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#1 TheSentinel


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Posted 01 May 2012 - 07:03 PM

Puppet Masters of the Internet
When these ten guys pull the power strings of the Internet, everyone jumps.

By Dan Tynan, PCWorld May 1, 2012 3:19 am

Nearly everyone on the Internet knows about Larry Page, Sergey Brin, Mark Zuckerberg, and Jeff Bezos. Savvy geeks might even recognize Internet pioneers like Vint Cerf and Marc Andreessen.

But among the most powerful people on the Net are individuals whose names are unknown to the teeming masses on the InterWebs. Some of them control vital pieces of Internet infrastructure. Others decide which companies get funded, which websites get the lion's share of the traffic, or whether sites will live to see another day.

Who really rules the Net? Read on. Just don't get on the bad side of any of these ten power gurus.

Read more about the puppet masters of the Internet at: http://www.pcworld.c...e_internet.html