List of famous computer engineers with their biographies that include trivia, interesting facts, timeline and life history.

Computer engineers are responsible for designing, developing, implementing and testing computer-based hardware and software. Computer engineering refers to the study that integrates electronic engineering with computer sciences to design and develop computer systems and other technological devices. Computer engineers specializing in software need to be fluent in a variety of programming languages, like Java and C++. Computer engineers are also suited for robotics research, which relies heavily on using digital systems to control and monitor electrical systems like motors, communications, and sensors. A computer engineer may also be responsible for constructing and managing an organization's computer system and supplying technical support. A computer engineer typically works in an office or laboratory environment as part of a team and enjoys a traditional work schedule. Since even the smallest businesses rely on some type of computer system for their daily tasks, computer engineers are known to work all over the map in both the private and public sectors. This section provides you information about the life and works of various famous computer engineers from all over the world.
Jeff Bezos Jeff Bezos
American

Bill Gates Bill Gates
American

Sundar Pichai Sundar Pichai
Indian, American
Jack Dorsey Jack Dorsey
American

John McAfee John McAfee
American

Linus Torvalds Linus Torvalds
Finnish, American

Jan Koum Jan Koum
American

Kim Dotcom Kim Dotcom
German, Finnish

Kai-Fu Lee Kai-Fu Lee
Taiwanese

An Wang An Wang
Chinese, American

John CarmackJohn Carmack
American

Vitalik ButerinVitalik Buterin
Russian
Peter MolyneuxPeter Molyneux
British

Richard GarriottRichard Garriott
American

Brendan EichBrendan Eich
American
Marc AndreessenMarc Andreessen
American
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Sid MeierSid Meier
Canadian, American
Ben SwannBen Swann
American

George HotzGeorge Hotz
American

Edsger W. DijkstraEdsger W. Dijkstra
Netherlands Antilles, Dutch

Shawn FanningShawn Fanning
American
Ed BoonEd Boon
American

Jonathan BlowJonathan Blow
American

Demis HassabisDemis Hassabis
British

Douglas EngelbartDouglas Engelbart
American

Roberta WilliamsRoberta Williams
American
Andy GavinAndy Gavin
American

Tim SchaferTim Schafer
American
Ward CunninghamWard Cunningham
American

Tony FadellTony Fadell
American

Emily GraslieEmily Graslie
American
Eric S. RaymondEric S. Raymond
American

Paul BuchheitPaul Buchheit
American
Hans ReiserHans Reiser
American

Rob PikeRob Pike
Canadian

Marie ForleoMarie Forleo
American

Mike HarringtonMike Harrington
American

Wael GhonimWael Ghonim
Egyptian, American
Dave ArnesonDave Arneson
American

Bram CohenBram Cohen
American

Ze FrankZe Frank
American

Chris SawyerChris Sawyer
Scottish
Edmund McMillenEdmund McMillen
American
Jade RaymondJade Raymond
Canadian

Joel SpolskyJoel Spolsky
American

Ian MurdockIan Murdock
American

Krishna BharatKrishna Bharat
American
Paul BaranPaul Baran
Belarusian, American

Chris MetzenChris Metzen
American
Jacob AppelbaumJacob Appelbaum
American

Jonathan IveJonathan Ive
British

Larry WallLarry Wall
American
Amit SinghalAmit Singhal
American

Greg Kroah-HartmanGreg Kroah-Hartman
American
Josh SawyerJosh Sawyer
American

Jeff MinterJeff Minter
British

Tom HallTom Hall
American
Jordan MechnerJordan Mechner
American

Andrew GowerAndrew Gower
British
Peter NortonPeter Norton
American

Fabrice BellardFabrice Bellard
French

Jenova ChenJenova Chen
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Milton BradleyMilton Bradley
American
Patrice DésiletsPatrice Désilets
Canadian

Ian LivingstoneIan Livingstone
British

Jamie ZawinskiJamie Zawinski
American

Charles DarrowCharles Darrow
American

Bill AtkinsonBill Atkinson
American
Sandy PetersenSandy Petersen
American

David BrabenDavid Braben
British
Xeni JardinXeni Jardin
American

Tim PatersonTim Paterson
American

Blake RossBlake Ross
American
Jay Wright ForresterJay Wright Forrester
American

Theo de RaadtTheo de Raadt
Canadian, South African
Andrew CoyneAndrew Coyne
Canadian

MafiaBoyMafiaBoy
Canadian
Fredrik NeijFredrik Neij
Swedish

Justin FrankelJustin Frankel
American

Dave WinerDave Winer
American
David JayDavid Jay
American

Scott GuthrieScott Guthrie
American
Alan CooperAlan Cooper
American