How Software is Harming Science, Engineering

Despite the popularity of social networks, the world really needs more computer science -- not software, Vivek Wadhwa argues

A recent column by Netscape co-founder, software entrepreneur, and noted Silicon Valley venture capitalist Marc Andreessen caused a stir in the tech community. Andreessen postulated that the software industry was “eating the world” and “poised to take over broad swathes of the economy.” This is delusional.

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