Computer People - B
Below is a listing of computer pioneers, inventors, and other people who have contributed to the computer industry that have a first or last name beginning with the letter 'B'. Clicking on any of the below links will open a biography for that person.
American cryptographer and pioneer of public-key cryptography.
Category: President, Programmer, and Writer
First women in the United States to be awarded a Ph.D. from a computer science department and developer of several significant projects.
Category: Female, Programmer, Scientist, and Writer
American software engineer known for his many contributions to software engineering.
Category: Engineer, Professor, Programmer, and Writer
Developer at IBM Research that helped develop Spam Guru and is involved with the IETF.
Category: Programmer, Researcher, and Scientist
Soviet inventor and scientist and one of the founders of Soviet computing.
Category: Founder, Inventor, Programmer, Scientist, and Writer
American journalist and broadcaster best known for being TechLive's Computer Security Analyst.
Category: Analyst, Female, Personality, Twitter, and Writer
Author and senior technical evangelist for Adobe Systems.
Category: Programmer and Writer
Author, printer, political theorist, politician, postmaster, scientist, musician, inventor, satirist, and much more.
Category: Inventor, President, Scientist, and Writer
And professor for Computer Science at the University of Maryland, College Park.
Category: Professor, Programmer, Scientist, and Writer
Co-founder and CEO of Pinterest.
Category: CEO, Entrepreneur, and Founder
An Israeli American entrepreneur, developer, and the founder of Packard Bell Electronics
Category: Entrepreneur, Founder, and Programmer
American mathematician and computer scientist who worked in developing large-scale operating systems and computer languages.
Category: Mathematician, Programmer, and Scientist
Academic, author, and consultant who created the Eiffel programming language.
Computer engineer at Apple who help create MacPaint, QuickDraw, and HyperCard.
Founder of Microsoft.
Category: CEO, Founder, Programmer, Twitter, and Writer
British designer, author, and educator who designed one of the first laptop computer.
Category: Director, Founder, and Writer
Computer scientist, known as the creator of the C++ computer programming language.
Category: Entrepreneur, Programmer, Scientist, and Writer
Mathematician, writer, child prodigy, and inventor of the Pascaline.
Category: Inventor, Mathematician, Physicist, and Writer
Father of ASCII.
Category: Coined, Father, Inventor, and Programmer
Computer pioneer and corporate executive at IBM.
Category: Chairman and Programmer
Internet pioneer, engineer, and computer scientist who helped develop TCP/IP.
Category: Engineer, Inventor, President, Programmer, Scientist, and Writer
General manager at Microsoft Game Studios and studio head of 343 Industries
Pioneering creator of supercomputers in Soviet Union.
Swedish engineer and computer scientist who made systems development a science.
Category: Engineer, Founder, Programmer, Scientist, and Writer
Author of the P2P BitTorrent protocol.
Category: Founder, Hacker, Programmer, and Writer
American video game designer, producer, programmer and executive, and founder of developers Interplay Entertainment.
Category: Founder, Programmer, and Writer
Canadian computer scientist who coined the term Unix and helped with the development of Unix, AWK, and AMPL.
Category: Coined, Programmer, Scientist, and Writer
Author and lecturer who has written numerous books and articles on computer programming.
Category: Founder, Twitter, and Writer
Computer architect who has made major contributions to the field of parallel computation.
Computer scientist who help with the development of the first personal computer.
Category: Founder, Programmer, Scientist, and Writer