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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.

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Of course this shouldn't be much of a surprise to anyone; GTA V killed it on every single level, creating the fully realized and interactive city of Los Santos that was absolutely brimming with personality and charisma. The game's roller-coaster narrative featured fantastic and believable performances from an incredible cast that rendered some of the most memorable characters in recent years. GTA V successfully created an immersive experience unlike anything I've ever played and it should be enjoyed by gamers of all kinds, of course as long as they're old enough.

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Games get government tax break in UK

Video games set or developed in the UK could qualify for tax relief if they meet a "Britishness test". More tea, Master Chief?

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Android Wear, Project Morpheus and UK Chromecast in podcast 381

Sony has unveiled its latest add-on for the PS4, Project Morpheus, while Google has made waves with a new wearable OS and the UK release of the Chromecast.

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2014 budget funds graphene research and an Alan Turing Institute

Your taxes are to fund development of 'wonder material' graphene and a big data institute named after scientist and war hero Alan Turing.

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Bot or not? Try to tell a human poet from a computer

The Bot or Not Web site, called a "Turing test for poetry," lets users guess whether poems have been penned by a human or an algorithm. It's not always easy.

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Code-breaker Alan Turing to be pardoned (finally)

Vilified by the British government for his homosexuality -- a fact that many say led to his suicide -- the famous mathematician and Enigma code-breaker is now likely to receive a posthumous pardon.

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Cryptography scientists win 2012 Turing Award

Association for Computing Machinery bestows its award on Shafi Goldwasser and Silvio Micali for pioneering technology in Internet security.

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Monopoly fans diss robot, choose cat as new token

In the battle to be Monopoly's newest token, the Internet's cat industrial complex crushes the real-estate hopes of robotkind.

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Celebrate Ada Lovelace Day

The day celebrates the achievements of women in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and math, with the intent to inspire and create new role models.

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Google backs Alan Turing Monopoly game

As part of the 100th anniversary of Alan Turing's birth, Google decides to back the release of a special Monopoly edition to honor one of its most famed players.

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Google's Nexus 7 home page ad: Is a doodle ad next?

Surely the next step in Google's evolution into a full-blown, big brand advertiser is to co-opt its lovely doodle team into doing home page ads.

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Google's 'I'm Feeling Lucky' button gets Playful, Artistic

Google's specialists in branding and self-promotion have done it again on the search site's iconic home page. No, it's not a new "doodle;" this time it's a tweak to the "I'm Feeling Lucky" button.

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