I love this quotation. The full article is thought provoking and worth reading.
Woz was able to invent the future because he had a hacker mentality, that combination of burning curiosity, patience and creativity that enables people to figure things out though epic trial-and-error. He was a tweaker, solderer, tester, reverse-engineer, dumpster diver and code experimenter.
From “Why the Nexus 4 is a Great First Computer for Kids” on Cult of Android.
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On this day..
- Digitizing an Elementary Writing Portfolio - 2011
- YouTube can change your life: Just ask Greyson Chance - 2010
- Throwing away 6th grade - OR - The case for online portfolios - 2010
- Thank you, Rick Riordan! - 2008
- Juarez violence trivialized by some media headlines - 2008
- Thumbs down for Indy Jones 4, thumbs up for Prince Caspian - 2008