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September 12, 2009

Sorry!

srikanth @ 9:41 pm, GMT +0000 ( 1252791701 ) Play

Guest question from Logik. Identify (1). He’s the author of book (2) and service (3) but has been in the news of late for a different reason.

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Answer:

Quoting Logik:  “John Graham Cumming, the compsci chap who led the Apologize to Alan Turing petition campaign.
Gordon brown recently issued a public apology on behalf of the British Government, about the ill-treatments meted out to Alan Turing, regarding his preferences.”


27 Responses to “Sorry!”

  1. Logik
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    John Graham Cumming, the compsci chap who led the Apologize to Alan Turing petition campaign.
    Gordon brown recently issued a public apology on behalf of the British Government, about the ill-treatments meted out to Alan Turing, regarding his preferences.


  2. udupendra
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    John Graham-Cumming


  3. prateekbhatt

    1)john graham-cumming
    2)the geek atlas
    3)popfile


  4. Chinmaya U.Holla
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    John Graham-Cumming.


  5. akhi
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    1. John Graham-Cumming
    2.The Geek Atlas
    3.POPFile mail filter


  6. krudebox
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    John Graham-Cumming.. Author of GeekAtlas and creator of PopFile


  7. Rogi
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    John Graham-Cumming


  8. John Graham-Cumming author of Geek Atlas and developer of POPFile made the British Government apologise to Alan Turing.


  9. John Graham-Cumming


  10. AmK
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    John Graham-Cumming (1), author of The Geek Atlas (2) and POPFile (3). Recently originated a successful petition to the British Government asking for an apology for its persecution of Alan Turing for his homosexuality.


  11. John Graham Cumming, who wrote the book the Geek Atlas started the service POPfile. He filed a petition against the British govt. this year asking for an apology to Alan Turing for his persecution for homosexuality.


  12. John Graham-Cumming… Geek atlas… POP file…. Alan Turing gay! So what?


  13. abhijeet

    1-John Graham Cumming
    2-The Geek Atlas
    3-Popfile


  14. shrik
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    John Graham-Cumming:

    – author of The Geek Atlas
    – creator of POPfile
    – jgrahamc on Hacker News
    – successfully petitioned UK govt to apologise for ultra-shabby treatment of Alan Turing.


  15. Raghuvansh
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    John Graham Cumming

    Asked the British government to apologize for twiddling with Turing, and succeeded.


  16. xtremevarun

    John Graham Cumming.He recently originated a petition to the British Government asking for an apology for its persecution of Alan Turing for his homosexuality which was successful.


  17. madhur
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    John Graham-Cumming author of The Geek Atlas (2) and POPFile (3)


  18. ohn Graham-Cumming is a British programmer best known for the open source POPFile email filtering program.He is the author of a travel book for people fascinated by science, mathematics and technology called The Geek Atlas.In 2009, he originated a petition to the British Government asking for an apology for its persecution of Alan Turing for his homosexuality.The petition was successful.


  19. byslexia

    1. John graham cummings
    2. Geek atlas
    3. Pop-file spam filtering program.


  20. Ananth
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    John Graham-Cumming


  21. Sourya

    POPFile creator John Graham-Cumming.
    To quote :”In 2009, he originated a petition to the British Government asking for an apology for its persecution of Alan Turing for his homosexuality.The petition was successful.”


  22. sidsen
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    is this a 377 repulsion inspired question? john (graham) cumming – with a name like that…


  23. varuns88
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    John Graham-Cumming


  24. sandy

    John Graham-Cumming


  25. 1. John Graham-Cumming
    2. Geek Atlas
    3. POPFile
    In 2009, he originated a petition to the British Government asking for an apology for its persecution of Alan Turing for his homosexuality.[6] The petition was successful


  26. Ajay Parasuram
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    1 – John Graham-Cumming
    2 – Geek Atlas
    3 – POP File logo


  27. Higgers

    John Graham-Cumming.


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