Innovation: Flow-Based Code

Using prewritten code that saves programmers time

Innovator: Henri Bergius
Age: 33
Title: Founder of NoFlo, a two-year-old, seven-person group of coders
Form and function: Programming that uses flowcharts to link pieces of reusable code, allowing engineers to focus on more complex problems instead of constantly rewriting the basics.

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