• November 2015

    The Apple Inc. co-founder received a Lifetime Achievement in Entrepreneurial Mentoring award. In his talk, he shared the request he makes of people he helps, delivering a message that resonates with the HEMP mission: “I would say the way you pass it on, the way you pay me back, is when you’re successful and you have something, you give it to others. You give it to others and help them.”

  • November 2015

    The evening started with a lifetime achievement award ceremony, which honored powerful HEMP mentors such as Ewing Kauffman, Henry W. Bloch, Ray Pitman Sr. and Barnett C. Helzberg Jr.; Wozniak was also presented with an award at the end of the event.

  • September 2015

    You've now had a chance to watch the rough cut of the film. What were your impressions of it?
    I've actually seen two rough cuts. My impression was I was shocked and amazed at how good it was in the sense of professional filmmaking.
    I usually go to a movie not looking for "do I like the story" as much as: "What is the quality that came out of the heads of the people that made it?"
    In this case the filmmakers have done an award-winning job. The acting was just so realistic.

  • August 2015

    Apple Inc. co-founder Steve Wozniak said he doesn’t recognize himself in the new trailer for the coming biopic “Steve Jobs,” but he doesn’t mind — it’s Hollywood. In the clip released Wednesday, Wozniak, who is played by Seth Rogen, confronts Jobs and accuses his partner of hogging the credit for their creations, and those of others. That never happened, he said.

  • August 2015

    TEDx Berkeley talk on the early days by radio amateur and Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak WA6BND / WV6VLY He discusses his early days at UC Berkeley, and how they led to the foundation of Apple.

  • August 2015

    Cover Story for Global Business Travel: "The Wonderful World of Woz". 
    Fifteen years ago, the science and technology website Slashdot anointed Steve Wozniak “the Geek God in whose shadow all others dwell.” Wozniak (who prefers being called Woz) is the technowiz who single-handedly invented the groundbreaking Apple I and II computers.

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  • July 2015

    Joanne Gray:  So, you always wanted to have your own computer. Steve Wozniak: Oh my gosh, you could have never even dreamed of having your own computer. Chips cost so much. Parts cost so much. But in high school I got very good at designing computers and my skills got better.

  • June 2015

    The movie Wozniak feels got it right is actually a made-for-television film from 1999 called Pirates Of Silicon Valley, starring Anthony Michael Hall and Noah Wyle.

  • June 2015

    Somewhere in Silicon Valley, there’s a woman who doesn’t know she has a $100,000 check waiting for her.  No, she didn’t win the lottery. She recycled a vintage computer worth an awful lot of money.

  • May 2015

    Last month Madame Tussauds asked you, the American public, which tech icon should be the next to be depicted in wax. Competition was stiff among the ten nominees, with everyone from Elon Musk to George Lucas in the running. But the American public has decided, nay, demanded: WE MUST HAVE A WAX WOZ!