(wcsa.world) Luis von Ahn, Severin Hacker are the creators of Duolingo. The inspiration for Duolingo came from two places. Luis Von Ahn wanted to create a program that served two purposes in one, what he calls a "twofer". Duolingo originally achieved this by teaching its users a foreign language while having them translate simple phrases in documents, though the translation feature has since been removed.
(wcsa.world) Eich started work at Netscape Communications Corporation in April 1995. Eich originally joined intending to put Scheme "in the browser", but his Netscape superiors insisted that the language’s syntax resemble that of Java. As a result Eich devised a language that had much of the functionality of Scheme, the object-orientation of Self, and the syntax of Java.
Top 100 Global Creator - P42. Thomas Edison - Creator of Phonograph, light bulb, Movie camera and viewer
(wcsa.world) Edison was raised in the American Midwest; early in his career he worked as a telegraph operator, which inspired some of his earliest inventions. In 1876, he established his first laboratory facility in Menlo Park, New Jersey, where many of his early inventions were developed.
(wcsa.world) First released in August 2003, Skype was created by the Swede Niklas Zennström and the Dane Janus Friis, in cooperation with Ahti Heinla, Priit Kasesalu, Jaan Tallinn, and Toivo Annus, Estonians who developed the peer-to-peer backend that was also used in the music-sharing application Kazaa.
(wcsa.world) First released in August 2003, Skype was created by the Swede Niklas Zennström and the Dane Janus Friis, in cooperation...
(wcsa.world) Luis von Ahn was born in and grew up in Guatemala City. Von Ahn grew up in an upper-middle class household with both of...
Top 100 Global Creator - P39. Alan Turing - Creator of theoretical computer science and artificial intelligence
(wcsa.world) Turing wrote the first version of the Programmer's Manual for this machine, and was recruited by Ferranti as a consultant...
(wcsa.world) Laurer was the holder of 25 patents and authored 20 published Technical Disclosure Bulletins. In 1976, he was given the...
World Science Academy Of Records
(Wcsa.world) A water wheel is a machine for converting the energy of flowing or falling water into useful forms of power, often in a watermill.
(Wcsa.world) Among the Four Great Inventions, the magnetic compass was first invented as a device for divination as early as the Chinese Han Dynasty...
World Record Content Academy
World Record Content Academy (WRCA) honors record holder, businesswoman & female singer Ho Quynh Huong for her valuable content dedications .
(WorldKings.org) Through the nomination of the Vietnam Records Organization (VietKings), the Council of the World Record Content Academy (WRCA) has...
(WorldKings.org) In the afternoon of 11 Jan 2020, World Record Content Academy (WRCA) awards Certificate and Golden Disc to Vietnamese record holder...
World Creators Federation
(Wcsa.world) Already familiar with bookmaking, Gutenberg perfected small metal type. Infinitely more practical than carving complete wood blocks for...
(Wcsa.world) Volta realised that the frog's leg served as both a conductor of electricity (what we would now call an electrolyte) and as a detector of
World Memory Academy
(Wcsa.world) Alex Mullen is the first American to win the World Memory Championships and the highest point-scorer in the 24-year history of the...
(Wcsa.world) Dominic O'Brien (10 August 1957) is a British mnemonist and an author of memory-related books. He is the eight time World Memory Champion
World CEO Academy
(Wcsa.world) Brian Halligan is Co-founder and CEO of HubSpot. Prior to HubSpot, Brian was a Venture Partner at Longworth Ventures and VP of Sales at...
(Wcsa.world) Musk is the founder, CEO, and CTO of SpaceX; a co-founder, a Series A investor, CEO, and product architect of Tesla Inc.; co-chairman of...
World Founder and Progenitor Academy
(Wcsa.world) Theo Paphitis is one of the UK's most high profile businessmen. His empire spans retail, property, finance and consumer goods.
(Wcsa.world) Duncan Walker Bannatyne business interests include hotels, health clubs, spas, media, TV, stage schools, property and transport. He is...
World Tops Academy
[WCSA] Daily Highlights – May 06, 2020 - LINKA LEO GPS Smart Bike Lock can track your bicycle’s movements in more than 100 countries
(Wcsa.world) No matter where you are in the world, you can know where your bicycle is. That is, you can if you use the LINKA LEO GPS Smart Bike Lock.
[WCSA] Daily Highlights – Mary 05, 2020 - This smart desk has everything you need to stay healthy at work
(Wcsa.world) Are you tired of working at a desk that’s too high or too low? Or are you sick of being chained to a chair for eight hours a day? If...
World Best Academy
[WCSA] World Best Academy - Clearasil (England): The best-selling brand of medicinal facial products in Great Britain
(Wcsa.world) According to Statista, Clearasil is the best-selling brand of medicinal facial products in Great Britain, estimated 550 thousand users...
[WCSA] World Best Academy – Fairy (England): The best-selling brand of washing up liquids in Great Britain and Spain
(Wcsa.world) According to Statista, Fairy is the best-selling brand of washing up liquids in Great Britain and Spain. In 2018, estimated 20 million...
World Software And Data Academy
(Wcsa.world) The company also develops and builds tools for database development and systems of middle-tier software, enterprise resource planning...
(Wcsa.world) Microsoft Corporation ( abbreviated as MS) is an American multinational technology company with headquarters in Redmond, Washington.
World Occupational Science Academy
(Wcsa.world) Computer engineering programs tend to resemble computer science at the lower division with similar introductory programming and math...
(Wcsa.world) Aerospace engineering is the primary field of engineering concerned with the development of aircraft and spacecraft. It has two major and
Wolrd Awards Academy
(Wcsa.world) The International (TI) is an annual Dota 2 eSports tournament hosted by Valve Corporation, the game's developer.
(Wcsa.world) The modern Olympic Games or Olympics are leading international sporting events featuring summer and winter sports competitions in which...
World Quintessence Academy
(Wcsa.world) It has been proven that 99.9% of viruses and bacteria can not live in the presence of cinnamon. So it makes a great antibacterial and...
(Wcsa.world) Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) is a broad range of medicine practices sharing common concepts which have been developed in China and...
Global Union Of Managers
(Wcsa.world) Merkel, who faces a challenging reelection bid in 2017, has been tasked with maintaining a united European front in the...
(Wcsa.world) Tsai became the first female presidential candidate of a major party in the history of the Republic of China after...
(Wcsa.world) Born in Philadelphia, McMaster graduated from the United States Military Academy in 1984, and later earned Ph.D. in...
(Wcsa.world) Less than a decade into her directing career, DuVernay became the first African-American woman to helm a film nominated...