Photos: The 20 most influential programmers of all time

20. Brendan Eich

Brendan Eich created the JavaScript programming language, one of the most popular programs to date. He is the co-founder of the Mozilla project and served as Mozilla's chief technical officer. He currently works as the CEO of Brave Software.

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By Macy Bayern

Macy Bayern is a former Associate Staff Writer for TechRepublic. She is a graduate from the University of Texas at Austin's Liberal Arts Honors Program.