Bill Kendrick

Updated: 12/01/2019 by Computer Hope
Bill Kendrick

Name: Bill Kendrick

Born: 1975

Computer-related contributions

  • American software developer and designer.
  • Known for creating and maintaining Tux Paint, an open source bitmap graphics editor for children.
  • Co-founder of the Linux Users' Group of Davis in Davis, California.
  • Founder of SuperTux, Tux, of Math Command and Circus Linux! game projects.
  • Chief technical officer at #Smashwords.

Honors and awards

  • MacBreak Weekly "Pick of the Week" for "Tux Paint" (2007).
  • SoftGo 5/5 rating for "Tux Paint" (2007).
  • Softpedia "Excellent" editors review and "5/5 Pick" award for "Tux Paint" (2006).
  • GameSpot 7.7/10 rating for "Word Nerd" game (2005).
  • 3rd place award in SDL Game Programming Contest for "Vectoroids" game (2002).