11 Most Influential People in Technology – Technology today has developed into areas that we are not unexpected, and indeed there is no denying that technology has indeed brought us to an easier life. Now you do not need to rub the wood for the fire turn on, no lighters were just click the Flash already, you do not need to send a letter by mail moreover pigeons because now use BBM, LINE, or Whatsapp also already can. Does not know who the most influential people in technology? Well, here’s 11 most influential people in the world of technology. Cool, one of whom is a citizen of Indonesia !!
1. Douglas Engelbart
The most influential people in the world of technology in our first list is Dr. Douglas C. Engelbart. He is the inventor of the mouse alias mouse technology and a pioneer in the field of computer interface interaction that developed the concept of hypertext. Can not imagine that the Douglas did not find a mouse? To be sure the computer control going really hard ya! Although the current smartphone you can use as a computer mouse, but it is not valid if ya do not have a mouse, let alone nowadays loads cool magic mouse.
2. Norman Abramson
How to live when there is no wireless LAN or WiFi technology? Tasteless really, guys! Norman Abramson is the most influential people in the world of wireless LAN technology. He creates ALOHAnet, the first wireless local area network designed and developed at the University of Hawaii. ALOHAnet is the first network to successfully transmit data using radio signals. ALOHA channel in particular has proven to be a formidable technology, which is used in each generation of mobile broadband, from 1G to 4G.
3. Martin (Marty) Cooper
The most influential people in the world next technology is Martin Cooper. Now, if there is no Martin Cooper, the world we live now going hard at all because if you want to send anything to be in the mail. Martin Cooper is the inventor of the mobile phone. At the beginning of found, the phone is not as small and compact as it is now. If there is no Martin Cooper yes you know would be how. To be sure that there’s no portable phones will be smartphones at this time, you may still use the tell-letter pigeon, guys.
4. Gerald (Jerry) Anderson Lawson
Gerald Anderson Lawson is an influential person in the world of technology in the realm of video games. He created a system of first cartridge-based video game, the Fairchild Channel F. These findings encourage the video game industry forward and become more flexible. Then appears a world in which the game is no longer to be side by side with the hardware. After that game developers and software companies began to flourish. If there are no Jerry, nothing seems gamers and internet cafes.
5. Tim Berners-Lee
Who metropolis children today who can live without the internet? Search there until the headache. Another of the most influential people in the world of technology, Tim Berners-Lee. He is the inventor of the WWW or World Wide Web, and served as chairman of the World Wide Web Consortium and regulate development. One of the greatest contributions in advancing the World Wide Web is by no patent so that they can be used freely !!
6. Fujio Masuoka
The most influential people in the world is the next technology Fujio Masuoka. In the early 1980s, Dr. Fujio Masuoka dream of developing and refining a nonvolatile memory chip that can store data even when the power source has been turned off. The breakthrough came in 1984, when it created the NOR Flash Memory Masuoka while working at Toshiba. 4 megabit NAND-type Flash Memory hers was unveiled at the International Solid-State Circuits Conference in 1989. Flash memory currently used to store data in cell phones, digital cameras, and USB flash drives.
7. Kenneth (Ken) Thompson
Kenneth (Ken) Thompson is a computer scientist known for his work in the development of the Unix operating system. In 1969, while working at Bell Labs, Thompson and Dennis Ritchie became a major maker of Unix operating system. Thompson developed the B programming language that became the forerunner of the development of the programming language C by Dennis Ritchie. The programming language is now the most commonly used language in the world. Thompson has also been developing Bon programming language, which he made while writing the Multics operating system. UNIX became the forerunner of the famous operating systems such as Linux, Android, and Mac OS.
8. Bill Gates
Who among you who do not know Bill Gates? One of the richest people in the world are also the most influential people in the world this technology is the creator of Microsoft. Bill Gates is also a business leader, investor, philanthropist, writer from the United States, as well as the former CEO who currently serves as the chairman of Microsoft, the software company he founded with Paul Allen.
9. Steve Jobs
Who does not know the most influential people in the tech world’s next? Steve Jobs is a business leader and inventor of the United States. He is co-founder, chairman, and former CEO of Apple Inc. Steve Jobs also previously served as an executive officer of Pixar. He became a member of the board of directors of The Walt Disney Company in 2006, after the takeover of Pixar by Disney. His name is listed as an executive producer in the film Toy Story in 1995.
10. Linus Torvalds
Well the most influential people in the world other technologies is Linus Torvalds. Want to know he was doing? He is the developer of the Linux OS !! Linus Benedict Torvalds Finnish software engineer known as a pioneer in the development of the Linux Kernel. He now acts as the project coordinator. Linux itself is still has some advantages and disadvantages.
Linux was inspired by Minix (an operating system developed by Andrew S. Tanenbaum) to develop a Unix-like operating systems (Unix-like) that can be run on a PC. Unix itself was developed by Ken Thompson which had been discussed. Linux now can run on a variety of other architectures.
11. Khoirul Anwar [INDONESIAN!!]
Save the best for the last! INDONESIA!!! Have often read about the Indonesian scientists on this one? Dr. Eng. Khoirul Anwar is an Indonesian scientist. He is known as a patent owner broadband technologies become international standards, both for terrestrial systems on Earth and satellites in space. Khoirul Anwar is the inventor of the 4G network, which has been entered into Indonesia although not widely spread. Which is ridiculous, 4G is made as inspired by the scene in the anime Dragon Ball Z that is when Goku uses the forces of nature are combined into a fireball (Genkidama). 4G technology is made Khoirul to draw energy from the surroundings.