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Woz Dishes The Dirt On The Cloud
2012-08-07 10:54:41

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Though Apple normally likes to keep a tight lid on what their employees say to the press, the company's co-founder gets an obvious free pass to say what he will. As such, Steve Wozniak (affectionately known as Woz among the geek set) is prone to giving his opinion about all things tech, even if they aren´t at all favorable for Apple. In the most recent example, Woz has expressed his concern and frustration over...

2012-06-15 21:36:40

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com For all the talk Apple´s ever given about “doubling down” on privacy and for all the great lengths they´ve gone to protect unannounced products, they sure do let Steve Wozniak run his mouth like a loose cannon. Although, I guess if you helped build the world´s most valuable brand and built the very first personal computer, you´re allowed some leeway. While he doesn´t report to 1 Infinite Loop every day for...

Sotheby's To Auction Off Pieces Of Apple's History
2012-05-29 10:29:27

Michael Harper for RedOrbit.com Those of you who know your Apple history know the path Steve Jobs traveled which led him to co-found a little start-up in his parents´ garage with Steve Wozniak. After dropping out – and then dropping in – of Portland, Oregon´s Reed College, Jobs traveled back to his home in California and took a job with popular game maker Atari. After ruffling his co-workers' feathers with his bristled demeanor and less than pleasing body odor,...

2011-05-04 10:30:00

Steve Wozniak, known affectionately as "Woz" by tech geeks the world over and cofounder of Apple computers, offers the idea of more computers in school classes to fill several holes in the current state of education, Reuters is reporting. A lifelong hands-on engineer, who quietly taught elementary school for eight years after leaving Apple in 1987, Wozniak currently serves as chief scientist for start-up Fusion-io, which says its technology speeds up data processing. Wozniak points out that...

2010-05-27 06:59:00

SAN FRANCISCO, May 27, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- In celebration of the opening of its new West Coast campus, Hult International Business School is proud to announce that Steve Wozniak, the co-founder of Apple, will be addressing its student body in San Francisco on September 27th. A Silicon Valley icon for more than thirty years, Steve Wozniak has helped shape the computing industry with his design of Apple's first line of products the Apple I and II and influenced the popular Macintosh....

2010-02-17 10:15:00

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Feb. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) announced today that Steve Wozniak, Apple Computer, Inc. co-founder and Fusion-io chief scientist will deliver the opening keynote address at MILCOM 2010. As the premier international conference for military communications, MILCOM brings together leaders from government, industry and academia to discuss and showcase the latest advancements in military communications and networking. This year's conference takes place...

2009-05-06 15:27:00

SAUSALITO, Calif., May 6 /PRNewswire/ -- TechForEducators.com announced today that Silicon Valley icon Steve Wozniak, inventor of the personal computer, has joined the company's board of advisors. "Woz inspired a generation of technologists - including myself," explained Matt Spergel, President of TechForEducators.com. "The Apple II was an engineering tour de force and an amazing learning tool. We are deeply honored to have Steve contributing his infectious optimism and creativity to our...

2009-02-06 15:29:29

Fusion-io, a computer storage technology firm, announced on Thursday that Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak has joined the company. Wozniak, who is now 58 years of age, helped launch Apple Computers with Steve Jobs in 1976.  He will serve as Fusion-io's "chief scientist" and as a technical advisor to Fusion-io's research and development group. "Steve Wozniak has been among the most elite innovators of his age and we are honored by his enthusiasm for our technology and our company,"...

2008-10-16 12:00:10

DomainSponsor(TM), the domain monetization division of Oversee.net, announced today that Steve Wozniak will be the keynote speaker at the third annual DOMAINfest(TM) Global event scheduled for January 28-30, 2009 in Hollywood, Calif. The Apple Computer, Inc. co-founder and Silicon Valley icon is one of the most influential and colorful innovators in technology history, and is credited with helping shape the personal computer industry with his Apple designs. For his achievements at Apple...

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