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May I know what is the difference between computer science and information technology?

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Generally, computer science refers to designing and building computer and computer program. Information Technology, on the other hand refers to maintaining and troubleshooting those computer and their network, system, and database to ensure they run smoothly. As the time goes on, information technology increase its coverage. Data security such as hashing/encryption, blockchain … are also considered under information technology. You can conclude that anything related to data such as storing, transferring, processing are information technology.