[TUHS] OT: Happy birthday, Tommy Flowers!

Dave Horsfall dave at horsfall.org
Fri Dec 22 10:42:40 AEST 2017


Tommy Flowers MBE was born on this day in 1905; an electrical and 
mechanical engineer, he designed Colossus, arguably the world's first 
electronic computer, which was used to break the German "Lorenz" 
high-level cipher (not Enigma, as some think).

-- 
Dave Horsfall DTM (VK2KFU)  "Those who don't understand security will suffer."


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