C++ is used in various areas:
Application - it is used for the development of new applications of c++.
Games - this language is also used for developing games.
Animation-There are animated software’s, which are developed with the help of C++ language. 3D animation, modeling, simulation, rendering software are referred to as the powerful toolset.
Web browser- this language is used for developing browser’s as well. C++ is used for making Google Chrome, and Mozilla Internet browser Firefox.
Database access- This language is also used for developing database software or open source database software.
Operating system- It is also used for developing most of the operating systems for Microsoft and few parts of the Apple operating system. Microsoft Windows 95, 98, 2000, XP, office, Internet Explorer and visual studio, Symbian mobile operating systems are mainly written in C++ language only.