computer science education actually being useful as a general-purpose skillset for day-to-day programming. Or making much of a difference.


What is the biggest scam in tech that is deemed acceptable?



there are, indeed, niches where a computer science education is in fact useful! Plain old web development is not one of them, sorry.

@zkat Damn right. I'm a senior dev in a major software consultancy and I've never taken a computer science course! Guess my major?

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