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.

Aaron SwartzAaron Swartz
(American)
Richard StallmanRichard Stallman
(American)

Asma al-AssadAsma al-Assad
(British)

Jonathan IveJonathan Ive
(British)

George HotzGeorge Hotz
(American)
Kim DotcomKim Dotcom
(German,Finnish)

John CarmackJohn Carmack
(American)
Guido van RossumGuido van Rossum

Sid MeierSid Meier
(Canadian)

Tim SchaferTim Schafer
(American)

Chris MetzenChris Metzen
(American)
Edmund McMillenEdmund McMillen
(American)

Gary GygaxGary Gygax
(American)
Peter MolyneuxPeter Molyneux
(British)

Brendan EichBrendan Eich
(American)

Richard GarriottRichard Garriott
(American)

Shawn FanningShawn Fanning
(American)
Eric S. RaymondEric S. Raymond
(American)

Jade RaymondJade Raymond
(Canadian)
Jacob AppelbaumJacob Appelbaum
(American)

Ben SwannBen Swann
(American)

Ze FrankZe Frank
(American)

Ward CunninghamWard Cunningham
(American)
Xeni JardinXeni Jardin
(American)

Larry WallLarry Wall
(American)
Roberta WilliamsRoberta Williams
(American)

Chris SawyerChris Sawyer
(Scottish)

Jonathan BlowJonathan Blow
(American)

Joel SpolskyJoel Spolsky
(American)
Hans ReiserHans Reiser
(American)

Demis HassabisDemis Hassabis
(British)
Amit SinghalAmit Singhal
(American)

Peter NortonPeter Norton
(American)

Andrew CoyneAndrew Coyne
(Canadian)

Jamie ZawinskiJamie Zawinski
(American)
Milton BradleyMilton Bradley
(American)

Ed BoonEd Boon
(American)
David BrabenDavid Braben
(British)

Dave ArnesonDave Arneson
(American)

Patrice DésiletsPatrice Désilets
(Canadian)

John ResigJohn Resig
(American)
Bram CohenBram Cohen
(American)

Fredrik NeijFredrik Neij
(Swedish)
Josh SawyerJosh Sawyer
(American)

Tim PatersonTim Paterson
(American)

Greg Kroah-HartmanGreg Kroah-Hartman
(American)

Michael AbrashMichael Abrash
(American)
Robert ScobleRobert Scoble
(American)

Paul BuchheitPaul Buchheit
(American)
Rob PardoRob Pardo
(American)

Andrew GowerAndrew Gower
(British)

Blake RossBlake Ross
(American)

Allen AdhamAllen Adham
(American)
Krishna BharatKrishna Bharat
(American)

Ian MurdockIan Murdock
(American)
why the lucky stiffwhy the lucky stiff
(American)

Bill AtkinsonBill Atkinson
(American)

Tom HallTom Hall
(American)

Theo de RaadtTheo de Raadt
(Canadian,South African)
Fabrice BellardFabrice Bellard
(French)

Elise AndrewElise Andrew
(British)
Andrew TridgellAndrew Tridgell
(Australian)

Jordan MechnerJordan Mechner
(American)

Alan CooperAlan Cooper
(American)

Marie ForleoMarie Forleo
(American)
Ian LivingstoneIan Livingstone
(British)

Brian BehlendorfBrian Behlendorf
(American)
Scott GuthrieScott Guthrie
(American)

Charles DarrowCharles Darrow
(American)

Andy GavinAndy Gavin
(American)

Jordan WeismanJordan Weisman
(American)
Dave WinerDave Winer
(American)

Jenova ChenJenova Chen
Dan BricklinDan Bricklin
(American)

Con KolivasCon Kolivas
(Australian)

Rich SkrentaRich Skrenta
(American)

Jeff MinterJeff Minter
(British)
Phil KatzPhil Katz
(American)

Edward YourdonEdward Yourdon
(American)
Tom DeMarcoTom DeMarco
(American)

Eric AllmanEric Allman
(American)

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