Q. WHAT IS SOFTWARE
Software is "information in the form of programs and data that serves as instructions to a computer or similar device, determining how data is to be processed, stored, retrieved, manipulated, entered, or displayed. Software may also control the operation of hardware devices such as displays, storage devices, and modems."
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