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Jaan Tallinn

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Jaan Tallinn (born 14 February 1972) is an Estonian billionaire computer programmer and investor[2][3] known for his participation in the development of Skype[4] and file-sharing application FastTrack/Kazaa.[5] Jaan Tallinn is a leading figure in the field of existential risk, having co-founded both the Centre for the Study of Existential Risk (CSER),[6][7] and the Future of Life Institute.[8][9][10][11]

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Jaan Tallinn
Born (1972-02-14) 14 February 1972 (age 50)[1]
Tallinn, Estonia
EducationUniversity of Tartu (BSc)
Occupation(s)programmer, investor, philanthropist
Known forKazaa
Existential risk