Computing

Steve

Steve Wozniak

  • was a technical genius
  • was the designer of Apple
  • wanted to share his invention with others (notably, members of the Computer Home Brew Club)
  • gave away some of his stocks
  • went back to college and graduated (under an assumed name)
  • was known as the “Wizard of Oz”
  • bowed out of “Dancing with the Stars”

Steve Jobs

  • was a Visionary and a Marketing Guru
  • coaxed his friend Steve Wozniak to found Apple Computers
  • had two stints at Apple
  • was forced out of Apple by the Board of Directors
  • rejoined Apple, when his company Next was bought by Apple
  • regained name with top selling consumer-oriented products such as iPod, iPad and iPhone.
  • quit College, but the Calligraphy class had a lasting impact
  • was harsh on “non-achievers”
  • gave a passionate Commencement speech at Stanford University

Categories: Computing, Names : P to T

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