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Computer Programmer

Richard Brodie

Richard Brodie About Computer programmer most famous for being the creator of Microsoft Word. After leaving Microsoft in 1994, he became a professional poker player as well as an author, releasing books like 1993’s Getting Past OK and 1995’s Virus of the Mind.  Other Informations He began studying Computer Science at Harvard College in 1977. …

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Marco Gomez

Marco Gomez About Software engineer and computer programmer who is recognized for his work in the fields of WebGL-GLSL. As of late 2019, he was a senior software engineer for the logistics and supply chain Hermes.  Other Informations He worked as a programming manager for Machinima. He worked as an asset manager and a stock trader. He was …

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John McAfee

John McAfee About Computer programmer who founded McAfee, Inc., to help computer owners detect and remove spyware and viruses from their computers. Other Informations He worked as a programmer for NASA’s Institute for Space Studies in New York City. His neighbor Gregory Faul was murdered in 2012 in Belize, and McAfee left the country before …

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Gavin Andresen

Gavin Andresen About Computer programmer and cryptocurrency entrepreneur best known for having become involved in the bitcoin market in 2010. His software was instrumental in Bitcoin’s Development Foundation. Other Informations He graduated from Princeton University in 1988. He launched an escrow-like service called ClearCoin. He was born in the United States. Both he and Ari Paul are well-respected within the …

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David Heinemeier Hansson

David Heinemeier Hansson About Computer programmer who is recognized for having created the Ruby on Rails web development framework. He also created the Instiki wiki, which he wrote using the Ruby on Rails framework.  Other Informations He built an online gaming news website known as the Daily Rush in 1999. As an avid race car enthusiast, he …

Computer Programmer

Alan Cox

Alan Cox About Known for maintaining branch 2.2 of the Linux operating system kernel, this computer programmer also owned a model train manufacturing company called Etched Pixels.  Other Informations While an employee of Swansea University in Wales, he installed an early Linux system on a university computer. An opponent of the patenting of software, he …