Colossus Computer

Here’s a very interesting talk about the secrecy of the first electronic digital computer

That thing draws 8KW !!!

It is also to be noticed that a movie about Alan Turing will soon be released

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tommy_Flowers

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alan_Turing

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Colossus_computer

explanation of its working (with schematics !!!) : http://www.codesandciphers.org.uk/lorenz/colossus.htm

 

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