Currently the computer engineer is the chief scientist at Fusion-io, a data-storage and server company, which he also advises on business strategies.
Wozniak has received numerous recognitions. In 1985, he received the National Medal of Technology, along with Steve Jobs, for his contribution to the personal computer; in 2001, he was presented with the Heinz Award for Technology, the Economy and Employment; and in 2011, the American Humanist Association gave him the Isaac Asimov Science Award. In September 2000, Wozniak was inducted into the National Inventors Hall of Fame.
When he was 11 years old he built his own amateur radio station and even got a broadcasting license. At 13 he designed his first computer, which laid the groundwork for his future success.
Some of his other contributions to technology are the programmable universal remote control and wireless GPS technology.