Top Ten Computer Programmers

The Top Ten

1 Ada Lovelace Augusta Ada King-Noel, Countess of Lovelace (née Byron) (10 December 1815 – 27 November 1852) was an English mathematician and writer, chiefly known for her work on Charles Babbage's early mechanical general-purpose computer, the Analytical Engine. She was the first to recognise that the machine more.

One which a sibling got name after, from then programming became important and operating systems advancing gain in fame. This is a very good person to start from if can one might imagine. Despite demise this profession is real and educational for all, so in a way it is still great! - iliescu

Ada Lovelace the world's first programmer. - iliescu

2 Bill Gates William Henry "Bill" Gates III is an American business magnate, entrepreneur, philanthropist, investor, and programmer.

Bill Gates - Microsoft and Richest Man in the World decades on end. - iliescu

3 Ken Thompson

Ken Thomson - a fine leading programmer in the field known most for Unix. - iliescu

4 Mark Zuckerberg Mark Elliot Zuckerberg is an American technology entrepreneur and philanthropist. He is known for co-founding and leading Facebook as its chairman and chief executive officer.

Mark Zuckerberg - creator of Mass Media success program or website Facebook. - iliescu

5 John Carmack

The man that started the FPS genre!

John Carmack - remember the Wolfenstein 3D Catacombs, an amazingly intelligent programmer. - iliescu

6 Linus Torvalds

Linus Torvalds, creator of the Linux operating system - might not be as good as Windows however it still operates even when not in need of one. - iliescu

7 Steve Wozniak

Steve Wozniak - the big programmer for the Apple industry key one for Steve Jobs himself. - iliescu

8 Richard Stallman

Richard Stallman is known for GNU in the computer field. - iliescu

9 James Gosling

James Gosling is Canadian and known for one of the top two programming languages of all time - Java. - iliescu

10 Donald Knuth

Donald Knuth - wrote the 'Art of Computer Programming' book. - iliescu

The Contenders

11 Steve Jobs Steven Paul Jobs (February 24, 1955 – October 5, 2011) was an American entrepreneur and business magnate. He was the chairman, chief executive officer (CEO), and a co-founder of Apple Inc., chairman and majority shareholder of Pixar, a member of The Walt Disney Company's board of directors following more.

Co-Founder of the Apple corporation - which has much in assets. A true pioneer and if there is a Macintosh around the name may be given respect for things as those. - iliescu

12 Brian Kernighan

At Bell Laboratories knows things, and is proficient in Unix...According to this Internet. - iliescu

13 Grace Hopper

Actual a female...anyhow in programming developed the COBOL language or developing it. Stands for
'[CO mmon B usiness- O riented L anguage]'. - iliescu

14 Jack Dorsey

PHP guru and headmaster, cool operator has nice touch when comes to the gadget and stuff. - iliescu

CEO of Twitter, real good job so far! - iliescu

15 Paul Allen

Good person with the forerunners of technology especially in the white collar programming world. - iliescu

Proficient in BASIC language as well as implementation of QDOS operating system. A visible range best programmer. Awesome stuff, BASIC is good on the shelves too and DOS can be fun sometimes! - iliescu

Co-Founder of Microsoft, very good with gadgets and technology. - iliescu

16 Tim Cook

New owner of Apple Corporation of seeming 2018. - iliescu

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