Software 'tis the
stuff that runs it all, from hardware to
accessories and other software.
Where did Software originate,
Find out about the
beginnings of Software
History at the Computer History Museum link.
are many starting points. All are relevant, though some more
compelling than others. For instance...
"logic" Dictionary.com Unabridged
(v.1.1). random House, Inc. 10 Aug. 2010. (See Dictionary.com
for logic... and see how software's logic is used
within BIND the open-source
software toolset implementing the Domain
Name System (DNS) protocols for the Internet since the early 1980's.
"software" Dictionary.com Unabridged
(v.1.1). random House, Inc. 15 July 2014.
to direct the
operation of a
computer, as well
giving instructions on
how to use
them. Compare hardware
that is not
hardware but is
used with hardware,
especially audiovisual materials,
as film, tapes,
records, etc.: a
studio fully equipped
but lacking software.
materials, as movies
or reruns, used
to fill out
the major part
of a station's
is used to communicate and instruct various applications on what to do
and when in operating systems and networks worldwide globally.
The MediaHeads team has coined
the term 'human handed,' as a "term of art"
early in themillenium to describe and define the human generated search
results using search engines and libraries without the use of
automation software, except to retrieve results from actual human
entered manual input.
In contrast automated results utilize algorithms, which may be characterized as:
collection or collections of logical elements or characters
cause an event or
other events in, or on a computer
envirnment to result in a specific timeframe."
it appears to be clear and concise. Drilling down into the other
features it is effective and fast, like a Category
Tree arrangement with
listings and commentary.
Where was software first used?
March 15, 1985.
Q: How many ".com, .net and .org's" are
A: Click here
curring running statistics.
The foundation and precursor to software may be
found in the roots of elementary logic in Ancient Greece or even before.