For the recent past we have been on the brink of a technological revolution. Some extremists go as far as saying that ‘one day machines will take over humans in terms of jobs and decisions’; while many liberals state that ‘humans would not have to work and can focus on self-development if they teach their machines to efficiently replace them from labour intensive jobs’. While we are at the crossroads of clashes in mindsets and opinions about progress, many whiz-kids and enterprising individuals are capitalizing on the markets by introducing constant innovation to technology.
So here we wanted to shed some light on the most productive individuals in context who have introduced disruptive ideas and concepts to the markets. Some innovations were marketed in such a fashion that many consumers cannot imagine life without them anymore. How many people do you know who can spend a day without checking their Facebook or logging into their Windows or ‘Googling’ something?
No more hints now; here are the top 25 of the richest personalities in the ‘Tech’ industry along with their net worth and the source of their fortunes.
Net Worth: $81.6 Bn