The founders of Adobe among the "totems" of computer science – Macitynet.it
The founders of Adobe also enter the gotha ??of the protagonists of information technology.
The Computer History Museum has in fact announced that it will include John Warnock and Charles Geschk among those who will be listed in its hall of fame.
John Warnock and Charles Geschk started Adobe in 1982 with the aim of bringing information technology to the publishing field. In those years, the relationship with Apple played an essential part in the history of Adobe, which initially was the only platform for development and use for applications such as Photoshop. Subsequently Adobe also switched to the Windows operating system, but to this day the Mac remains essential in the marketing strategies of the Californian company.
The computer museum, which the world's largest collection of computer systems from its origins to the present day, lists Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak as well as Unix inventor Dennis Ritchie, co-founder of the hall of fame. Intel Gordon Moore and the father of the Internet, Vinton Cerf.
Carver Mead and John Cocke, two semiconductor pioneers, will also be included in the list of members of the Hall of Fame with John Warnock and Charles Geschk.