Essays Tagged: "computer software"

The Gates Bill

When one thinks of computer software, one must think of Microsoft. In fact if you use a computer, chances are that you ... he 10th grade. Lakeside invested $3,000 into a Teletype machine which could connect to the business computer via a phone line. When the computer courses began in January 1969, both Gates and Allen dis ... tes and Allen discovered their passion for programming. Since very few teachers knew anything about computers, the boys taught themselves with every manual they could get their hands on. Some days bot ...

(4 pages) 150 0 4.8 Oct/1996

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Java Vs. C++

Java Vs. C++Today, the majority of families own a home computer that is vastly more powerful than giant mainframes of years gone by. Computer hardware has ... mputer hardware has been evolving rapidly with no end in sight, and with all of the advancements in computer hardware come advancements in computer software; gone are the days when FORTRAN and COBOL w ... languages of choice. Today, vvv two hot new object oriented programming languages have entered the computer programming arena, Java and C++, this paper will examine the similarities and differences b ...

(5 pages) 475 5 4.9 Dec/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Computer Ethics

This paper is about computer copyright laws. It also goes itto software copyright laws.

-Software and copyright-Current copright and patent laws are inapropriate for computer software; their imposition slowsdown software development and reduces competition.From the ... wn software development and reduces competition.From the first computer as we know them, the ENIAC, computer software has become more and moreimportant. From thousands of bytes on miles of paper to mi ... foilsandwitched between two pieces of plastic, software has played an important part in the world. Computershave most likely played an important role in all our lives, from making math easier with ca ...

(11 pages) 294 0 4.1 Jan/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Computer Ethics

Software Piracy, and current issues realting to the topic.

s in our society. The current law agrees with this statement. The United States government has made computer software able to be protected by United States Copyright Law. With this law, corporations i ... re and giving it to your friends. The second type of piracy is "Hard disk loading"; this is done by computer manufactures, which install a legally acquired copy of a software application onto many com ...

(9 pages) 285 1 4.5 Feb/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

Title: Human-Level Artificial Intelligence in Computer Games. This essay describes the breakthroughs that may occur in the field of Artificial Intelligence through the study of computer video games.

The field of Computer Science involves a variety of specialized skills which enables students of the study to fin ... s a variety of specialized skills which enables students of the study to find jobs as developers of computer software, as programmers of algorithms and applications to be used internally and externall ... orithms and applications to be used internally and externally by their company, and as designers of computer and video games. As technology and computers have come into the forefront in today's societ ...

(6 pages) 171 0 3.1 Apr/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Artificial Intelligence

Intellectual Property Law in Australia.

r intellectual property seeking protection. Namely Mondo are concerned with the protection of their computer software Mondo 2000, their fabric and jewellery. Mondo is seeking protection of the followi ... ject matter pursuant to the Copyright Act 1968 Cth:(a)The reverse engineering and adaptation of the computer software;(b)The imitation of the look and feel of the fabrics and the jewellery;(c)The conf ...

(10 pages) 135 1 3.7 May/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Software and copyright.

Current copright and patent laws are inapropriate for computer software; their imposition slows down software development and reduces competition. From th ... n software development and reduces competition. From the first computer as we know them, the ENIAC, computer software has become more and more important. From thousands of bytes on miles of paper to m ... foilsandwitched between two pieces of plastic, software has played an important part in the world. Computers have most likely played an important role in all our lives, from making math easier with c ...

(11 pages) 224 0 4.8 Jun/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Computer Ethics

Cyber Crime.

e two broad categories? What are some of the methods to prevent this crime?Cybercrime is the use of computer technology to commit crime. Individuals who wish to use a computer as a tool to facilitate ... rugs or other regulated substances without regulatory protections, and the unlawful distribution of computer software or other creative material protected by intellectual property rights.The two broad ...

(4 pages) 337 0 3.3 Sep/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

Advances Of Computer Mice- This report tells you who first made the computer mouse and how technology has advanced at made these mice better

Advances of Computer MiceThe Definition of Technology is the scientific method and material used to achieve a co ... y puck. This paved the way to graphical user interface and a way to transform the way we people use computers. Throughout the years of computer software and hard ware have changed drastically yet toda ... don't see why you would want too. This new design was to make your hand comfortable while using the computer. If your hand is not comfortable while using your computer it can cause health problems. Ba ...

(3 pages) 37 0 4.5 Jan/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Workplace Observation at MDB Coporation MGT 331 Describe your perception of the current organizational climate of your company.

AbstractMBD Corporation has been a leading developer of computer software for over ten years. My position in a small group named "Product Release Services" ... oup (R&D) leads the innovative market with many products and inventions that will enhance agile computer systems, mobile communications, media technology and gaming systems. All employees are requ ...

(3 pages) 318 0 4.2 Feb/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

How does CD technology work?

e early 1980's as a convienient way to store music. Now they are mainly used to hold music, data or computer software. CD's have become the standard medium for distributing large quantities of informa ... racking mechanism has to be able to move the laser at micron resolutions.The CD player has a lot of computer technology inside it, that is involved in the forming of the data into understandable data ...

(4 pages) 51 1 3.9 Mar/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

External/Internal Factors

e necessary adjustments to the day-to-day activities within their organizations. As an example, new computer software might be in need which might change the way that say, the order entry is done. Ano ... change will happen in a company because of the importance it plays. As discussed earlier, if a new computer system is needed, first the company needs to see if they can afford it. When additional com ...

(5 pages) 418 0 4.3 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

What is Software Engineering?

Software engineering applies both computer science and engineering philosophy, principles, and practices to the design and development ... This program indicates that software engineering is evolved using engineering approaches to develop computer software. This sort of software engineers will be obtained lectures. Those lectures should ... ment fields rather than common engineering area. Using engineering approaches to create and develop computer software appears to be more suitable. This can give more opportunity to software engineers ...

(4 pages) 62 0 4.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Business Accounting

keep score. To gain this knowledge will require that you go to school to learn both accounting and computer software that is used to support your particular business. With this knowledge, you can tal ...

(1 pages) 46 0 1.7 Jul/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

Software Piracy

Computers and computer software have come a long way in the last 10 to 15 years. It used to be that ... or organizing pictures, memory books, building homes, music, making movies, etc. The means of using computers are almost endless. Software is what allows us to do these things. The market for software ... much they are willing to spend.What is Pirated Software?Software piracy is unauthorized copying of computer software. Who does it? Anyone and everyone can do it and does. The average pirating goes on ...

(5 pages) 45 0 4.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

How a Community helps the individual

nd Technology. As a S.T.A.R.T. member my main responsibility was to help students use our mainframe computer software to find books and relevant information. My other duties included restocking books ...

(3 pages) 24 1 3.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Microsoft Antitrust Case Analysis Study

of different software products and services. Microsoft maintains internet sites as well as develops computer hardware and programs. Microsoft is the largest supplier of computer software in the world ... has become known for stable and reliable operating systems for the use of personal and professional computers throughout the nation (Microsoft Unified Communications, n.d).In May of 1998 the United St ...

(6 pages) 124 2 4.0 Mar/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Napster

pany that has recently come out within the last two years over the Internet. The company created a computer software that allows Internet users access to music. This new technology is an opportunity ...

(1 pages) 309 0 3.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Will Power

Fate does not exist, the events in our lives occur out of reason or our decisions. For example, the computer software tycoon, Bill Gates, C.E.O. of the worldwide software company Microsoft built his f ... mean that Mr. Gates could've made money out of thin air, because his fate was to be a multi-billion computer software tycoon? No, because Mr. Gates's decision to excel in his field of profession, as a ...

(2 pages) 385 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Extending Credit to Teens through Credit/Debit Car

on dollars for consumer purchases such as; clothes, health and beauty products, fast foods, videos, computers and computer software. Those numbers have grown even higher today as the teen market conti ...

(5 pages) 23 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues