Issue No. 04 - October-December (2008 vol. 30)
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Marie Hicks , Duke University
In 1945, Turing theorized the "braking" effect of human operators on computing systems. Today, a modified version of his analogy still holds utility, despite the rapid pace of technical improvement in the intervening years.
British Computing, Automation, Labor, Turing, human brake
M. Hicks, "Repurposing Turing's "Human Brake"," in IEEE Annals of the History of Computing, vol. 30, no. , pp. 108, 2008.