Originally posted by Oliver Fiktishous:
Note that Bill Joy at Sun (not jerk "William Joy" above), the inventor of Jini doesn't have a degree in computer science. I believe he has one in philosphy.
I doubt that Mr. Gosling, the inventor of Java, has a degree in computer science. Bill Gates dropped out of Harvard. Having a degree in CS is I'm sure quite valuable but other experience is valuable as well. What you don't know you can learn.
Legend has it that if you rub the right tiny ad, a genie comes out.
Two software engineers solve most of the world's problems in one K&R sized bookhttps://coderanch.com/wiki/718759/books/Building-World-Backyard-Paul-Wheaton