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Wherever we are, what we hear is mostly noise. When we ignore it, it disturbs us. When we listen to it, we find it fascinating Screenprints by Eduardo Paolozzi Title: John Cage

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Amanda Abbington (Miss Mardle, Mr Selfridge. Mary Morstan, Sherlock) Martin Freeman (John Watson, Sherlock. Bilbo Baggins, The Hobbit) Benedict Cumberbatch (Sherlock, Sherlock, Alan Turing)

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from the Guardian

An Olympic honour for Alan Turing

An Olympic honour for Alan Turing : The 2012 Olympics offer the perfect chance to mark the anniversary of a great mathematician – and marathon runner. The last time Britain hosted the Olympics, in 1948, Turing tried out for the British Olympic marathon team. He came fifth in the trials. / John Graham-Cumming | @guardian | photo : The Alan Turing Internet Scrapbook [http://www.turing.org.uk/turing/scrapbook/run.html] | #AlanTuringYear

from the Guardian

Out with ICT and in with the British computing renaissance

Out with ICT and in with the British computing renaissance : By teaching children to be programmers rather than users, the legacy of Alan Turing and the BBC can finally be built upon / John Graham-Cumming | @guardian | #AlanTuringYear

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