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.
Bill Gates Bill Gates
American

Jeff Bezos Jeff Bezos
American

Jack Dorsey Jack Dorsey
American

Sundar Pichai Sundar Pichai
Indian, American
John McAfee John McAfee
American

Linus Torvalds Linus Torvalds
Finnish, American

Kim Dotcom Kim Dotcom
German, Finnish

Jan Koum Jan Koum
American

Kai-Fu Lee Kai-Fu Lee
Taiwanese

An Wang An Wang
Chinese, American

John CarmackJohn Carmack
American

Richard StallmanRichard Stallman
American
Travis KalanickTravis Kalanick
American

Sid MeierSid Meier
Canadian, American

Marc AndreessenMarc Andreessen
American
George HotzGeorge Hotz
American
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Gary GygaxGary Gygax
American
Vitalik ButerinVitalik Buterin
Russian

Edsger W. DijkstraEdsger W. Dijkstra
Netherlands Antilles, Dutch

Shawn FanningShawn Fanning
American

Brendan EichBrendan Eich
American
Peter MolyneuxPeter Molyneux
British

Ben SwannBen Swann
American

Douglas EngelbartDouglas Engelbart
American

Ward CunninghamWard Cunningham
American

Jonathan BlowJonathan Blow
American
Paul BuchheitPaul Buchheit
American

Demis HassabisDemis Hassabis
British
Mike HarringtonMike Harrington
American

Richard GarriottRichard Garriott
American

Ed BoonEd Boon
American
Marie ForleoMarie Forleo
American

Andy GavinAndy Gavin
American
Hans ReiserHans Reiser
American

Xeni JardinXeni Jardin
American

Tony FadellTony Fadell
American

Eric S. RaymondEric S. Raymond
American

Ze FrankZe Frank
American
Tim SchaferTim Schafer
American

Tom HallTom Hall
American

Rob PikeRob Pike
Canadian

Roberta WilliamsRoberta Williams
American
Paul BaranPaul Baran
Belarusian, American
Dave ArnesonDave Arneson
American

Edmund McMillenEdmund McMillen
American

Jordan MechnerJordan Mechner
American

Jade RaymondJade Raymond
Canadian
Chris MetzenChris Metzen
American

Amit SinghalAmit Singhal
American
Patrice DésiletsPatrice Désilets
Canadian

Ian MurdockIan Murdock
American

Krishna BharatKrishna Bharat
American
Joel SpolskyJoel Spolsky
American

Larry WallLarry Wall
American
Milton BradleyMilton Bradley
American

Jonathan IveJonathan Ive
British

Peter NortonPeter Norton
American
Jacob AppelbaumJacob Appelbaum
American

Sandy PetersenSandy Petersen
American
Chris SawyerChris Sawyer
Scottish

Charles DarrowCharles Darrow
American

Greg Kroah-HartmanGreg Kroah-Hartman
American

Andrew GowerAndrew Gower
British
Jenova ChenJenova Chen
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Bill AtkinsonBill Atkinson
American

Tim PatersonTim Paterson
American

Wael GhonimWael Ghonim
Egyptian, American

Fredrik NeijFredrik Neij
Swedish
Ian LivingstoneIan Livingstone
British

Jamie ZawinskiJamie Zawinski
American
Bram CohenBram Cohen
American

Jeff MinterJeff Minter
British

Phil KatzPhil Katz
American
Jay Wright ForresterJay Wright Forrester
American

Josh SawyerJosh Sawyer
American
Alan CooperAlan Cooper
American

Dave WinerDave Winer
American
Theo de RaadtTheo de Raadt
Canadian, South African

Scott GuthrieScott Guthrie
American

Fabrice BellardFabrice Bellard
French
Michael AbrashMichael Abrash
American

Edward YourdonEdward Yourdon
American
Tom DeMarcoTom DeMarco
American