Computer software, or just software, is a collection of computer programs and related data that provides the instructions for telling a computer what to do and how to do it.

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Why is free software good for programmers? [closed]

When I say Free Software I mean it in the FSF terms. Free as in Free Speech, not as in Free Beer. Why is it a good idea for programmers to use and write Free Software?
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Should software patents be legal? [closed]

A really big issue that a lot of people have problems with is software patents. According to Wikipedia, some of the big issues with software patents include: Where the boundary between patentable ...