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Definition written programs stored in computer hardware (physical components of a computer) which instruct the hardware on what tasks to perform
  • We spend more on software than hardware.
software = written programs stored in computer hardware (physical components of a computer) which instruct the hardware on what tasks to perform
  • There, he buried himself even deeper in the world of computer software.
    Malcolm Gladwell  --  Outliers
  • software = written programs stored in computer hardware (physical components of a computer) which instruct the hardware on what tasks to perform
  • He taught her how to tell time and direction from the stars, and she showed him how to open the expert software in the boards to optimize them for night travel.
    Scott Westerfeld  --  Uglies
  • software = computer program
  • During the restart a whole new software programme is installed.
    Stieg Larsson  --  The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
  • Whether it's a sweater or software, it takes some time for me to know if I want to keep something, one reason I always save receipts.
    Piper Kerman  --  Orange Is the New Black
  • What software does she use?
    Nora Roberts  --  Blood Brothers
  • "Well, Lieutenant," the agent said, walking to the computer and launching a piece of software.
    Dan Brown  --  The Da Vinci Code
  • So far, Diana had used one of hers against a short, bald, quiet software developer.
    Jodi Picoult  --  Nineteen Minutes
  • Why bother remembering how to install software if your son, close at hand, can do it for you?
    Malcolm Gladwell  --  The Tipping Point
  • After, of course, I become a software designer and make my fortune.
    Ron Suskind  --  A Hope in the Unseen
  • There was software that listened for key words; if enough came up, they'd pull the conversation, and you could very well get in trouble.
    Chris Kyle  --  American Sniper
  • She downloaded the software in two locations, as an active, integrated part of Microsoft Internet Explorer and as backup in Ottosson's address book.
    Stieg Larsson  --  The Girl Who Played with Fire
  • The summer after his freshman year of college, Chris returned to Annandale and worked for his parents' company, developing computer software.
    Jon Krakauer  --  Into the Wild
  • Jay said there's a problem with the computer or the software— everything keeps double printing.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Last Song
  • It has to be a software issue.
    Marissa Meyer  --  Cinder
  • Why did SMP go to the trouble of developing its own software?
    Stieg Larsson  --  The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest
  • He had begun using the computer more since we got the new software, and he had worked out how to move a mouse by dragging his thumb across a track pad.
    Jojo Moyes  --  Me Before You
  • JFCOM brought together hundreds of military analysts and specialists and software experts.
    Malcolm Gladwell  --  Blink
  • Especially computer-software guys.
    Haruki Murakami  --  After Dark
  • At one point during the day, Jai sat down with me to ask questions about bringing software projects to UNC.
    Randy Pausch  --  The Last Lecture

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