How Steve Wozniak Got Over His Fear of AI Taking Over the World | WIRED

STEVE WOZNIAK IS one half of Silicon Valley’s most prototypical founder’s myth. But whereas Steve Jobs went on to define what it meant to be a modern founder—the turtleneck uniform, the keynote showmanship, the scorn for formal education and steamrolling managerial style—Woz just became a wealthier version of his former self. That is, a gigantic nerd.

In case you clicked this article out of blind curiosity, here’s a quick recap on Woz. He invented Apple’s first two computers. Which, incidentally, were the world’s first personal computers. Which means you—no matter if you’re logged into a Mac, PC, smartphone, or Xbox—owe him a debt of gratitude for actualizing the notion that anyone (everyone, really) could and should own a computer.

And sure, Woz has capitalized on his fame.

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Mike Rawson

Mike Rawson has recently re-awoken a long-standing interest in robots and our automated future.

He lives in London with a single android – a temperamental vacuum cleaner – but is looking forward to getting more cyborgs soon.

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