computer components

motherboards

a motherboard is what all the components in a computer connect to. Unlike a backplane, a motherboard contains significant sub-systems such as the processor and other components. motherboard specifically refers to a PCB with expansion capability and as the name suggests, this board is the "mother" of all components attached to it, which often include sound cards, video cards,network cards, hard drives, or other forms of persistent storage.

Alan Turing

The enigma of WWII codebreaker Alan Turing

he was named the ‘father of the modern computer’, who played a critical war-time role in breaking the ciphers of Nazi Germany at Bletchley Park.