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Published on 26 Feb 2013
Learn about a new “superpower” that isn’t being taught in in 90% of US schools. Starring Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg, will.i.am, Chris Bosh, Jack Dorsey, Tony Hsieh, Drew Houston, Gabe Newell, Ruchi Sanghvi, Elena Silenok, Vanessa Hurst, and Hadi Partovi. Directed by Lesley Chilcott. Code.org owes special thanks to all the cast and the film crew, and also Microsoft, Google/YouTube, Facebook, Amazon, and Twitter for helping us spread the word
Nearly 30 years later, the twin brothers are firmly planted in the tech industry’s elite circles, after selling companies to Microsoft and News Corp‘s MySpace, and tapping the rare connections to invest early on inFacebook, Dropbox, and Zappos.
Bill Gates, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, andTwitter co-founder Jack Dorsey – three people who became billionaire tech industry luminaries thanks to their computer programming abilities – appear in a new video released Feb. 26 by the Partovi brothers as part of their new computer science-education nonprofit,Code.org.
“Computer programming, right now, is the best embodiment of the American Dream,” Partovi said. “The American Dream is to be the next Mark Zuckerberg.”