Alan Turing

Alan Turing broke the German Enigma code during World War II and devised the Turing machine and the Turing test of computer intelligence. Unabashedly gay, he committed suicide after being convicted of homosexual acts.

John von Neumann (1903 - 1957)

Ő is Magyar! John von Neumann (Neumann János 1903 - was a Hungarian-American mathematician and polymath who made major contributions to a vast number of fields. He is generally regarded as one of the greatest mathematicians in modern history

Alfred Tarski (January 14, 1901 – October 26, 1983) , Polish logician and mathematician.

Alfred Tarski (January 1901 – October , Polish logician and mathematician.

Claude Shannon revolutionized our idea of information by creating the bit as a tool for measurement.

Claude Shannon, mathematician, electronic engineer, and cryptographer

Donald Knuth

Donald Ervin Knuth is an American computer scientist, mathematician, and professor emeritus at Stanford University. He is the author of the multi-volume work The Art of Computer Programming.

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Yukihiro Matsumoto (born is a Japanese computer scientist and software programmer best known as the chief designer of the Ruby programming language and its reference implementation, Matz's Ruby Interpreter (MRI).

Richard Stallman

A collection of nerdy interviews asking people from all walks of life what they use to get the job done

Bjarne Stroustrup

Bjarne Stroupstrup, the designer and original implementer of the C++ programming language, looks exactly like how I imagined the the designer and original implementer of the C++ programming language looks like

Mouton had three children and was married twice, first to Wardell Roy and later to Webster Mouton. She died in Silver Spring, Maryland on Ju...

Melba Roy, NASA Mathmetician, at the Goddard Space Flight Center in Maryland in Ms. Roy, a 1950 graduate of Howard University, led a group of NASA mathmeticians known as “computers” who tracked the Echo satellites. The first time I shared Ms.

Brad Cox

Brad Cox