Woz says Steve Jobs was like Donald Trump

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Queen Elizabeth II is loads like Harry Types.

Peter Thiel is loads just like the Emperor Constantine.

U2 is loads just like the skiffle band that performs in my pub.

Some comparisons want just a little clarification.

However what would possibly Apple fanpeople’s first response be once they hear Steve Wozniak’s comparability of Steve Jobs to a different well-known persona?

Talking on the Pivot Summit in Geelong, Australia, Woz supplied an fascinating thought, as reported by the each day newspaper the Geelong Advertiser (subscription required).

Requested whether or not Tesla CEO Elon Musk is much like Jobs, the Apple co-founder replied: “Having been near Steve Jobs, and never that near Elon Musk, I might say Steve Jobs is extra like  (President) Trump.”

I concern I hear gasps of horror. Was Woz suggesting that he was the Mike Pence of his day?

Woz, nonetheless, justified his comparability by saying this of Jobs: “Numerous stunning stuff you would by no means hear about, however you’ll by no means need your personal baby to be that approach. You’d simply be shocked human being would do these issues.”

Woz did not elaborate on what these stunning issues have been (though we reached out to Woz for affirmation and clarification and can replace if we hear again.) However Jobs did, certainly, have a repute for outpourings of anger. It is stated that he might be imply, too.

Some would discover it laborious to think about Jobs, say, suggesting that Mexicans are rapists or mocking another person’s incapacity. 

Furthermore, I fancy the 2 corporations constructed by every man aren’t precisely alike, with Apple heralded for its revolutionary merchandise. 

Nonetheless, Woz, along with his Trump comparability, was speaking about persona, reasonably than artistic skills. “So far as imaginative and prescient, I feel Elon Musk and Steve Jobs is an effective comparability,” Woz reportedly added.

Sure, Musk does exit of his option to make stunning vehicles, simply as Jobs strained to make stunning computer systems and telephones.

Woz additionally elaborated on his insistence previous to the iPhone X launch that he would not be ready in line for the brand new cellphone. On the time, he instructed he was completely blissful along with his iPhone eight.

In Australia, although, he revealed that Apple CEO Tim Prepare dinner had truly despatched him one. 

Certainly, one attendee, futurist Alex Hagan, reported that Woz claimed he was just a little too busy to get one himself.

Sure, he should prefer it, not less than just a little, to have sat up for 2 nights setting it up.

Both that, or it is damnably troublesome to arrange.

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