Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak suffered minor stroke, released from hospital

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After being hospitalized late Wednesday, Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak has been released from the hospital, confirming he suffered a minor stroke.

Steve Wozniak
Steve Wozniak
Initial reports

from Mexico City said Steve Wozniak had been hospitalized late Wednesday. He was in town to attend a World Business Forum in Mexico City's Santa Fe neighborhood.

Wozniak has since confirmed to ABC that he suffered a minor stroke. He has been released from the hospital and is flying home.

Steve Wozniak is the 73 year old co-founder of Apple who famously left the company in 1985 after he felt it was going in a direction he didn't agree with. He remains a vocal tech pundit respected by the community.

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  • Reply 1 of 9
    chasmchasm Posts: 3,427member
    Very relieved that he’ll recover. Thanks for the updated story.
  • Reply 2 of 9
    Was he wearing a Apple Watch?
    I had AFib last month and it notified me so I went to the ER.
  • Reply 3 of 9
    Good to hear he’s recovering. That’s scary stuff.
  • Reply 4 of 9
    tyler82tyler82 Posts: 1,106member
    Stroke of genius.

    Get well Woz!
  • Reply 5 of 9
    Get Well Woz!!!
  • Reply 6 of 9
    Sounds like they were able to give him that clot busting drug in time!
  • Reply 7 of 9
    Get well Woz – you are the genius who made Apple possible!
  • Reply 8 of 9
    iqatedoiqatedo Posts: 1,825member
    The Woz is only a few years older than me - I am heavily invested in him staying well and thriving.

    Get well Steve.
  • Reply 9 of 9
    eriamjheriamjh Posts: 1,689member
    All the best, Mr. Woz!
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