This man, Alan Turing, helped win World War II by inventing a computer than could decrypt German messages encoded with the Enigma machine. In addition, he formally described the concepts of algorithms and computation. He proved that anything computable on one machine, is computable on another, given enough time. He is the father of computer science. After the war he was tried in court for being gay, found gulty, forced to take castration pills, and then driven to suicide. Britan has…

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.

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Alan Turing's Letter to Maria explaining the principles of Solitaire. Maria was the young daughter of Turning's sympathetic psychiatrist and friend.  Click through.

Playing solitaire with Turing

The Imitation Game - Benedict Cumberbatch

The Imitation Game - Benedict Cumberbatch, Matthew Goode, and Kiera Knightley as Alan Turing, Hugh Alexander, and Joan Clarke.

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Could you have been a codebreaker at Bletchley Park?

The famed British codebreakers of Bletchley Park placed a challenging crossword puzzle in the Daily Telegraph newspaper on January Anyone (man or woman) who could solve it in un…

The official book behind the film, The Imitation Game, this is a dramatic portrayal of the life and work of Alan Turing, one of Britain's most extraordinary unsung heroes, and one of the world's great

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The Imitation Game, starring Keira Knightley and Benedict Cumberbatch — from his efforts to break Germany's Enigma code during World War II to his conviction for homosexuality.

Letters reveal Alan Turing’s battle with his sexuality / @guardian | #alanturing100

Letters reveal Alan Turing’s battle with his sexuality

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THE IMITATION GAME (2014) ~ Starring Benedict Cumberbatch as Alan Turing. Teaser graphic for the film.

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Attitude Magazine unveils Alan Turing cover: "The gay man who saved the world"

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