Computer Science in Layman's Terms

A brief history of the epic battle over the fate of Qualcomm

The massive fight over the fate of Qualcomm, which chipmaker Broadcom seeks to acquire in the largest deal in technology effort, took another dramatic turn..

Matthew Lynley | 2018-03-13T00:27:11Z
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John Oliver helps you explain cryptocurrencies to your neighbor

John Oliver’s main skill is that he’s usually pretty good at explaining complex and boring topics in short TV segments. And this week’s episode of Last..

Romain Dillet | 2018-03-12T14:32:40Z
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Dropbox sets IPO range $16-18, valuing it below $10B, as Salesforce ponies up $100M

After announcing an IPO in February, today Dropbox updated its S-1 filing with pricing. The cloud services and storage company said that it expects to price..

Ingrid Lunden | 2018-03-12T12:43:47Z
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Platform power is crushing the web, warns Berners-Lee

On the 29th birthday of the world wide web, its inventor, Sir Tim Berners-Lee, has sounded a fresh warning about threats to the web as a force for good,..

Natasha Lomas | 2018-03-12T11:20:43Z
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