Alan Turing, Father of Computing, Codebreaker and Arrested for Being Gay

The Life and Times of a Remarkable Man

Before the world would begin developing artificial intelligence, Alan Turing was asking the question, “Can machines think?” In 1936, this became his idea for the development of the “The Turing Test” or “Universal Turing Machine”, a machine that could be programmed to perform a series of tasks. Turing biographer Andrew …