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Ian Slinger

ianjs@outside.ofa.dog

Joined 4 months ago

Science geek, technology geek, software geek.

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2024 Reading Goal

33% complete! Ian Slinger has read 4 of 12 books.

Alan Turing (Paperback, 1984, Simon & Schuster (Paper)) 3 stars

Alan Turing: The Enigma (1983) is a biography of the British mathematician, codebreaker, and early …

Review of 'Alan Turing' on 'Goodreads'

3 stars

Some fascinating insights into Turing's work but the book goes into excruciating detail of his personal life.

Probably should expect that from a biography, and it was worth it for the insights into cryptography and his seminal work on computability theory.