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Reading Herbert Simon's generally quite good 1977 "What Computers Mean for Man and Society", I chanced on this paragraph, which has aged poorly, highlighted sentence particularly.

As we know now, Nazi German DID have extensive mechanised data processing, supplied, contracted, supported, and organised by IBM.

This detracts to the extreme from Simon's argument.

Full article:
pdfs.semanticscholar.org/a9e7/

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