Justin Frankel

Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope
Justin Frankel

Name: 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.

Significant publications

  • 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).