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Astonishing 'Human Computer' Dies At 83

Posted 04.28.2013 | Science

By: Marc Lallanilla, Assistant Editor Published: 04/26/2013 12:46 PM EDT on LiveScience Quick: What's the cube root of 61,629,875? Stumped? Shaku...

As Computers Get Smart, We're Getting Dumb

Stephen Baker | Posted 11.29.2011 | Technology
Stephen Baker

Rules are dumb. We all know it. Each of us has a magnificent brain, the most intricately engineered known artifact in the universe, and yet in a world of rules, we're not trusted to exercise our judgment.