ICT project

By Tillie Adams & Molly Ryley

Charles Baggage

Charles Babbage was an English mathematician, inventor and mechanical engineer who originated the concept of a programmable computer.Considered a "father of computers".


Sir Tim Berners Lee

After graduation he worked as an engineer at the telecommunications company Plessy in Poole, in 1978 he joined D. G. Nash in Dorset where he helped create type-setting software for printers.

Berners-Lee worked as an independent contractor at CERN from June to December 1980. While there, he proposed a project based on the concept of hypertext, to facilitate sharing and updating information among researchers. To demonstrate, he built a prototype system named World Wide Web.

Sir Clive Sinclair

Sir Clive Marles Sinclair (born 30 July 1940) is an English entrepreneur and inventor, most commonly known for his work in consumer electronics in the late 1970s and early 1980s.

Sinclair founded Sinclair Radionics in 1961, where he produced the first slim-line electronic pocket calculator in 1972! he also made the fold up bike!

Bill gates

Gates is really well known, for personal computers. Gates has been critasized for his business tactics which some people had given an opinion which has in some cases been upheld by the courts. In the later stages of his career, Gates has donating large amounts of money to various charitable organizations and scientific research program's.

Jonathan Ives

After finishing college, Ive co-founded London design agency Tangerine. He was commissioned in 1992 by Apple’s then Chief of Industrial Design Robert brunell a consultant, then as a full-time Apple employee He designed the second generation of the Newton, the Message pad110, taking him to taipei for the first time. He became the Senior Vice President of Industrial Design in 1997 after the return of Steve jobs and subsequently headed the industrial design team responsible for most of the company's significant hardware products.Ive's first design assignment was the iMac ; it helped pave the way for many other designs such as the iPod and eventually the iPhone

Mark Zuckerberg

This man is the founder of facebook and is a billionaire at the age of 23! He was born in WhiteCliffs America.