Explanation of Different Types of Software

Free software

This kind of software is free to anyone so it is possible to use, copy and distribute the basic software or the modifications of it. Free software usually goes with available source code and it can be included to free OS. In fact, the term free doesn’t always mean the price of the software: in some cases the copy of software is installed on the PC you buy and the price of it is included to the main price. Sometimes it means that there is a possibility to get a binary copy of the software for free. That is why before downloading software marked as free always look through the description of the product to make sure that it is actually free.

Continue reading “Explanation of Different Types of Software”