ada lovelace

computer

Inside the Relationship Between Man and Machine in 'The Imitation Game'

We talked to the director and editor of the film starring Benedict Cumberbatch.
Becky Chung
5.30.16
machines

Charles Babbage's Analytical Engine Takes on Deep Learning

Thanks to a UK computer scientist and a simulated Analytical Engine.
Michael Byrne
4.27.16
Culture

Ada Lovelace and the Impossible Expectations We Have of Women in STEM

Why are we so obsessed with our female role models' personal flaws?
Victoria Turk
12.10.15
Art

The World's First Computer Programmer Becomes a Comic Book Superheroine

In honor of Ada Lovelace Day, we spoke to Sydney Padua, who reimagined 19th century countess and mathematician Ada Lovelace as a feisty crime fighter.
Noémie Jennifer
10.13.15
women

Ada Lovelace Was the First Person to Understand the Real Potential of Computers

The Victorian mathematician's legacy goes beyond the first published computer program.
Victoria Turk
10.13.15
Design

$1.5 Million Worth of Tech History Goes to Auction

Bonhams New York is auctioning off an Apple-1, a Nazi Enigma machine, and a letter from Darwin stating he doesn’t believe in God.
Noémie Jennifer
9.17.15
tech

The Ada Initiative, a Women in Tech Non-Profit, Is Shutting Down

The feminist organization will publish its training materials so others can use them.
Kari Paul
8.4.15
Art

Drawing Robot Sketches C-3PO and a T-800 Terminator

Yeah, Patrick Tresset's 'Robot Portraits' series gets meta.
Beckett Mufson
6.26.15
Art

Monumental Women Transform London Skyline

Celebrate International Women’s Day with James Merry's renderings of what London might look like with giant statues of important women in history.
Sami Emory
3.8.15
Music

This Ada Lovelace-Inspired Artwork Pits Musicians Against a Robot

A new installation asks musicians to respond to a robot whose movements are inspired by mathematician Ada Lovelace's work.
Katherine Templar Lewis
10.14.14
machines

Forget Turing, the Lovelace Test Has a Better Shot at Spotting AI

To pass the Lovelace Test a machine has to create something original, that it wasn't programmed to do.
Jordan Pearson
7.8.14
Art

Australia Lights Up With Conrad Shawcross' Robot Powered Installation

We talk to the artist about his new machines that know how to 1,2 step.
TCP Staff
1.22.14
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