Top 10 Computer People…

by techtiptom

Originally posted on on 06/17/2010:

Back in 2006, Computer Weekly held a poll to see who we, the reading public; thought were the top 10 people in the computer industry. Here is their list:

Top 10 greatest IT people

1. Steve Jobs
2. Tim Berners-Lee
3. Bill Gates
4. James Gosling
5. Linus Torvalds
6. Richard Stallman
7. Arthur C Clark
8. Ted Codd
9. Steve Shirley
10. Martha Lane Fox

I have to admit that I didn’t know who all these folks were, at that time…..

So, who would you say are the top 10 greatest IT people in the WIBC listening area? Send your nominations to, and I’ll compile and publish our list!