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2015 CyberCenturion Winners

The 2015 CyberCenturion National Finals, a competition for aspiring cyber security professionals, has been so successful that sponsor Northrop Grumman has announced that the competition will run again in 2016.

National CyberCenturion Final at TNMOC

Aspiring young cyber security professionals will compete in the first final of CyberCenturion in the home of Colossus on 17 April 2015. CyberCenturion aims to inspire students to take up careers in cyber security.

Margaret Sale President of new TNMOC Club

Anyone with an interest in computing history can join a new club at TNMOC to develop their passion and support the ongoing development of one of the great computing museums of the world.

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London lecture: From cutting edge to museum

On 24 June 2015, TNMOC co-founder Kevin Murrell will give a talk From cutting edge to museum piece in London as part of The Register Summer Lectures Programme. Discovering vintage computers and bringing them back into full working order.

Guided Tours

Insight Guided Tours of working computers from seven decades take place on Tuesdays at 2pm. Booking is advised. Tours last about 90 minutes and can accommodate up to 16 people. You can book online to ensure a place.

Easter Bytes is underway!

From 1 - 12 April 2015, TNMOC will be open every day from 12 noon to 5pm for Easter Bytes, a festival of digital fun and games for all the family. Robotics past and present, LEGO, Minecraft, computer music, a virtual maze and lots more!

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Video: EDSAC Project Trustees review and plan

The EDSAC reconstruction is on track and now the educational potential beckons. The Project Trustees meet to review progress and plan to exploit the huge educational value of the reconstruction of the 1949 computer.

Video of opening of EDSAC Gallery

The full video of the opening of the EDSAC Gallery at TNMOC. Hermann Hauser performs the official opening as key parts of the reconstruction are commissioned and the sights and sounds of computing in the late 1940s are brought to life.

Hermann Hauser opens EDSAC display

Hermann Hauser has officially opened the EDSAC display. Key parts of EDSAC were commissioned, and the sights, sounds, heat and sheer size of computing in the late 1940s were brought to life.

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Reaction to CyberCenturion

Amongst the many plaudits for the CyberCenturion event at TNMOC last week, Kelly Thomas, of Bishops Blue Coat High School, Chester wrote to say how much her team enjoyed the event.

Collectaholics takes a look at Colossus

Colossus has featured in a BBC2's Collectaholics as an example of the power of of conserving and rebuilding vintage computers. You can see the result on BBC iPlayer.

TNMOC on BBC Radio 4

Two BBC radio programmes featuring TNMOC are now online. In Ways of Thinking looked at creative coding and in a five-part daily series Aleks Krotoski explored Codes That Changed the World.

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