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Simson L. Garfinkel is a freelance writer, computer entrepreneur, and columnist for the Boston Globe. His articles have appeared in more than fifty publications, including ComputerWorld, Forbes, the New York Times, and Technology Review. Hal Abelson is Class of 1922 Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
— biography from Architects of the Information Society: Thirty-Five Years of the Laboratory for Computer Science at MIT
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