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turing

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Turing Phone

On the outside, a 'liquid' alloy of five metals. On the inside, a security chip that pays homage to British cryptographer Alan Turing.

By April 23, 2015

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Alan Turing's handwritten notebook reveals his genius (pictures)

Rare manuscript gives a glimpse inside the mind of the man called "the father of modern computing."

14 Images By February 14, 2015

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Top secret notes by Alan Turing's codebreakers survived 70 years in Bletchley Park's walls

The handwritten workings were used to insulate the unheated huts where chilly Turing and his colleagues raced to break enemy codes.

By February 4, 2015

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See Alan Turing's lost notes, found in the walls of Bletchley Park 70 years later

The notes include the only surviving example of the code-cracking Banbury sheets that took advantage of a German mistake.

14 Images By February 4, 2015

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What is the Turing Test?

You've probably heard of the Turing Test for artificial intelligence, but how does it work? And what does it mean if a robot passes it?

By March 31, 2015

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Rare Alan Turing journal shows his genius at work

CNET gets a deeper look at the hidden notebook from the "father of modern computing," before it goes up for auction.

By February 14, 2015

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Never-before-seen handwritten Turing manuscript up for auction

A 56-page notebook in which the computer scientist and mathematical genius worked on the foundations of computing will fall under the hammer in April.

By January 26, 2015

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Cumberbatch talks Doctor Strange and seeing Turing in Apple logos

Actor Benedict Cumberbatch reveals his feelings about playing comic book superhero Doctor Strange and why he notices genius Alan Turing's influence in unexpected places.

By January 6, 2015

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Google boosts Turing Award computing prize to $1 million

Computer scientists no longer need have Nobel envy -- at least financially. A Google cash infusion quadrupled the size of the top computer science prize.

By November 14, 2014

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Cumberbatch's Turing passes the test in 'The Imitation Game'

Benedict Cumberbatch is on enigmatic form as the computing pioneer and war hero, but this biopic doesn't quite crack the code.

By November 12, 2014