The people appearing on my #ICTicon display in the ICT room this week are…
- Ken Thompson (born 4th Feb 1943) – Creator of UNIX operating system
- Nolan Bushnell (born 5th Feb 1943) – Founder of Atari and creator of Pong
- Charles Wheatstone (born 6th Feb 1802) – Telegraph Pioneer
- Harry Nyquist (born 7th Feb 1889) – Information Theory Pioneer
- Chester Carlson (born 8th Feb 1906) – Father of Xerography
The #ICTicon project aims to celebrate scientists, mathematicians and “tinkerers” who have contributed to the development of ICT.