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Colossus computer


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 ...

Colossus: The Secrets of Bletchley Park's Codebreaking Computers


Colossus, the first large-scale electronic computer, was used against the German system of teleprinter encryption known at Bletchley Park as 'Tunny'.

The Colossus Gallery | The National Museum of Computing


World-famous rebuild of the first modern computer. Colossus, the world's first electronic computer, had a single purpose: to help decipher the Lorenz- encrypted ...

Colossus | computer | Britannica.com


Nov 5, 2015 ... Early electronic computer, built during World War II in England. The exigencies of war gave impetus and funding to computer research.

Historic Colossus computer marks 70th anniversary - Gizmag


Feb 6, 2014 ... The men and women who built Colossus, the world's first programmable electronic digital computer, gathered at the National Museum of ...

The Colossus - Tony Sale


Bletchley Park Museum, Lorenz cipher, Colossus, electronic technology. ... Colossus design started in March 1943. By December ... The Colossus Computer .

Colossus — we connect a PicoScope oscilloscope to the world's first ...


Colossus. The Pico team connect an oscilloscope to the worlds first computer.

Celebrating Colossus, the codebreaking computer - BBC News


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 ...

Colossus Computer - Spartacus Educational


Read the essential details about the Colossus Computer that includes images and quotations about the main figures in breaking the code of the Lorenz Machine ...

The Colossus Machine - Stanford Computer Science


The Colossus machine greatly surpassed the ability of the Heath Robinson. ... Although this seems very different from modern computers which store programs  ...

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Colossus - Crypto Museum


Jan 23, 2015 ... Colossus was an electronic digital computer, built during WWII from over 1700 valves (tubes). It was used to break the codes of the German ...

Colossus - History of Computers


Birth of the modern computer, Electronic computer, Colossus computer of Max Newman and Tommy Flowers.

Breaking the Code - CHM Revolution - Computer History Museum


Develop machines to crack German codes. Among their triumphs was Colossus, an electronic code-breaking computer that remained classified until the 1970s.