John Henry Thompson – invented lingo programming used in Macromedia Director and Shockwave – African American History Month 2015 #BlackHistoryMonth

John Henry Thompson – The 25 Most Important Black Tech Pioneers @ Complex. Was Chief Scientist, the highest engineering position at Macromedia. Known as the “Father of Lingo Programming”, Thompson developed the popular scripting language to help render visuals in computer programs. Lingo’s also been used to create flash and...