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

John McAfee John McAfee
American
Jack Dorsey Jack Dorsey
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

Richard StallmanRichard Stallman
American
Ed BoonEd Boon
American

Gary GygaxGary Gygax
American
John CarmackJohn Carmack
American
George HotzGeorge Hotz
American
Brendan EichBrendan Eich
American

Peter MolyneuxPeter Molyneux
British
Sid MeierSid Meier
Canadian, American
Shawn FanningShawn Fanning
American

Richard GarriottRichard Garriott
American
Tim SchaferTim Schafer
American
Jonathan BlowJonathan Blow
American
Demis HassabisDemis Hassabis
British

Paul BuchheitPaul Buchheit
American
Ward CunninghamWard Cunningham
American
Chris MetzenChris Metzen
American

Hans ReiserHans Reiser
American
Eric S. RaymondEric S. Raymond
American
Jonathan IveJonathan Ive
British
Jacob AppelbaumJacob Appelbaum
American

Dave WinerDave Winer
American
Marie ForleoMarie Forleo
American
Dave ArnesonDave Arneson
American

Jade RaymondJade Raymond
Canadian
Edmund McMillenEdmund McMillen
American
Joel SpolskyJoel Spolsky
American
Amit SinghalAmit Singhal
American

Patrice DésiletsPatrice Désilets
Canadian
Larry WallLarry Wall
American
Tom HallTom Hall
American

Ze FrankZe Frank
American
Ian MurdockIan Murdock
American
Chris SawyerChris Sawyer
Scottish
Milton BradleyMilton Bradley
American

Roberta WilliamsRoberta Williams
American
Peter NortonPeter Norton
American
Jordan MechnerJordan Mechner
American

Jamie ZawinskiJamie Zawinski
American
Bram CohenBram Cohen
American
Peiter ZatkoPeiter Zatko
American
Jeff MinterJeff Minter
British

Andrew GowerAndrew Gower
British
Josh SawyerJosh Sawyer
American
Jace HallJace Hall
American

Ben SwannBen Swann
American
Bill AtkinsonBill Atkinson
American
Theo de RaadtTheo de Raadt
Canadian, South African
Charles DarrowCharles Darrow
American

Krishna BharatKrishna Bharat
American
Ian LivingstoneIan Livingstone
British
Scott GuthrieScott Guthrie
American

Dan BricklinDan Bricklin
American
Andy GavinAndy Gavin
American
John ResigJohn Resig
American
Greg Kroah-HartmanGreg Kroah-Hartman
American

Brad FitzpatrickBrad Fitzpatrick
American
Fredrik NeijFredrik Neij
Swedish
Tim PatersonTim Paterson
American

Blake RossBlake Ross
American
Sandy PetersenSandy Petersen
American
Andrew CoyneAndrew Coyne
Canadian
Brian BehlendorfBrian Behlendorf
American

Fabrice BellardFabrice Bellard
French
Jenova ChenJenova Chen
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David BrabenDavid Braben
British

Michael AbrashMichael Abrash
American
Betty HolbertonBetty Holberton
American
Rob PardoRob Pardo
American
Phil KatzPhil Katz
American

Alan CooperAlan Cooper
American
David JayDavid Jay
American
Alistair CockburnAlistair Cockburn
American

Edward YourdonEdward Yourdon
American
Mark RosewaterMark Rosewater
American
Xeni JardinXeni Jardin
American
Bradley M. KuhnBradley M. Kuhn
American