Iwoz: Computer Geek to Cult Icon

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$16.95  $15.59
Publisher
W. W. Norton & Company
Publish Date
Pages
313
Dimensions
5.76 X 0.86 X 8.24 inches | 0.6 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780393330434
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About the Author

Steve Wozniak has been inducted into the National Inventors Hall of Fame and has received numerous awards, including the National Medal of Technology and the Heinz Award. He lives in California.
Gina Smith is a technology and science journalist and the author of The Genomics Age, which Barron's named one of the top twenty books of 2005.

Reviews

The mastermind behind Apple tells his story for the first time, from the invention of the first personal computer to the rise of Apple as an industry giant.
Budding computer-science majors, Apple aficionados and electronics buffs will find plenty to ingest here, as Wozniak recounts the inspirations and thought processes for his designs.--J.D. Biersdorfer
This memoir truly reflects its author, both in its subject matter and its happy-go-lucky tone...A welcome, fresh perspective for an industry that seems so far removed from its original ideas.--Peter Burrows
At last, Mr. Wozniak gets the stage all to himself [in a] chatty memoir full of surprises.... He reveals a technology pioneer more charming--and whose life is more poignant--than we expected.--George Anders
Sincerity and enthusiasm are the hallmarks of this irrepressible memoir, and Wozniak's optimism offers an example to us all.--Chris Hartman
iWoz is the story about a man filled with curiosity and drive. It's about growing up in Silicon Valley at a watershed time for electronics and computing. And it's about never forgetting what makes a person happy in life and never forgetting one's dreams.--Russ Juskalian