5 Tech Luminaries Who Are Working To Change The World

The tech community is known for having — and funding — big ideas. Whether it be a worldwide social network or the complete eradication of a disease affecting millions, you can be sure these individuals will aim high. Philanthropy and maintaining a green office have become the norm for the tech community, from engineers at small startups to executives at industry giants like Google.

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