME 2.x? We used to conduct Linux installation fests during our college days and showing off Compiz Fusion's capabilities was a major highlight during every such event. But with the advent of GNOME 3.0 and Unity, Compiz effects and animations took a back seat. So how do you bring ...