from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The study of computation and computer technology, hardware, and software.
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- n. The study of computers and their architecture, languages, and applications, in all aspects, as well as the mathematical structures that relate to computers and computation.
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- n. the branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures
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Robert Stephens , who founded Geek Squad in 1994 while studying computer science at the University of Minnesota—calling his repairmen "agents" and dressing them in black-and-white uniforms modeled after workers in NASA's mission control in the 1960s—says the "Streisand Effect is real" for Best Buy.
Yodpinit (master’s in computer science from Illinois, with several years’ system experience), and the veteran computer programmers were key figures in the small (141) but well-qualified staff reporting to Nutchanart.
In the meantime, Google needed to stay competitive, which meant hiring the top graduates of the top math, engineering, and computer science programs in the country-MIT, Caltech, Stanford, Berkeley.
At my table was a frowning, buzz-cut retired air force corpsman who had recently been elected to the city council and who wanted to make sure the library computers weren't being used to access porn; a junior high school student with razor-wire braces who won a computer science contest by using his laptop to graph local marijuana prices; the furtive founder of a local keyboard manufacturing company that was in the process of moving to Belize; and the manager of one especially cutting-edge firm called Jocko's Soft Tacos: "We just got a new computer for our drive-thru window that has cut in half the number of Mexi-Bobs that we throw away."
For the majority of the faculty in physical education and some of those well-versed in the application of computer science in it, the three-day Asian Conference on Physical Education