gOS is one of the popular distros based from enlightenment and gnome. Many people think that gOS is from google software, but the fact is gOS is not from google but from the other company that headquartered in Emeryville, California. gOS is based from ubuntu, and we can predict that gOS will be as good as ubuntu . gOS already released the stable version and it’s available in gOS official website.
And this is the gOS Space features(the newest one):
Linux meets MySpace With a stunningly beautiful interface and fun MySpace Apps, gOS Space 2.9 introduces a linux-based operating system designed for the 100,000,000 MySpace users.
Web on a dock Now with the new gOS Space dock, you can email, IM, surf the web, while surfing through popular TV, movies, and music at the same time. The gOS Space dock aggregates the most popular web apps into neat, usable stacks for MySpace, News, Photos, Videos, Music, TV, Tools, and Fun.
Making beautiful open source products for the world gOS is a linux-based operating system designed with mainstream appeal and usability. gOS first debuted with the Everex gPC, a $199 PC sold at Wal-Mart stores and online. gOS has since released two additional versions of its linux operating system. To learn more about the company, please visit About section.
- 700 MHz x86 processor [500 MHz also OK for gOS Rocket E(enlightenment)]
- 384 MB of system memory (RAM) [128 mb is OK for gOS Rocket E]
- 8 GB of disk space
- Graphics card capable of 1024×768 resolution [800x600 also OK]
- Sound card
- A network or Internet connection
You can download gOS at here . There’s 3 options; gOS Space, gOS Rocket G for the gnome environment, and gOS Rocket E for Enlightenment environment.
It seemed to be gOS merge 2 OS between ubuntu with Mac OS X Leopard. If you see the dock, it’s really familiar with Mac Dock. And those dock are one of my favorite dock style. And with compiz fusion, it make gOS 3D composition really perfect.
Here’s video of gOS, it’s interesting:
My personal opinion is, I will use gOS immediately and this OS will be one of my favorite distros. I hope I still have more hdd space for this distro . I really like the dock, it’s really elegant. And I think you should try to use gOS also. I think users will like this distro. And that’s all of my reviews. Please give a comments for suggestion or criticism. I really appreciate that. Thx.