Issue No. 04 - July-Aug. (2012 vol. 29)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MS.2012.103
Grady Booch , IBM
Computing has transformed humanity in ways that we have only begun to metabolize. Computing amplifies what we celebrate most about being human, but it also has the capacity to magnify that which we mourn. Exploring the story of computing has value, for an educated populace is far more able to reconcile its past, reason about its present, and be intentional about its future.
human experience, computing, society, history, future, implications
G. Booch, "The Human Experience," in IEEE Software, vol. 29, no. , pp. 13-15, 2012.