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    1. 1. Apple Inc . BY Adam C Davies
    2. 2. Contents Acknowledgements Biography: Steve Jobs Usage Of Operating Systems Apple’s Computers Steve JoBs: A Tribute TO the Tech Master Biography: Steve Wozniak Apple’s HandHeld Devices InTroduction to Apple Inc
    3. 3. Intro <ul><li>Apple Inc. is an American multinational corporation that designs and markets consumer electronics, computer software, and personal computers. </li></ul><ul><li>Apple was established in April 1976 in California, and incorporated January 1977. </li></ul>Apple’ s Logos Through the Years The original logo with Isaac Newton under an apple tree The rainbow &quot;bitten&quot; logo, used from late 1976 to 1998 The monochrome logo, used from 1998 to 2003 The glass logo used from 2003 to present
    4. 4. Apple’s Handheld Devices iPad iPod Touch iPhone iPod Nano
    5. 5. Apple’s Computers Mac Pro iMac Macbook Macbook Pro Macbook Air
    6. 6. Biography: Steve Wozniak <ul><li>1950: Born 11 th August in San Jose California </li></ul><ul><li>1971: Enrolled at the University of California </li></ul><ul><li>1976: Quit HP to form “Apple Computers”; became the vice president of Apple </li></ul><ul><li>1981: Injured in a plane crash and took time off Apple </li></ul><ul><li>1983: Returned to Apple </li></ul><ul><li>1985: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Had disagreements with S.Jobs, left Apple; Started new company MBF </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Awarded the National Medal of Technology by the president of the USA for his Achievements at Apple </li></ul></ul><ul><li>1987: Founded a new venture called CL 9, making the first programmable universal remote control </li></ul><ul><li>1990: Co- establishes the Electronic Frontier Foundation to provide legal aid for computer hackers </li></ul><ul><li>2000: Inducted into National Inventors Hall Of Fame and awarded the Heinz Award for Technology </li></ul><ul><li>2001: Co-founded Wheels of Zeus (WoZ), to create wireless GPS technology </li></ul><ul><li>2006: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Founded Acquicor Technology, a holding company for acquiring technology companies and developing them further </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Published his autobiography iWoz: From Computer Geek to Cult Icon </li></ul></ul><ul><li>2009: Joined Fusion-io, a data storage and server company </li></ul>
    7. 7. Biography: Steve Jobs <ul><li>1955: Born in San Francisco on 24 February, adopted by Paul and Clara Jobs. </li></ul><ul><li>1969: Summer job at Hewlett-Packard, meets Steve Wozniak </li></ul><ul><li>1972: Enrols at Reed College in Portland, Oregon, but drops out after a semester, instead choosing to audit classes </li></ul><ul><li>1983: The Lisa computer, named after his daughter, goes on sale </li></ul><ul><li>1985: Resigns from the Apple, following an argument with John Sculley and founds NeXT Inc, a computer company making high-end machines for universities </li></ul><ul><li>1986: Buys the computer graphics division of Lucasfilm Ltd, later renames it Pixar </li></ul><ul><li>1997: Becomes Apple's interim chief executive </li></ul><ul><li>1998: Wins a Chrysler Design Institute award for the iMac design </li></ul><ul><li>2000: ‘Interim' label removed from CEO title </li></ul><ul><li>2001: Unveils the first iPod </li></ul><ul><li>2004: Undergoes surgery for pancreatic cancer </li></ul><ul><li>2009: Receives a liver transplant </li></ul><ul><li>2011: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Takes medical leave of absence from Apple in January </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Returns to Apple in March to unveil the iPad 2 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>August: Jobs steps aside as CEO of Apple </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Died: October </li></ul></ul>
    8. 8. Usage Of Operating Systems This chart shows the percentage of use Operating Systems. As the graph on the right shows, Microsoft Windows is the most popular Operating System. Apple’s OS X only used by 8% of computer users, but in my opinion it is the best Operating System and is design and delivered at a high quality. One of the least Operating Systems in use is Linux, which is only used by 2% of computer users.
    9. 9. With Thanks to … A&E Television Networks bfishadow Slayerfan666 Campuspartycolombia TheodoreWLee Tsubaki Kaworu jonRaptor DonkeyHotey sebas M. Keefe Jdm64 Acknowledgements <ul><li>Information Sources: </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li>http:// . </li></ul><ul><li>http:// </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li>Image Sources: </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> - Authors Acknowledged Below - Authors Acknowledged Below </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>
    10. 10. In Memory of Steve Jobs <ul><li>1955 - 2011 </li></ul>Apple’s Board Of Directors said his &quot;brilliance, passion and energy were the source of countless innovations that enrich and improve all of our lives. The world is immeasurably better because of Steve&quot;. And I Agree. Thank You Steve, You Will Be Missed. R . I . P An It LEGEND PASSED AWAY 06 th October 2011 (