Canadian inventor most famous for having created the motorised wheelchair. Klein was a prolific inventor and developed the Canadarm, robotic arms that were used on the Space Shuttle, the first microsurgical staple gun, the ZEEP nuclear reactor amongst many others.
Apple's first big order - $50,000 - arrived when co-founder Steve Wozniak was still employed with Hewlett-Packard. They had to supply 100 fully built computers. The order value was twice Steve Wozniak's salary at Hewlett-Packard. [more...]