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?
CNET gets a deeper look at the hidden notebook from the "father of modern computing," before it goes up for auction.
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.
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.
Video games set or developed in the UK could qualify for tax relief if they meet a "Britishness test". More tea, Master Chief?
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.
Your taxes are to fund development of 'wonder material' graphene and a big data institute named after scientist and war hero Alan Turing.
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.
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.
Association for Computing Machinery bestows its award on Shafi Goldwasser and Silvio Micali for pioneering technology in Internet security.
In the battle to be Monopoly's newest token, the Internet's cat industrial complex crushes the real-estate hopes of robotkind.
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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