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Alan Turing: Why the Tech World's Hero Should Be a Household Name

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Alan Turing, King's College, Cambridge

Turing studied mathematics at King's College, Cambridge, before obtaining a Ph.D. from Princeton University.

Credit: King's College Library, Cambridge

I've worked in computing, and more specifically computer networking, nearly all my life. It's an industry in a constant state of innovation, always pushing beyond the limits of current capability. It is sometimes said that "broadband" is whatever network speed you don't have, yet! Things we take for granted today were, not that long ago, huge technological breakthroughs.

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