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Computing amplifies governments’ actions but can also temper their behavior by enabling mechanisms for private communication and for open, transparent communication by a nation’s people Similarly, governments can help focus the artifacts of computing on their citizens’ health and happiness, and temper it as well.
About Grady Booch
Grady Booch is a Chief Scientist of Software Engineering at IBM. He is recognized internationally for improving the art and the science of software development and has served as architect and architectural mentor for numerous complex software-intensive systems around the world. The author of six best-selling books and several hundred articles on computing, he has lectured on topics as diverse as software methodology and the morality of computing. He is an IBM Fellow, an IEEE Fellow, an ACM Fellow, a World Technology Network Fellow, and a Software Development Forum Visionary.