The animations still suck and had to be disabled, not sure if I could call the lack of a OneDrive app an improvement... I am sure they will bring it back somehow for the tablet users in the future...
Have you not heard of the word "Optional" ?
Customize quick links can also be added by dragging items into it... a somewhat clumsy way of doing it.
The new custom theming is great - now I can have my company logo on the page.