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Answered 2016-04-08 23:51:17

Software is both a program and a code. A computer consists of hardware and software. The hardware is the stuff you can physically touch. The software is the programs and data, both of which must be digitally encoded.

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Answered 2015-02-06 17:43:07

It is both. Programs and data are all encoded in binary, thus they are software.

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