11 Britons that changed the face of technology

The UK innovators that helped shape the world of tech

Britain may no longer be in thepowerhouse of the world's technology industry, but we sure did some pioneering work in days gone by - and we're still pushing back the barriers in certain areas too.

To celebrate Britain's major contributions to the world of innovation, here are eleven Brits that have changed the face of technology - and some of them are still at it, too.

1. Sir Clive Sinclair



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