A software is a set of instructions that can be stored in an abstract form in a computer. The fruits or the results of a good software can be so rewarding to its developer as he can sell it to the willing buyer at cheap prices to many or at an expensive price to a few people for the sake of uniqueness. Some software have gained a hefty following and discipleship allover the world due to their useful and desirable features.
Application software have been on the rise in the world due to the emergence of the social media platforms which mostly come and get downloaded as application software. Businesses have had to open up accounts in the social media platforms and on the internet so as to expand their businesses from the traditional sales on the ground to the virtual sales and actual delivery of goods and services. Softwares have been used in high-risk operations such as fights and wars as a software developer is engaged, given the job to develop a software that could be used to drive machines such as war aircraft then the software are installed in the machines.
Traditionally, Businesses required to have and employ secretaries to do filing and accounts functions, but as for now things have changed, and computers with the help of software can carry out these functions faster and accurately at low costs as the only maintenance that a software may need is the enhancement of a software which is cheaper as compared to hiring a secretary or an accountant. Softwares have made student life easy to lead as software can help him run academic instructions and tasks such as arithmetic and alphabetical functions in his smartphone, tablet or laptop.
Development of rockets have software as a main feature as the navigation of space is sometimes done on automatic control by use of special navigation software to move about in the space and help human beings back on earth to observe the area from cameras installed in the rockets. Softwares have since been developed and installed on aircraft systems and the control towers to ensure that the airplane can be remotely monitored and manipulated by a person in the control tower thus overriding the manual pilot control of the plane.
This is an efficient form of making tax returns as it has done the work easier as to matters pertaining tax payment histories of an individual which the person can access this information and download it or print it into hard copy state and present it as legally binding evidence of tax compliance in case of any conflict or questions. Some software has been developed to keep personal information of its citizens or subjects with their dates of birth, occupation, tax returns history, and their place of domicile.
Some the software is complicated and hard to make thus requiring a large team of developers while other software is easy to make and run thus needing a small labor intensity. Software developers need to make tests on the built software to ensure it is fit for use and that it is secure from potential hackers. If there are losses caused by the directly foreseeable negligence of the software developers; the aggrieved party has all the rights to bring a legal action against the software developer.