October 25, 2012, 2:53 PM — Here's how you can install the Sphere icon them in Ubuntu 12.10.
1. Open a terminal window.
2. Type in the following commands then hit Enter after each.
sudo apt-get install sphere-icons
gsettings set org.gnome.desktop.interface icon-theme 'Sphere 1.2'
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