They changed the web
Their creations have radically changed how we use the web, so they deserve a pearltree :)
You'll find here some info about these great people who have had a great impact on the web. Aug 26
Christopher 'moot' Poole
When Bram Cohen first revealed BitTorrent on a public message board on July 2nd 2001, he never imagined it would quickly become one of the main generators of Internet traffic. Now, exactly a decade later, BitTorrent is used by hundreds of million of people worldwide.
In a month The Pirate Bay will no longer offer downloads of .torrent files.
Today marks the end of an era for The Pirate Bay.