When Computers Became of Interest in Politics

  title={When Computers Became of Interest in Politics},
  author={Sten Henriksson},
  booktitle={History of Nordic Computing},
Technical progress was for a long time uncontroversial in the Scan movements. World events like the American war in Vietnam and a new zeitgeist of the sixties and politically aware computer enthusiasts started seeing com themes were central in the Swedish discussion: the IBM hegemony, computers a the threat to democratic development by a changed balance of power. Swedish recollected from a personal point of view. Introduction In the first decades following WW II, technical developments like nu… CONTINUE READING