Computer People

  • Joseph Jacquard

    Joseph Jacquard
    Developed the punch card which helped pave the way for automatic information processing.
  • Charles Babbage

    Charles Babbage
    Charles Babbage created the Difference Engine which led to a similar organizational system used in computers today.
  • Charles Babbage

    Charles Babbage
    After designing the Difference Engine, Babbage set forth a plan to develop the Analytical Engine which was completed in 1835
  • Konrad Zuse

    Konrad Zuse
    Built the Z1, the first known digital binary computer.
  • Alan Turing

    Alan Turing
    Broke the German's Enigma Code.
  • John von Neumann

    John von Neumann
    Developed the architechture for storage area in a computer.
  • Ted Nelson

    Ted Nelson
    Developed a computer-based hypertext.
  • Douglas Engelbart

    Douglas Engelbart
    First used mouse and keyboard to operate a computer.
  • Marcian Hoff

    Marcian Hoff
    Credited with helping develop the first commercial microprocessor.
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    Philip Estridge

    Led the developement of IBM.
  • Steve Jobs

    Steve Jobs
    One of the developers the Apple Computers.
  • Bill Gates

    Bill Gates
    Developed a simplified command line interface.
  • Tim Berners-Lee

    Tim Berners-Lee
    Developed the World Wide Web.
  • Linus Torvalds

    Linus Torvalds
    Develop Linux operating system and made version (0.01).
  • Satoshi Nakamoto, Gavin Andresen, Pieter Wuille, Nils Schneider, Jeff Garzik, Wladimir J. van der Laan, and Gregory Maxwell

    Made a peer-to-peer electronic cash system