Driving Tips From The Woz

Steve Wozniak is, of course, one of the two Steves that founded Apple, and the one that did all the technical work. The guy that soldered a 6502 and a bunch of other chips together into a computer that essentially started the personal computer revolution. More recently, he's known for his love of Segways and his… » 7/25/12 2:00pm 7/25/12 2:00pm

Toyota Admits Prius Brake "Software" Problem, Not Because Of The Woz

Oi, where to start this morning? You know those 2010 Prius brake problems? Toyota learned its lesson and is willing to cop to a design problem. Will there be a recall? Did Woz doom or save Toyota? UPDATE! » 2/04/10 9:00am 2/04/10 9:00am

Toyota To Borrow, Test Steve Wozniak's Prius For A Week

Since the issue of Steve Wozniak's Prius arose yesterday, Toyota has been anxious to get in touch with the Apple co-founder to diagnose the problem and, according to his assistant, will take the car for testing. » 2/02/10 9:00pm 2/02/10 9:00pm

Steve Wozniak Expands On Cruise Control Accelerator Issue, Can't Get…

Our story on Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak's Prius Cruise Control acceleration issue was shared by Gizmodo and the Woz himself was nice enough to explain what's happening and how much trouble he's having contacting Toyota. » 2/02/10 10:00am 2/02/10 10:00am

Apple Co-Founder Claims Toyota Prius Has "Scary" Software Problem He…

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak told a crowd today of an unintentional acceleration problem with his 2010 Toyota Prius, which isn't under a recall. "This is software. It's not a bad accelerator pedal," he told the crowd. "It's very scary." » 2/01/10 11:20pm 2/01/10 11:20pm

Steve Wozniak Busted For Driving His Prius 104 MPH

Who knew the little hybrid could even go that fast? Oh wait, Al Gore III knows it does. Now you can add "The Woz" to the list of folks who've taken the Prius to the limit and beyond. Steve Wozniak, the man known as the "Father of the Apple II" was caught taking his Prius on the PCH a wee bit beyond the speed limit.… » 8/22/07 2:30pm 8/22/07 2:30pm

Classic Ad Watch: Apple's Woz Thinks The Datsun 280-ZX Is Awesome!

Apple's "Other Steve" is a guy more well known for his elegance in programming than skill as a marketing man — I mean, for chrissake, the guy supposedly created the game "Breakout" in four days. Little did we know all he needed to give his former boss n' bud Steve Jobs a run for the title of Apple main marketing man,… » 12/06/06 3:05pm 12/06/06 3:05pm