By Deane Barker on November 6, 2007

Hack Attack: Turn Your Old PC into a Webapp Monster with gOS: This is a review of the linux distro that comes with Wal-mart’s ultra-cheap PC. The screenshots make it look pretty good.

ince Wal-Mart began selling a $199 PC running a free Linux distribution—called gOS—with a hearty dose of webapp integration, we’re getting closer. If you’ve got an extra PC gathering dust, gOS is not only a worthy operating system for a cheap PC from Wal-Mart; it’s also an excellent (and free) way to repurpose your old PC.