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RE: Hand-Calcs vs. Computer Calcs

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Pretty interesting given that, about two and a half years later, the prediction came true!
-----Original Message-----
From: Phil Hodge [mailto:phil(--nospam--at)joistdesign.com]
Sent: Tuesday, October 05, 1999 2:37 PM
To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
Subject: Re: Hand-Calcs vs. Computer Calcs

It's been a few decades since I read that, but if I remember correctly he realized that his invention would allow manned missiles to replace unmanned ones, and committed suicide rather than teach math for that purpose.