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Alan Turing

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Alan Turing | A Genius With A Complex Personal Life

 

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Alan Turing: Great Minds

 

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THE IMITATION GAME - Alan Turing's Interrogation - Film Clip

 

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Real "Imitation Game" code-breaker Olive Bailey describes Alan Turing

Alan Mathison Turing was an English mathematician, computer scientist, logician, cryptanalyst, philosopher and theoretical biologist. Turing was highly influential in the development of theoretical computer science, providing a formalisation of the concepts of algorithm and computation with the Turing machine, which can be considered a model of a general-purpose computer. Turing is widely considered to be the father of theoretical computer science and artificial intelligence. Despite these accomplishments, he was not fully recognised in his home country during his lifetime, due to his homosexuality, and because much of his work was covered by the Official Secrets Act.
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