Lance Thompson pumps gas into his truck at a Love's station in St. Joseph, Mo on July 1. The price of oil fell for the ninth straight day Wednesday despite continued turmoil in the Middle East, a drop that could lead to lower gasoline prices for U.S. drivers in the weeks ahead. (AP Photo/St. Joseph News-Press, Sait Serkan Gurbuz)
SAN FRANCISCO: Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak had a front-row seat as the personal computer began to reshape society. So it made perfect sense to him to bring a convention meshing technology with pop culture to Silicon Valley.