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Remembering legendary Enigma code breaker Mavis Batey

If you don't know of Mavis Batey, you should. Her work cracking the Enigma machine's coded messages was crucial to the success of D-Day landings during WWII.

By November 14, 2013

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Be a code breaker: Enigma machines up for auction

Bid on a piece of WWII spy history with an unprecedented collection of cipher machines and accessories up for sale at Christie's auction house through Dec. 3.

By December 2, 2014

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Open Enigma Project: Build your own encryption machine

S&T Geotronics wants to give collectors and cryptographers a chance to re-create a piece of encryption history with a special kit for building an open-source Enigma machine.

By March 31, 2014

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Code breaker casting call: Be a part of Bletchley Park history

England's Bletchley Park, known for its WWII code breakers, is the subject of an open casting call January 17 and 18 for an upcoming interactive installation.

By January 7, 2014

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DIY spy: Make your own WWII Enigma Machine

Make Alan Turing proud by crafting your own replica of the historic Enigma cryptomachine with this extensive tutorial by ST-Geotronics.

By December 30, 2013

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Grammy nominees climb in music store rankings

Rihanna, the Preservation Jazz Hall Band, and Chuck D had big bumps, according to Amazon.

By February 11, 2013

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Microsoft's AV search tech tapped by Energy Dept.

The U.S. Department of Energy is making use of audio search and indexing technology from Microsoft's Research group for a science video site.

By February 9, 2011

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Amazon music sale: $1.99 MP3 albums (and how to get one free)

Albums from John Mayer, Lady Gaga, Pink Floyd, Weezer, and many other artists are on sale for just 2 bucks apiece. Use this code to score one for free!

By November 27, 2010

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Lollapalooza phone apps integrate with Facebook

App for this weekend's rock festival in Chicago includes free Wi-Fi to help you avoid the AT&T overload.

By August 5, 2010

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Learn to type on your desktop, iPhone with TypingWeb

Learn how to type better and faster with TypingWeb.

By May 29, 2008