Code Breaking

At Last! Turing Granted Posthumous Pardon For 'Homosexual Activity'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

Second World War code-breaker Alan Turing has been given a posthumous royal pardon for a 61-year-old conviction for homosexual activity. Campaigner...

Can You Crack This Code?

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 12.09.2013 | UK Tech

The government's secretive listening post, GCHQ, have launched an online test to recruit the next generation of codebreakers. The first stage of th...

Code-Breaking Cogs 'Which Helped End WW2' Discovered

PA | Posted 06.05.2012 | UK

A set of cogs from the Second World War Enigma code-breaking machine has been discovered after languishing in a cupboard for up to 30 years. The th...

WWII Code-Breaking Centre Bletchley Park Gets £4.6 million Boost

PA | Melanie Hick | Posted 04.12.2011 | UK Tech

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- The Second World War code-breaking centre at Bletchley Park is to receive £4.6 million to help restore the site that played a pi...

Secret WWII Enigma Codebreaking Documents Revealed After 66 Years (PHOTOS)

Melanie Hick | Posted 05.11.2011 | UK

A top secret report on the full extent of Bletchley Park's involvement in cracking the Nazi enigma code in WWII has been released. The report, writ...