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iWoz: Computer Geek to Cult Icon: How I Invented the Personal Computer, Co-Founded Apple, and Had Fun Doing It

The mastermind behind Apple sheds his low profile and steps forward to tell his story for the first time.

Before cell phones that fit in the palm of your hand and slim laptops that fit snugly into briefcases, computers were like strange, alien vending machines. They had cryptic switches, punch cards and pages of encoded output. But in 1975, a young engineering wizard named Steve Wozniak had an idea: What if you combined computer circuitry with a regular typewriter keyboard and a video screen? The result was the first true personal computer, the Apple I, a widely affordable machine that anyone could understand and figure out how to use…

Submitted:May 11, 2006
Author:Steve Wozniak
Brand:W. W. Norton
Total comments:82
Category:Memoirs
961 diggs • 82 comments • May 11, 2006

Introducing iWoz.

"I, Woz: How I Invented the Personal Computer and Had Fun Along the Way" That's the name of Steve Wozniak's autobiography available for pre-order today. Could be a fun read for us Apple-Geeks.

11 diggs • 0 comments • May 12, 2006

Amazon reveal cover for Steve Wozniak's 'I, Woz' book

Steve Wozniak is penning his memoir which is titled 'I, Woz: How I Invented the Personal Computer and Had Fun Along the Way' and it looks like Amazon has the cover for us all to enjoy.

4 diggs • 0 comments • Oct 2, 2006

iWoz finally shipping on Amazon

iWoz is finally shipping

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