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Definition of a malware

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Other terms relating to 'computer slang':

Definitions include: acronym for "Jesus Fucking Christ".
Definitions include: before.
Definitions include: the general appearance of software or a website.
Definitions include: any email that is unpleasant in tone or content.
Definitions include: a spontaneous public gathering of people organized via the internet.
Definitions include: in computing, an example or placeholder variable.
Definitions include: acronym for "way TMI", i.e. "way too much information".
Definitions include: prefix added to a noun to make it Internet-related.
Definitions include: of the title to an article or webpage, vague enough so that one has to click the title to learn what the destination is actually about.
Definitions include: an insufficient (and often dismissive) explanation of something complex.
Definitions include: a piece of non-functioning or outdated equipment that is inexplicably kept on premises - perhaps to serve as a doorstop.
Definitions include: acronym for "as far as I can tell".
Definitions include: "Internet BF", i.e. "Internet Boyfriend".
Definitions include: acronym for "die in a fire".
Definitions include: "hate".

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Other terms relating to 'software':

Definitions include: software still under copyright, but which is no longer distributed, sold, or supported.
Definitions include: legitimate software that is free to use, but displays advertising.
Definitions include: a type of shareware that interrupts use of the software to display a message asking the user to "register" the software (i.e. pay for it.)
Definitions include: computer software that occupies too many resources due to its preponderance of features.
Definitions include: a form of shareware where, in lieu of the "registration" fee, the author asks that users donate to a charity.
Definitions include: a form of shareware where, in lieu of the "registration" fee, the author asks that users donate to a charity.
Definitions include: software that has had features disabled to entice people to upgrade to a for-pay or more expensive version.
Definitions include: "Freeware" was originally the trademark of "PC-Talk" author Andrew Fluegelman.
Definitions include: shareware that uses guilt to encourage users to pay the "registration" cost.
Definitions include: shareware software that nags the user if it hasn't yet been purchased.
Definitions include: a type of shareware that only requires users to send a postcard to the author in order to purchase it.
Definitions include: software that is free to share with others and is - at least initially - free to use.
Definitions include: software that was purchased or written, but never used.
Definitions include: low-quality software.
Definitions include: software delivered in physical form.

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