ViewTouch is the world's only enterprise class
point of sale software which runs on GNU Linux and which makes all of
its source code available to you.
Linux is the platform around which innovative people are building the
generation of computing hardware and solutions. The most exciting
software applications, programming languages and development frameworks
are built on Linux; it's the most versatile and reliable platform for
emerging technology products and services. We can be very
thankful that Linux and a broad range of freely available software,
including the ViewTouch development framework and point of sale
In clause 7b, under 'Updates to the Services or Software, and Changes to These Terms': "Sometimes you'll need softwareupdates to keep using the Services. We may automatically check your version of the software and download software updates or configuration changes, including those that prevent you from accessing the Services, playing counterfeit games, or using unauthorized hardware peripheral devices. You may also be required to update the software to continue using the Services." When your operating system is GNU Linux and 'X' there is no such agreement. There is no Privacy Statement which outlines the ways in which one surrenders one's privacy to a company. There are no Software License Terms that one must agree to and follow or allow which further diminishes one's rights and which lists obligations one has to a company. There is no corporation behind GNU Linux, no company gathering information about you and how you use your computer so that it can make a profit by selling this information to other companies. When you use GNU Linux, no one is spying; no one has required us to surrender any of our rights.
So Windows 10 isn't exactly free to buy or use, then, is it? That's why ViewTouch chose Linux and 'X' nearly 20 years ago; because it IS FREE to buy and to use.