software


software
01. I just bought some computer [software] which allows me to figure out my income tax in about half an hour.
02. Rick Cook once joked that programming today is a race between [software] engineers striving to build bigger and better idiot-proof programs, and the universe trying to produce bigger and better idiots. So far, the universe is winning.
03. You can download a lot of good [software] off the Internet for free.
04. The first generation of this [software] had a lot of bugs that have been eliminated in the newest version.
05. We got some new [software] for our computer, but we don't know exactly how to install it.
06. Apparently, there is a lot more [software] available for PCs than there is for Macs.
07. Why don't you get yourself a computer [software] package that will help you do your bookkeeping? It's a lot easier than trying to do it all by hand.
08. We don't have enough memory on the computer to install any more [software] on it.
09. Nowadays, a lot of people pirate [software] by downloading it from other computer users over the Internet.
10. Richard gave us a [software] program which allows us to detect when a hacker has tried to enter our system.
11. Researchers at the university are working on [software] which will tap into people's brainwaves, in order to give voice to those who are unable to speak, and can't use a computer keyboard.
12. One of my co-workers is trying to persuade us to use a new [software] program for doing the company accounts, but I'm a little unsure about it.
13. In August of 1995, Microsoft Corp. launched its Windows '95 [software] system, using the Rolling Stones' "Start Me Up'' as its theme song.
14. India is currently a major exporter of [software] services and [software] workers.
15. A computer virus is a form of [software] which can infect your system, and potentially destroy your data.
16. A previous mission to the planet Mars failed due to a [software] error.
17. You can use presentation [software] to create posters for conferences and exhibitions.
18. If you want to use multimedia, your computer may require additional hardware and [software].
19. Geert Hofstede once described culture as the [software] of your mind, adding that it has an impact on every decision you make.

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