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Software

Computer software refers to programs and other operating information that computers use to function. Software is a compilation of clear instructions that tells the hardware to perform specific tasks that it was designed for.

From applications to networking software, our software dictionary offers a glossary of terms you should know.

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It's Happening Now: Perceptual Computing is Real

Perceptual computing is the ability for a computer to recognize what is going on around it. More specifically, the computer can perceive the... Read More »

Apple Pay Promises to Strengthen Payment Security

Experts believe that Apple Pay and other competitive payment systems will be far more secure than cards, even cards equipped with EMV chips. Read More »

The Great Data Storage Debate: Is Tape Dead?

Tape clearly is on the decline. But remember, legacy systems can hang for a shockingly long time. Read More »