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Name:Chong Shuet Ting
Title: The Latest Open Source Software Available and the Latest Development in ICT (COMPUTER SYSTEM)

1.1Meaning of open source software
1.2Meaning of hardware
1.3Meaning of software

2.0The latest open source Operating System (OS)
2.1Meaning of open source
2.2Examples of Open Source Operating System

3.0The latest open source Application software
3.1Meaning of open source application software
3.2Example of open source application software

4.0The latest development in ICT

5.0Pervasive computing
5.1Meaning of pervasive computer
5.2Example of pervasive computer



1.1Meaning of open source software
: Open-source software (OSS) is computer software that is available in source code form: the source code and certain other rights normally reserved for copyright holders are provided under an open-source license that permits users to study, change, improve and at times also to distribute the software. Open source software is very often developed in a public, collaborative manner. Open-source software is the most prominent example of open-source development and often compared to (technically defined) user-generated content or (legally defined) open content movements.

1.2Meaning of hardware
:Hardware is the physical aspect of computers, telecommunications, and other devices. Hardware is a general term for equipment that can be touched/held by hand such as keys, locks, hinges, latches, handles, wire, chains, belts, plumbing supplies, electrical supplies, tools, utensils, cutlery and machine parts.

1.3Meaning of 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. Software refers to one or more computer programs and data held in the storage of the computer for some reasons. In other words, software is...
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