No Laughing Matter
By Grady Booch

In this Episode

Computational humor is a technically intriguing problem. And, in the journey to understand the theories, mechanisms, and algorithms that discern and define funny, we learn something about ourselves and what it means to be human.

From IEEE Software’s Issue 5 – September/October 2016




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.