Colossus was the name of a series of computers developed by British
codebreakers in 1943-1945 to help in the cryptanalysis of the Lorenz cipher.
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-
Colossus, also called Mark I, early electronic computer, built during World War II
in England. The exigencies of war gave impetus and funding to computer ...
After Bill Tutte discovered the possible double delta attack against the Lorenz
cipher, the decryption of these German messages began to seem feasible.
Feb 6, 2014 ... The men and women who built Colossus, the world's first programmable
electronic digital computer, gathered at the National Museum of ...
Aug 11, 2007 ... Demonstration video of the rebuilt Colossus computer at the Bletchley Park
Museum in action. This machine was designed during WWII to ...
Mar 8, 2012 ... A short film made by Google to celebrate Colossus and those who built it, in
particular ... Colossus was the world's first electronic computer, us...
Mar 9, 2012 ... Colossus is regarded as being the world's first digital, electronic computer but the
story of its creation is not widely known because it was ...
Develop machines to crack German codes. Among their triumphs was Colossus,
an electronic code-breaking computer that remained classified until the 1970s.