How to Install VirtualBox 4.3 on Ubuntu, Linux Mint

Oracle VM VirtualBox 4.3 introduces a virtual multi-touch user interface, supports additional devices and platforms, and provides enhanced networking capabilities enabling developers to virtualize modern post-PC era operating system features while maintaining compatibility with legacy operating systems.

Multi-touch Interface Supports Latest Touch-based Windows Operating Systems

Oracle VM VirtualBox 4.3 provides support to run the most modern guest and host platforms. Enhancements include:

Changes in the latest VirtualBox 4.3.0

How to install VirtualBox 4.3 on Ubuntu 13.04/13.10, Linux Mint 15

First, uninistall previous VirtualBox version:

# sudo apt-get remove virtualbox-4.2

Install VirtualBox 4.3
32Bit:

# wget http://download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/4.3.0/virtualbox-4.3_4.3.0-89960~Ubuntu~raring_i386.deb
# sudo dpkg -i virtualbox-4.3_4.3.0-89960~Ubuntu~raring_i386.deb
# sudo apt-get -f install

64Bit:

# wget http://download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/4.3.0/virtualbox-4.3_4.3.0-89960~Ubuntu~raring_amd64.deb 
# sudo dpkg -i virtualbox-4.3_4.3.0-89960~Ubuntu~raring_amd64.deb
# sudo apt-get -f install

Run VirtualBox:

# virtualbox
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VirtualBox 4.3
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