Computer Pioneers

By Neeey
  • Ada Lovelace

    Ada Lovelace
    The world’s first computer programmer.
  • Grace Hopper

    Grace Hopper
    Grace HopperShe was one of the first programmers of the Harvard Mark 1 computer. She developed the first complier for a computer programming language. Grace also conceptualized the idea of machine independent programming languages. She was credited with popularizing the term “debugging” for fixing computer glitches.
  • Jean Sammet

    Jean Sammet
    Is an American computer scientist who developed FORMAC programming language 1962
  • Philip Estridge

    Philip Estridge
    Led development of the original IMB PC
  • Adam Osborne

    Adam Osborne
    Introduced the first portable computer
    He specialized in easy-to-follow computer manuals
    Founded Paperback Software International, which specialized in inexpensive computer softwar
  • Anita Borg

    Anita Borg
    Read more about AnitaCreator of Systers. The first e-mail network for women in technology. Founded the Institute for Women and Technology.
  • Steve Wozniak

    Steve Wozniak
    Steve Wozniak is known for being the co-founder of Apple with Steve Jobs. He also is known for inventing the Apple Computer ||.
  • Bill Gates

    Bill Gates
    More on Bill GatesFounder of Microsoft
  • Robert Morris

    Robert Morris
    Was the first computer hacker
  • Steve Jobs

    Steve Jobs
    Steve JobsSteve Jobs was the founder, Chairman, and CEO of Apple inc. In the early 1980 Steve jobs released the first Macintosh.