Today, a 100 years ago Alan Turing was born. As a form of celebration Google has put a functioning Turing machine as their latest doodle. A Turing machine is a device that uses a tape with symbols that are manipulated according to certain rules and as you can imagine it was proposed by Turing in 1936.
- A LEGO Turing Machine (geeknative.com)
- For Alan Turing’s Birthday: A LEGO Turing Machine (tor.com)
- Why we owe it all to Alan Turing (gigaom.com)
- Google Doodle – A Turing Machine Puzzle (i-programmer.info)