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"The Woz", Co-founder of Apple Computer, Inc., Chief Scientist at Primary Data, Best Selling Author of iWoz: From Computer Geek to Cult Icon

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A Silicon Valley icon and philanthropist for the past three decades, Steve Wozniak revolutionized the personal computer industry as co-founder of Apple Computer. With its first line of Apple products - Macintosh, Apple I and Apple II Wozniak and Steve Jobs brought computers to the hands of the mass market.

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A Silicon Valley icon and philanthropist for the past three decades, Steve Wozniak revolutionized the personal computer industry as co-founder of Apple Computer. With its first line of Apple products"Macintosh, Apple I and Apple II"Wozniak and Steve Jobs brought computers to the hands of the mass market. Wozniak's leadership and creativity cultivated significant disruptive technologies such as the iPod (2001), the iPhone (2007) and the iPad (2010), while also helping to build the largest company in the US stock market with a net worth of half a trillion dollars.

For his achievements at Apple Computer, Wozniak was awarded the National Medal of Technology by the President of the United States, which is the highest honor bestowed on America's leading innovators. He is also an inductee to the National Inventors Hall of Fame and recently received the prestigious Hoover Medal, given for "outstanding extra-career services by engineers to humanity."

Through the years, Wozniak has been involved in various business and philanthropic ventures; he currently serves as Chief Scientist for Primary Data and is a published author of a New York Times best-selling autobiography, iWoz: From Computer Geek to Cult Icon. A talented business speaker, Wozniak shares a once-in-a-lifetime success story with audiences globally by teaching the lessons of Apple to show that evolution is achieved from the ground up.

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    Apple Co-founder 'Woz' Worries About The Future Of Artificial Intelligence Too

    By Brandon Martin

    Steve Wozniak is certainly not the first to speak out against artificial intelligence. However, it’s worth noting that the Apple co-founder is considered amongst a growing list of pioneers in the tech world who fear artificial intelligence and the impact it could have on human life in the future. Lately, bothElon Musk and Bill Gates spoke out about their concerns regarding artificial intelligence and what it might mean for human life, but many of those concerns were played down, or considered overreactions within the industry.

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    Steve Wozniak Thinks Apple Is Working On A Car

    Apple cofounder Steve Wozniak has told the Australian Financial Review that he thinks the Cupertino company may be working on a car.

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    Cadillac Ad Starring Steve Wozniak Racks Up Nearly 1.5M Views In First Week

    Cadillac launched their ‘Dare Greatly’ ad campaign and new brand identity during coverage of the 87th annual Academy Awards last month in an attempt to reignite the Cadillac fire in consumers’ minds. Brand CMO Uwe Ellinghaus previously said he believed the company had a “relevancy problem” and the new ads are his way of addressing the issue.
     

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    Steve Wozniak At Government Summit In Dubai

    Co-founder of Apple Computers whizzes through a range of topics with enthusiasm at his session in the summit.

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    Steve Wozniak To Speak At Charlotte's Huge Venture-Capital Gathering

    It's only fitting that Charlotte's biggest-ever conference around technology, innovation, venture capital and all things digital should feature an appropriately big-time keynote speaker. Enter Apple Inc. co-founder Steve Wozniak, or "The Woz," as he's often called.

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    Steve Wozniak To Headline BBVA Compass' Series Of Economic Forums

    Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak will offer his perspective on the digital economy to BBVA Compass clients.

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    Wozniak Credits 'Builders' More Than Dreamers For Tech Advancements

    Recently Woz mesmerized the crowd when he spoke at the Gartner Symposium in Orlando Florida. He talked about how technology is advancing the future and that "Builders know which new things can be developed and made into a final product," said Wozniak. "I credit builders for all the advancements." Woz encourages engineers to develop technology and products that matter to you personally instead of the masses. Woz is not only the co founder of Apple, but his Fusion-IO a flash solution to deliver data faster.

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