“If there’s one person who perfectly personifies Maker Faire, it could well be Steve Wozniak. That’s why a standing room-only crowd had gathered to see him speak at the event in California on Saturday afternoon,” Daniel Terdiman reports for CNET.
“Wozniak is in fact a veteran of Maker Faire, the bacchanalia of do-it-yourself technology, hacking, fire arts, robots, mad scientists and mad crafters that is [took] place in the small town of San Mateo, California [this past] weekend,” Terdiman reports.
Woz “had come this time to fire up those in the audience with romantic and impassioned stories of the power and excitement of mathematics and engineering,” Terdiman reports. “That concept might draw a groan at a lot of gatherings, but at Maker Faire, it was just the right message for a crowd thick with accomplished engineers and hackers, as well as countless budding would-be Wozes.”
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