Published on July 16, 2018 by

Charles Babbage’s Analytical Engine was designed as the first Turing complete computer – before Turing was even born. Sadly it was never built. Professor Brailsford explains with the help of Sydney Padua’s illustrations.

More of Sydney’s work: http://bit.ly/1de83fM

Analytical Engine project: http://bit.ly/Computerphile_Plan28
Lovelace Symposium : http://bit.ly/Computerphile_LovelaceSymp
Stephen Wolfram’s Blog on Ada Lovelace: http://bit.ly/Computerphile_Wolfram_Ada

Turing Complete: https://youtu.be/RPQD7-AOjMI
Sorting Secret: COMING SOON
Password Cracking: https://youtu.be/7U-RbOKanYs
Slow Loris Attack: https://youtu.be/XiFkyR35v2Y
Quantum Computing ‘Magic’: https://youtu.be/BYx04e35Xso
Sixty Symbols – Ada’s Tomb: https://youtu.be/OSQRTTuHLP8
Undecidability Tangent: https://youtu.be/nsZsd5qtbo4

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This video was filmed and edited by Sean Riley.

Computer Science at the University of Nottingham: http://bit.ly/nottscomputer

Computerphile is a sister project to Brady Haran’s Numberphile. More at http://www.bradyharan.com

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