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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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Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing 12 Deluxe: Win9X

For students and novice typists who let their fingers do the working, Mavis Beacon is your lady, especially if you need to churn out papers faster.

July 17, 2001

4 stars Editors' rating July 17, 2001

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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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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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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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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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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

Review

NAD Electronics D 3020 Hybrid Digital Amplifier

If you're looking to ditch your giant AV receiver for a compact stereo amp, the NAD D 3020 is the one to get.

September 30, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating September 30, 2013
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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