Personality computer pioneers

Below is a listing of computer pioneers that have been tagged as a Personality. Clicking on any of the below links will open the biography for that person.

Amber MacarthurAmber Macarthur
Canadian television and netcasting personality well known for the Call for Help series.
Category: Female, Personality, Twitter, and Writer
Becky WorleyBecky Worley
American journalist and broadcaster best known for being TechLive's Computer Security Analyst.
Category: Analyst, Female, Personality, Twitter, and Writer
Brian TongBrian Tong
Prizefight, Tap That App & How-To's.
Category: Editor, Personality, and Twitter
Cali LewisCali Lewis
American podcaster and Internet personality.
Category: Female, Founder, Personality, and Twitter
Chris PirilloChris Pirillo
Founder and maintainer of Lockergnome.
Category: Founder, Personality, Twitter, and Writer
Danny CohenDanny Cohen
Internet pioneer and network specialist who Designed the first real-time visual flight simulator.
Category: Engineer, Founder, Personality, Scientist, and Writer
Dave WinerDave Winer
American software developer, entrepreneur, and writer.
Category: Editor, Entrepreneur, Founder, Personality, Twitter, and Writer
David KarpDavid Karp
American web developer and founder of blogging platform, Tumblr.
Category: CEO, Entrepreneur, Founder, Personality, and Twitter
Fredrik NeijFredrik Neij
Co-founder of The Pirate Bay and owner of the web host PRQ which hosted The Pirate Bay
Category: Founder and Personality
Gary KildallGary Kildall
American computer scientist and microcomputer entrepreneur who invented the CP/M operating system and gave Bill Gates the world.
Category: Director, Entrepreneur, Founder, Inventor, Personality, and Scientist
Gary McgrawGary Mcgraw
American computer scientist and internet technology author.
Category: Personality, Scientist, Twitter, and Writer
Gina TrapaniGina Trapani
American web developer, tech blogger, and writer known as the founder of the Lifehacker Blog.
Category: Female, Founder, Hacker, Personality, and Writer
Gordon FrenchGordon French
Computer programmer and engineer who co-founded the Homebrew Computer Club.
Category: Engineer, Founder, Personality, and Programmer
Gottfrid WargGottfrid Warg
Swedish computer specialist and Co-founder of the BitTorrent site The Pirate Bay together with Fredrik Neij and Peter Sunde
Category: Founder and Personality
Hugh RossHugh Ross
Early pioneer in the history of British computing.
Category: Personality and Writer
John DvorakJohn Dvorak
American columnist and broadcasters in the areas of technology and computing.
Category: Editor, Personality, President, Twitter, and Writer
Jolie OdellJolie Odell
Internet personality known for her blog and writing work with Mashable and VentureBeat.
Category: Female, Personality, and Writer
Julian AssangeJulian Assange
Editor, activist, computer programmer, and hacker best known as the founder of WikiLeaks.
Category: Editor, Founder, Hacker, Inventor, Personality, Programmer, Twitter, and Writer
Justine EzarikJustine Ezarik
American Internet personality, lifecaster, and viral video comedian.
Category: Female, Personality, and Twitter
Kevin MitnickKevin Mitnick
Computer security consultant, author, and hacker.
Category: Convict, Hacker, Personality, Twitter, and Writer
Kevin RoseKevin Rose
Co-founder of Revision3, Digg, Pownce, and Milk.
Category: Entrepreneur, Founder, Manager, Personality, and Twitter
Kim KomandoKim Komando
Host of an American talk radio program The Kim Komando Show which covers personal computers.
Category: Female, Personality, Twitter, and Writer
Leo LaporteLeo Laporte
American technology broadcaster, author, speaker, and entrepreneur.
Category: Editor, Entrepreneur, Personality, Twitter, and Writer
Lou MontulliLou Montulli
Programmer known for his work in producing web browsers, namely Lynx and Netscape
Category: Engineer, Founder, Personality, Programmer, and Writer
Marques BrownleeMarques Brownlee
American video producer, tech-reviewer, and YouTube star.
Category: African American, Personality, and Twitter
Mary FoleyMary Foley
Writer for the tech industry, including ZDNet and frequent quest on radio, TV, and podcasts.
Category: Female, Personality, Twitter, and Writer
Mat HonanMat Honan
Media innovator, and Senior writer with WIRED Magazine.
Category: Founder, Personality, Twitter, and Writer
Megan SmithMegan Smith
Vice president, Google[x] at Google and former vice president of business development.
Category: CEO, Personality, President, and Twitter
Molly WoodMolly Wood
Executive editor at
Category: Editor, Female, Personality, Twitter, and Writer
Murali ChemuturiMurali Chemuturi
Indian software development expert and author.
Category: Personality and Writer
Nathan MyhrvoldNathan Myhrvold
Former Chief Technology Officer at Microsoft and Co-founder of Intellectual Ventures
Category: Founder, Personality, and Writer
Neil TysonNeil Tyson
American astrophysicist and science communicator and former host of NOVA ScienceNow.
Category: African American, Director, Personality, Physicist, Twitter, and Writer
Patrick NortonPatrick Norton
Former managing editor and co-host of The Screen Savers.
Category: Editor, Personality, Twitter, and Writer
Paul ThurrottPaul Thurrott
Technology blogger, author, podcaster, and news editor for Windows IT Pro magazine.
Category: Editor, Personality, Twitter, and Writer
Peter BentleyPeter Bentley
British author and computer scientist and contributing editor for WIRED UK magazine.
Category: Editor, Personality, Scientist, and Writer
Ray TomlinsonRay Tomlinson
American programmer who implemented an email system on the ARPANET.
Category: Personality and Programmer
Richard YooRichard Yoo
American entrepreneur and founder of web hosting company Rackspace.
Category: CEO, Entrepreneur, Founder, Personality, and Twitter
Ryan ShroutRyan Shrout
Founder, owner, operator and editor-in-chief of PC Perspective.
Category: Editor, Founder, Personality, and Twitter
Sarah LaneSarah Lane
American television and Internet personality.
Category: Female, Personality, and Twitter
Steve GarfieldSteve Garfield
Videographer, video blogging pioneer and co-founder of New Mediacracy podcast.
Category: Founder, Personality, Twitter, and Writer
Steve GibsonSteve Gibson
Computer enthusiast, software engineer and security researcher.
Category: Engineer, Founder, Personality, Researcher, and Twitter
Stewart CheifetStewart Cheifet
Television host and producer of Computer Chronicles.
Category: Personality, Twitter, and Writer
Tom MerrittTom Merritt
Broadcaster and technology journalist.
Category: Editor, Personality, Twitter, and Writer
Veronica BelmontVeronica Belmont
Co-host of Revision3 Tekzilla.
Category: Editor, Female, Personality, and Twitter
Vint CerfVint Cerf
Father of the Internet.
Category: Father, Founder, Personality, President, and Scientist
Wietse VenemaWietse Venema
Dutch programmer, physicist and Google software engineer.
Category: Engineer, Personality, Physicist, Programmer, and Writer
William EnglishWilliam English
American computer engineer and co-creator of the first computer mouse.
Category: Engineer and Personality

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