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What is Software Development?

Software Development is the set of computer science programs dedicated to the process of creating, designing, deploying, and supporting software. Software development is the reason that you have access to application software such as Google Chrome, Safari, Firefox, Skype, Adobe Photoshop, and more.

Why is Software Development important?

One of the main ways that software development is prevalent is that it is key for business advancement and success. In a world where almost everything is technologically based, software development for a business is a key way for businesses to act differently and distinguish themselves from their competitors. Online marketing is a key way this is shown, promoting your business through the internet is very crucial for customer outreach and engagement.

It allows for direct communication with your target market as most people this day in age are immersed in technology. Improved sales, customer loyalty, and customer engagement all stem from building a solid digital foundation.

Another way that software development is prevalent is that it has introduced new systems of Artificial Intelligence otherwise known as AI. AI enables software to emulate human decision-making and learning. Some common types of AI that you may encounter in your everyday life are, Siri, Alexa, email spam filters, or even the Netflix recommendations on your smart tv.

AI use ranges in a wide variety of technologies. Even your handheld iPhone uses application software to make apps such as Safari, iTunes, Messages function.

Technology Development in Startup Wars

For example, if the user chooses to produce the mobile application over the WordPress website they will then be required to develop that application. The development of the application will allow the user the option to add new features and market the app so that it can generate a following and revenue for their company. Every product the user chooses to develop in Startup Wars has a life cycle.

First, the user must define objectives and layout a plan for their product. Next, the user will design their product by choosing what features they will and will not include in their product. Finally, the user will then launch their product to see how it performs in the real world, users are given weekly reports that grant them insight into the performance of their product.

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