I congratulate the British film industry on The Imitation Game - another outstanding, world-class production... I cannot help but feel disappointed that the Polish contribution to breaking the Enigma code was not more prominently highlighted. Marian Rejewski, Jerzy Różycki and Henryk Zygalski, three brilliant Polish mathematicians, must be credited with the first breaking of the Enigma codes.
Benedict Cumberbatch is a man in demand. His fans, variously, want to know when Sherlock is returning to the small screen
To be competitive, firms need to streamline processes, raise productivity and meet targets. Yet real innovations often demand a little time dawdling in the slow lane, thinking rather than ticking boxes.
Benedict Cumberbatch has launched a tirade against anti-gay extremism in a new interview, claiming he would be willing to
Amelia is a pleasant, bright, professional. She is personable, learns quickly, and can speak 20 languages. She dresses like
Benedict Cumberbatch's isolation as Alan Turing is palpable in the latest trailer for 'The Imitation Game'. The 'Sherlock
Shah and Warwick's mistaken claim that Eugene Goostman passed Turing's test rests on their having confused his prediction about the year 2000 for a statement of what counts as passing the test. Turing's own careful specification of what actually does count as passing his test simply gets ignored...
Turing committed suicide in 1954 - cyanide poisoning from an apple he had deliberately contaminated - widely seen as the result of his conviction in 1952 of indecency (Turing was gay) and the punitive course of chemical castration he was inflicted with as punishment for his 'crime.'
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