The first computer I ever used was entirely designed by this man. Think about that for a moment. This guy actually designed an entire computer (two in fact!) from top to bottom. And he did it in the most ingenious, elegant way imaginable.
Now, almost three decades later, it's an honor to announce that Steve Wozniak is going to co-host the opening party for the coolest tech event in New York this year: Gizmodo Gallery.
Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak visited Moscow on Tuesday for the fourth annual Innovation Convention to inspire a room overflowing with young, aspiring entrepreneurs to abandon their fears and think "outside the box." "A lot of people are afraid," Wozniak said. "When you grow up, you go to school and they teach you the answers are in the book … you go to the book and find out how something is done. If you are smart, you can actually start to think it out, work it out to write the book yourself."
If you think you’ve been an Apple fan for a long time you may want to compare your memories against CBS News gallery of Apple computers which dates all the way back to the beginning… including that beauty in the photo. Just check out the resolution on that baby.
YEREVAN. – The Apple Corporation co-founder Steve Wozniak, who is on two-day visit in Armenia has already managed to stand out with his subtle humor, broad character, and even scared the hotel staff. The famous inventor with iWoz nickname moved with Segway for a long time in Yerevan’s Republic Square surprising the passers-by. Wozniak said in a meeting with IT representatives that he made tricks with hotel staff and scared them.
November 24, 2011, Times.am, Armenian News: “I'm doing the Turkey thing this Thanksgiving. Enjoy a peaceful day with those you love”, Steve Wozniak, Apple co-founder wrote on his Facebook wall. Thanksgiving Day is a holiday celebrated primarily in the United States and Canada. Thanksgiving is celebrated each year on the second Monday of October in Canada and on the fourth Thursday of November in the USA, Wikipedia informs.
He was part of a duo that created one of the most innovative and influential companies today - a company that broke groundand disrupted and revolutionized at least three industries: music, personal computers and telephones. Addressing an attentive crowd of entrepreneurs, investors, students and alumni on Nov. 14 at Rutgers University’s third annual Entrepreneurship Day, keynote speaker Steve Wozniak retains the buoyant charisma of a person passionate with engineering, computing, and creative irreverence, much like his friend and Apple co-founder, Steve Jobs.
You gotta hand it to Woz, he's his own man. When there's a new toy he wants, it doesn't matter if there's an Apple on it or not, he's going to get it. He'll go straight to Google if necessary. Full size He was gifted an Android 4.0 t-shirt as well. I have to say this is one of the things I love about Woz.
I met Woz and his charming wife Janet last evening for a photo session in Los Gatos, California. (Friday, November 18, 2011).
Silicon Valley legend Steve Wozniak (“Woz”) is one of the pioneers of the personal computer revolution. He co-founded Apple Computer in 1976 along with Steve Jobs. It was Woz, the engineering genius, who designed and built the company’s first products, the Apple I and Apple II.
DEMO Announces DEMO Enterprise: An Evening of Innovation, January 5, 2012 in San Francisco, CA
FRAMINGHAM, MA, Nov 16, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) -- DEMO, the world's leading launch conference platform for emerging technology and trends, today announced DEMO Enterprise: An Evening of Innovation, sponsored by DEMO alumnus Fusion-io, on January 5, 2012 at the Temple Night Club in San Francisco, CA. Fusion-io Chief Scientist Steve Wozniak will appear as a special guest at this invitation only event, which will showcase today's top innovations for the enterprise from six student-run startups. A DEMO Innovation party, open to DEMO alumni, the development community, media and venture capitalists, will conclude the evening.
Macnn reports that an eBay seller from Lebanon, Ohio managed to sell an original and unmodified Apple II computer for $6,100. Naturally the listing has been removed from the auction site, but the computer was reportedly in full working condition and even included the original Integer ROMs at the time of sale.
The Apple II computer originally retailed for a minimum of $1,298 (with 4KB of RAM) back in 1977.