Programs and applications
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Computer programs and applications run on top of the operating
system. In some cases, the program is a layer between the OS and another
A program consists of instructions for a particular
purpose. This layer enables a user to interact with the hardware inside
the computer to execute calculations, send information to a printer,
another computer or screen.
The articles in this section describe open-source applications that we are familiar with and their uses.