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- abbr. capital stock
- abbr. chief of staff
- abbr. Christian Science
- abbr. civil service
- abbr. conditioned stimulus
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- Computer science
- customer service
- controlled substance
- Child Support
- Counter-Strike, an FPS computer game
- The statistic "Caught Stealing"
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Usually CS activates a chip when the signal is low (0volts), and idles it when the signal is high (5volts); this is usually denoted by / CS, #CS, or!
Applications research within CS is a second-class citizen to non-application focused areas of Computer Science research.
16 Comments - “Motorola H12 Blueooth headset” - Comments Feed boxzor (UID#2398) on September 15th, 2009 at 5: 43 am why would you use a 1 ear headset in CS, the whole reason of wearing a headset while playing CS is to hear the direction of gunfire and footsteps.
He has a 24-year aged daughter which got her masters in CS from Cornell.
When I think about culture in CS issues, though, I tend to concentrate on the people, the conversations, the interactions.
But ultimately, the biggest barrier to entry – even as a devoutly Star Trek-loving male – during my one term in CS was the fact that the lounge gave off a “hard core CS folks only” sort of vibe.
For those of you reading that are working in CS, or teaching CS, or studying CS: what are your thoughts on these questions?
Lesley, you make an excellent point — I think intro CS is becoming one of those classes that you “should” take before you graduate — and I hear this sentiment from a lot more of my students as time goes on.
Oh, and percentage of women students in CS now averages 12% – the lowest ever.
I've just finished reading When Gods Die, which is the second book in CS Harris 'historical suspense series and I can't rave about it enough!