Steve Wozniak

The hacker who inspired Apple responds to sex assault claims

John Draper, a 74-year-old hacker nicknamed “Captain Crunch,” has been accused by multiple men of sexually assaulting them during exercise sessions he invited them to at hacking conventions, <i>The Daily Dot</i> reports. Draper apologized and acknowledged he may have been aroused during some of the …

Electronic Frontier Foundation

The Woz is coming to Philly next Spring

Philly-based <b>InstaMed</b>, maker of a top healthcare payments platform, announced <b>Steve Wozniak —</b> <b>Apple</b> cofounder also known as “The Woz” — as headliner of …

Steve Jobs

Attention Trump Fans, Critics: If You Value Freedom Online, The FCC Needs To Know Now

One thing that millions of Americans are thankful for this year, regardless of political and turkey preference, is the ability to express their views, seek important answers, and even savor a little distraction on the internet.<p>And with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) set to change how …

Net Neutrality

There is Now a Steve Jobs Figure from DAM Toys

From the late ’70s on, Steve Jobs was instrumental in changing the way that people interacted with technology. Though no longer with us, Jobs’ legacy …

Elon Musk

How To Start A Business If You’re Broke

Have you got a great business idea, but are skint? Well, don’t worry. Not all businesses require a huge amount of money to get off the ground -- or …

Small Business

Beware ‘Slaughterbots’: PSA Highlights Danger of Autonomous Weapons

The weapons make the decisions (via Future of Life Institute)<p>Humans can barely operate weapons responsibly. So should we supply autonomous machines …

Artificial Intelligence

JP Morgan Found Guilty Of Money Laundering

<b>Financial services company JPMorgan is facing allegations after being exposed for money laundering. The difficulties arrive only two months after a</b> …

Bitcoin

Apple Diversity Chief RESIGNS for Saying White People Can Be Diverse Too

Oh the controversy. A woman admits that white people are humans too.<p><b>Why would anybody spill the beans that white people should be included when</b> …

Racism

The Roots Of Apple, Microsoft And Facebook In Hacker Culture

Two of this week’s milestones in the history of technology connect three generations of hackers: MIT’s Tech Model Railroad Club; Steve Jobs, Steve Wozniak, Bill Gates and Paul Allen; and Mark Zuckerberg and the rest of today’s Silicon Valley.<p>On <b>November 20, 1963</b>, the MIT student newspaper reported …

Steve Jobs

Bitcoin and Other Cryptocurrencies: the Next Shiny Object or the Next Gold Mine?

Cryptocurrency is evolving, as one CEO in the field put it, "at a faster pace than the dotcom boom two decades ago."<p>As businesspeople, we look for every possible advantage to get ahead. As entrepreneurs, it is imperative that we stay current with every new software, app, or piece of technology -- …

Bitcoin

How Digital Entrepreneurs Are Slaying in the Gig Economy

After the garage-born success of companies like Apple, it can seem pretty attractive to rough it in the beginning to make for a legendary “rags to …

Digital Nomads

Hacker Hero's Behavior At Cyber Conferences Draws Concern

The claims against John Draper, a pioneer hacker and an early associate of Apple cofounders Steve Wozniak and Steve Jobs, are yet another example of how celebrity can be abused.<p>John Draper, a prankster hero to an early generation of hackers, used his status at cybersecurity conferences to arrange …

Long-form Journalism

Steve Jobs: Early Life and Education | Investopedia

Humble Beginnings<p>Steven Paul Jobs was born on February 24, 1955, in San Francisco to Joanne Carole Schieble, a student from Wisconsin. She had met …

Steve Jobs

Forget killer robots - it’s humans you should be worrying about instead

<b>When it comes to understanding artificial intelligence, is science fiction just a pesky distraction from the real dangers out there? Microsoft’s</b> …

Artificial Intelligence

It is Highly Inaccurate to Describe Bitcoin as a Bubble, Here’s Why

Many public figures in the traditional financial sector including JPMorgan CEO Jamie Morgan have criticized Bitcoin, describing it as a bubble. …

Cryptocurrency

This Australian startup will offer shares in luxury cars in a bid to raise $26 million in an ICO

A Ferrari 250 GTO. Photo: Richard Bord/Getty Images<p>Perth-based BitCar is seeking more than $US20 million ($A26 million) in a cryptocurrency IPO that …

Bitcoin

iPhone X Is the “Most Breakable Ever” According to This Test

While some people didn’t think twice before shelling out a grand-plus for the new iPhone X and are now enjoying the amazing Animoji feature, others …

IPhone X

Emoji app endorsed by Rob Gronkowski is falsely touting Steve Wozniak as an advisor

New England Patriots tight end Rob “Gronk” Gronkowski and entrepreneur Jeremy Greene have been on a press tour promoting a new app called Mojiit, an …

Steve Jobs

Gronk gets down to business during the bye week

Patriots QB <b>Tom Brady</b> spent a portion of the team’s bye week planking in the Bahamas, but party boy <b>Rob Gronkowski</b> was all business — literally.<p>Gronk …

Rob Gronkowski

When robots dream: AI systems may learn better and faster if they can 'sleep'

As any science fiction fan knows, it’s always a bad sign when a robot has dreams or visions of its own. Think Isaac Asimov’s short story collection …

Artificial Intelligence

iPhone X: thousands queue as Apple proves it still has the X factor

Demand for the £999 ‘future’ of the iPhone bucks the trend of recent years, with large crowds and some fans queuing for days to get their hands on one<p>Thousands of people formed queues outside stores in London, Tokyo, Sydney and around the world on Friday as eager buyers tried to get their hands on …

Steve Jobs

Silicon Valley Legend 'Captain Crunch' Publishes His Life Story

If it wasn’t for the incessant technical curiosity of John Draper, the now 74-year-old former phone hacker known as “Captain Crunch,” Apple Inc. may …

Silicon Valley

Digital currencies hit record $200 billion value

Cryptocurrencies aggregate value hit record highs on Friday, with their market capitalization jumping to $200 billion, according to CoinMarketCap.<p>The …

Cryptocurrency

Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak Jumps Into Tech Training, and K-12 Curriculum

"Woz U" will include K-12 programs focused on STEM and exposing students to digital engineering concepts.The post Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak …

Education

Patriot's Rob Gronkowski says younger NFL players should have a backup plan

Two-time Super Bowl champ Rob Gronkowski says his advice to younger NFL players is to always have a backup plan.<p>“Sometimes, I see players come in and they’re all about football and only football and then boom!” Gronkowski tells FOX Business.<p>The tight end star says the average NFL career is about …

Business

Bitcoin rockets above 6000 euros for the first time

The price of digital currency bitcoin has rocketed above $7,000 (6000 euros) for the first time after a more than tenfold increase in its value over the past year.<p>But there are some who are expressing caution about the booming cryptocurrency, saying the current interest in it could eventually …

Bitcoin

Apple's Co-Founder Reveals Why He isn't Fussed About The iPhone X

That don't impress Steve Wozniak much<p>The motherboard to his monitor, the Dean to his Torvill, the affable calm that kept Steve Job's infamous and …

Steve Jobs

Apple's Co-Founder Isn't Buying the iPhone X (Yet)

The Woz isn’t a big fan of Apple’s priciest iPhone.<p><b>Apple</b>'s (NASDAQ:AAPL) diehard fans might be eager to buy the iPhone X, but Apple co-founder Steve …

Investing

Bitcoin Turns 9 and Has Evolved into a Global Currency Already

[…]The post Bitcoin Turns 9 and Has Evolved into a Global Currency Already appeared first on CryptoCoinsNews.

Cryptocurrency

Scalpers are selling iPhone X pre-orders on eBay for up to $60,000

After months of hype, the iPhone X arrives in just a few days’ time. As is the case with every hotly anticipated new product, especially one that’s …

Steve Jobs