Justin Frankel

Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope

Justin FrankelName: Justin Frankel

Born: 1978

Computer related contributions

  • American computer programmer best known for his work on the Winamp Media player application and for inventing the Gnutella peer-to-peer network.
  • Founder of Cockos Inc. which creates music production and development software such as the REAPER digital audio workstation, the NINJAM collaborative music tool and the Jesusonic expandable effects processor.


  • MP3 Power! With Winamp (1999)

Honors and awards

  • Named in the MIT Technology Review TR100 as one of the top 100 innovators in the world under the age of 35. (2002)