codebreakers - the final secret. A forgotten photograph found in a desk drawer has cast light on the secretive world of the female codebreakers who operated the world's first electronic computer used to crack Nazi messages during the Second World War.
Alan Turing’s Reading List: Books the Computing Pioneer Borrowed From His School Library
Alan Turing broke the German Enigma code during World War II and devised the Turing machine and the Turing test of computer intelligence. Unabashedly gay, he committed suicide after being convicted of homosexual acts.
The Alan Turing statue in Sackville Gardens, Manchester, England. Alan Turing broke the enigma code he was a computer scientist and mathematician. He was educated at King's College, Cambridge. By breaking the Enigma Code the war was shorten by 4 years.
The world's first stored-program computer, the Manchester Small-Scale Experimental Machine (SSEM) or Baby, built at the Victoria University of Manchester by Frederic C. Williams, Geoff Tootill and Tom Kilburn
Two things I love – computers and LEGOs! - LEGO Turing Machine by ecalpemos. This is a short documentary about the LEGO Turing Machine built by Jeroen van den Bos and Davy Landman at Centrum Wiskunde & Informatica (CWI), Amsterdam (Netherlands).
Directed by Michael Apted. With Dougray Scott, Kate Winslet, Saffron Burrows, Jeremy Northam. A young genius frantically races against time to crack an enemy code and solve the mystery surrounding the woman he loves.