Making America Great: Immigrant Success Stories: Famous Immigrant Computer Scientists, 1st Edition

  • Donna M. Bozzone
  • Published By: Enslow Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 0766093034
  • ISBN-13: 9780766093034
  • DDC: 004.092
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 112 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released September 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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Overview

Computers and technology play central roles in our lives for work, entertainment, communication, and information management. It is difficult to imagine a time without these tools and even harder to envision living without them now. How were these wonderful toys of technology created? Who is developing future innovations? Think of some of the most famous and familiar services and platforms: Google, eBay, Yahoo, Facebook. Did you know that immigrants such as Sundar Pichai, Jerry Yang, and Jan Kuom, are the creative engines behind these tech juggernauts? This book tells the story of seven of the amazing Americans changing our world.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
1: Sundar Pichai: the Ceo of Google.
2: Sergey Brin: Cofounder of Google.
3: Pierre Omidyar: Founder of Ebay.
4: Lisa Su: Game Changer.
5: Jan Koum: Whatsapp.
Chapter Notes.
Glossary.
Further Reading.
Index.
About the Author.