I whole heatedly applaud their efforts to modernize pos systems for small businesses, but no two businesses are built alike and certain industries require custom solutions that an iPad app just can’t provide in terms of integration and unique work flows… However I will say that plenty of small business with simple credit card processing needs will certainly benefit from this remarkable solution
So all that to say… I don’t agree that pos is dead! Have a read
Square Register iPad app replaces cash register – USATODAY.com
Square Register is an iPad app designed to modernize point-of-sales devices for small merchants.
Today, the company co-founded by Twitter inventor Jack Dorsey unwrapped Square Register, a free Apple iPad app designed to modernize point-of-sale devices for small merchants.
“I truly believe POS, as you know it today, is dead,” says Megan Quinn, director of products at Square. “This will bring Square to an entirely new, small-market audience (bricks-and-mortar stores).”