Software, programs, applications and apps all mean the name thing. Simply the computer had be given a set of instructions to follow. These instructions are coded by a programmer and saved as an executable file. We can then run these files.
Examples of software include:
- Games (eg. on consoles, PCs or phones)
- Productivity Software (eg office)
- Graphics (eg Photoshop)
- Databases (eg SIMS or Access)
- Presentation (eg. PowerPoint)