Colossus was a set of computers developed by British codebreakers in 1943-
1945 to help in the cryptanalysis of the Lorenz cipher. Colossus used thermionic
Colossus, the first large-scale electronic computer, was used against the German
system of teleprinter encryption known at Bletchley Park as 'Tunny'.
World-famous rebuild of the first modern computer. Colossus, the world's first
electronic computer, had a single purpose: to help decipher the Lorenz-
Birth of the modern computer, Electronic computer, Colossus computer of Max
Newman and Tommy Flowers.
The British Colossus was the first ever programmable digital computer. This top
secret computer came into service at the end of 1943 and was developed to ...
Develop machines to crack German codes. Among their triumphs was Colossus,
an electronic code-breaking computer that remained classified until the 1970s.
Feb 7, 2014 ... The men and women who built Colossus, the world's first programmable
electronic digital computer, gathered at the National Museum of ...
Mar 9, 2012 ... Testimonials from the last living engineers who worked on the wartime code-
cracking machine Colossus have been gathered for a film ...
Aug 11, 2007 ... Demonstration video of the rebuilt Colossus computer at the Bletchley Park
Museum in action. This machine was designed during WWII to ...
Jan 26, 2014 ... A very short video showing the reconstructed Colossus Mk2 Computer in
operation at the National Museum of Computing at Bletchley Park.