Tag: Steve Wozniak

35 Amazing Facts About Apple You Didn't Know

Apple had a lot of secrets, from its inception to today. There are some that are now out in the open, which will hopefully give fans a better understanding of its history and what goes on inside the headquarters.

Company April 11, 2018

Apple Cofounder Steve Wozniak Announces He’s Leaving Facebook

The latest to denounce Facebook is Apple cofounder Steve Wozniak, saying the social media has brought more cons than pros. The move is a blow to the social media company, which is presently in turmoil over an ugly data scandal.

Internet April 9, 2018

Here's What Steve Jobs's 1973 Job Application Looks Like

An online auction posted a job application form submitted by Steve Jobs in 1973. The document is reportedly an authentic piece of tech history related to Apple's growth in the industry.

Apple March 14, 2018

What’s Wrong With The Apple iPhone X? Steve Wozniak Explains

Steve Wozniak has come after the iPhone X again, criticizing its usability. The Apple cofounder slammed the phone’s complicated side button and the different presses it requires to trigger different actions.

Apple February 1, 2018

Steve Wozniak Says iPhone 8 Is The Same As iPhone 7, Won't Get iPhone X On Launch Day

Apple cofounder Steve Wozniak isn't going to get the iPhone X the day it launches because he's happy with the iPhone 8, which he thinks is the same as the iPhone 7, which he says is like the iPhone 6.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech October 24, 2017

Apple Cofounder Steve Wozniak Creates Online University For People Who Want To Work In Tech

Steve Wozniak is launching a university called 'Woz U,' which provides people with the necessary skills to land jobs in tech. It doesn’t seem like much now, but Wozniak has grand ambitions for the educational platform.

Internet October 14, 2017

Stephen Hawking Warns Of Robot Apocalypse: Here's How Humanity Can Protect Itself From Artificial Intelligence

Physicist Stephen Hawking warns of robot apocalypse that 'may destroy us all by nuclear or biological war.' The call for humanity's protection from the potential technological agression reverberates stronger now more than ever, but the question is how.

Robotics March 9, 2017

Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak Thinks No Headphone Jack For The iPhone 7 Could 'Tick Off' Many Users: Is He Right?

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak thinks that if the iPhone7 is missing the 3.5 millimeter headphone jack, it could 'tick off' many users. The removal of the headphone jack has long been rumored, but it has not yet been confirmed.

Apple August 24, 2016

Samsung Gear VR Makes Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak 'Emotional'

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak has shared his enthusiasm regarding virtual reality and enjoys using the Gear VR headset from Samsung. He is hopeful that Apple has an advanced VR device in the works to take on competition.

Gadgets June 13, 2016

Apple Should Pay 50 Percent Tax, Cofounder Steve Wozniak Says

Steve Wozniak believes that Apple and all other companies in the world should pay 50 percent in taxes. Faced with several tax issues, Apple asserts that it pays every dollar it owes and is the top taxpayer in the world, with $13.2 billion it paid in taxes in 2015.

Business Tech April 23, 2016

Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak Getting Wax Treatment At Madame Tussauds With $350,000 Figure [Video]

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak will be immortalized in a wax figure at Madame Tussauds. Valued at $350,000, Wozniak’s wax figure will join the statues of fellow Apple founder Steve Jobs and Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg.

Society March 19, 2016

Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak Excited About Amazon Echo And Here's Why

The Amazon Echo, which uses the virtual assistant Alexa, has a fan in Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak. In an interview with CNBC, Wozniak praised the device while mentioning how he uses it in his home.

FUTURE TECH March 12, 2016

Steve Wozniak Chimes In On Apple's Battle With The FBI On 'Conan'

The tech pioneer and co-founder of Apple joined 'Conan' to talk about the company's recent run-in with the FBI over iPhone privacy.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 8, 2016

Steve Wozniak Doesn’t Like Being ‘Trapped’ In Apple’s Walled Garden, Prefers MacBook Over iPad

Steve Wozniak has stated that he doesn't want to be trapped inside Apple's walled garden. Moreover, the Apple cofounder expressed his preference for MacBook over the iPad.

Computers November 17, 2015

Steve Jobs' Widow Laurene Powell-Jobs Reportedly Tried To Block Aaron Sorkin’s Film: Here’s Why

Laurene Powell-Jobs apparently tried to stop the production of the new Steve Jobs movie by Aaron Sorkin and Danny Boyle. Apple has objected to any media portrayal of Jobs as well.

Society October 7, 2015

Steve Wozniak Delivers Verdict On New Steve Jobs Biopic And Documentary

Steve Wozniak, co-founder of Apple, colleague and friend of Steve Jobs, has something to say about Alex Gibney's documentary 'Steve Jobs: The Man in the Machine' and Aaron Sorkin's biopic 'Steve Jobs' -- both of them capture the multifacted, complicated person he was.

Movies/TV Shows September 9, 2015

Hawking, Musk, Wozniak And Other AI Experts Urge Ban On Autonomous Weapons

Experts in robotics, science and tech wrote an open letter voicing their concerns about the threat autonomous weapons could pose against humanity.

FUTURE TECH July 27, 2015

Steve Wozniak Warns Humans Will Become Pets Of Robots

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak believes that humans will be the pets of robots someday, but it will be a good thing for us.

FUTURE TECH June 26, 2015

Woman Unknowingly Dumps Apple 1 Computer Worth $260,000 Into Recycling Center

If you’re a woman and you recently dropped off a bunch of electronics at a recycling center in Milpitas, you could be $130,000 richer by now.

Computers June 1, 2015

Steve Wozniak Thinks Few Will Buy $17K Apple Watch, Worried Humans May Become AI's 'Family Pets'

Leave it to Steve Wozniak, co-founder of Apple, to get people talking on everything from computers replacing humans, the reasons why Watch won't sell big and why Apple needs to be in the car-building business. He's as relevant and thought-provoking as ever.

Wearable Tech March 24, 2015

Black History Month: 12 Facts About Jerry Lawson, Creator Of The Video Game Cartridge

Tech Times takes a look at the life and legacy of Jerry Lawson, a self-taught engineer and creator of the video game cartridge.

Video Games February 23, 2015

Rare Working Apple-1 Fetches $365,000 at NY Auction: 'An Incredible Experience'

How much does the only Apple-1 computer, documented to have been sold directly from Steve Jobs’ garage, cost? It's worth more than 500 iPhone 6 units.

Computers December 12, 2014

Steve Wozniak Squashes Big Myth About Early Days at Apple

While many think Apple was founded in Steve Jobs' parents garage, an interview with co-founder Steve Wozniak suggests the real story may be a little different. According to the Woz, the garage served much more as a hanging out spot than as a shop for the Apple founders.

Computers December 4, 2014

Steve Wozniak is Chief Scientist at Primary Data: Virtual Storage War Rages on

Steve Wozniak, Apple co-founder and designer of the first two computers that revolutionized personal computing, is off to Primary Data to revolutionize virtual storage.

Start Ups November 20, 2014

Steve Wozniak Steps in as Virtualization Startup's Chief Scientist

After leaving one chief scientist post, Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak steps into another. This time, he'll help steer the technology of a startup's virtualization platform.

Business Tech November 19, 2014

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak talks iPhone, Watch and love for Tesla

The wizardly Woz offers opinions on the near future of tech, while re-qualifying his thoughts by pointing to the past. He invested in Siri before Apple, called for larger iPhones three years before Apple finally came around, he's big on virtual reality and negative on smart watches.

Society November 11, 2014

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak becomes adjunct university professor in Australia

Steve Wozniak has accepted the appointment as an adjunct professor in the University of Technology, Sydney. The contract of Wozniak with UTS is open-ended, with currently no fixed term.

Business October 24, 2014

Apple-1 PC built by co-founders sells for record-setting bid

One of the historic Apple-1 machines assembled in the garage of Steve Jobs' parents was purchased for nearly $1 million. The rare computer will join Model-T Fords in the Henry Ford Museum.

Computers October 23, 2014

Meet the iCups, the iPhone 6's most ironic competition yet

The iPhone 6 has some new competition: the iCups, which was launched as part of a Kickstarter campaign this month. It might look like a two cups attached with string, but...that's because it is.

Geek September 20, 2014

Wozniak hopes Apple cooperates with Google and Samsung instead of competing

BBC interviewed Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak and he shared some interesting insights how tech companies should be.

Business November 5, 2013

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