Confusions and Connections
I wrote a piece for my other blog as well as re-using it here for International Women’s Day so for this year I have decided to delve deeper into the ...more
Alan Turing poster for The Imitation Game
Written September 27, 2014
The first character poster for The Imitation Game, the upcoming Alan Turing biopic. It’s Benedict Cumberbatch as Alan gets the honour of the first one that’s released. It’s a simple poster but ...more
Colossus’ home from the air
Written August 20, 2015
An operator of Colossus, the world’s first electronic computer, came to her wartime workplace to fly a drone in one of the many pop-up events of the Summer Bytes Festival ...more
Dorothy Du Boisson and Colossus
Written March 12, 2013
I don’t write, normally, about dead people but I will make an exception here. Yes, you may argue that I already have done in this post.  That one is actually ...more
The brand new trailer for The Imitation Game is out. This trailer isn’t that much different than the other ones that we have seen. It does go into the recruitment of ...more
Mei Roberts signing books.
Launch of the Lorenz book at The National Museum of Computing Capt Jerry Roberts’ autobiography Lorenz, telling the inside story of the breaking of Hitler’s most secret cipher, has been launched ...more
Keira Knightley is Joan Clarke
Written October 7, 2014
The second character poster for The Imitation Game has hit. It’s Keira Knightley as Joan Clarke. Joan is as pivotal, in a way, as Alan Turing in the war against Enigma. ...more
This week marks the 25th anniversary of the Save Bletchley Park Campaign and The National Museum of Computing pays tribute to all those campaigners and specially to Margaret Sale, thought ...more
The Imitation Game gets a trailer
Written September 19, 2014
It’s been a while since the teaser trailer and a single image was released for the upcoming film about Alan Turing, The Imitation Game. Now we have been sent over ...more
The Imitation Game’s accurate poster
Written September 28, 2014
Late last week we saw the latest poster for The Imitation Game. Whist having a drink with an old friend we were talking about the film and the new poster and ...more
TNMoC opens a new gallery
Written May 16, 2015
Last week saw the opening of the new Air Traffic Control [ ATC ] opened at the National Museum of Computing [ TNMoC ]. Sponsored by NATS.  The exhibit shows the ...more
Turing and The Imitation Game
Written November 14, 2014
One of the greatest mathematical minds of the 20th century is getting a film about himself. The Imitation Game. Starring Benedict Cumberbatch as our hero Alan Turing. Someone, Alan not Bendidict, ...more

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